Coptic Monastery – Wadi el Natrun, Egypt – Photo

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Coptic Monastery - Wadi el Natrun, Egypt - Daily Photo

Saint Macarius of Egypt came to Wadi el Natrun in the Egyptian desert around 330 AD where he founded a monastic community that can still be visited today.

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by Chris Christensen

Chris Christensen is the creator of the Amateur Traveler blog and podcast, and a co-host for This Week in Travel podcast.

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