The delegation of the ambassadors of the Ibero-American countries visiting the Citadel of Qaitbay in Alexandria – Min. For Tourism & Antiques

CAIRO – October 20, 2021: On October 19, the Citadel of Qaitbay in Alexandria received a delegation of 15 ambassadors from Ibero-American countries on the sidelines of their visit to Alexandria to take part in the activities of the Ibero-American Culture Week held at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

The delegation included the ambassadors of Mexico, Argentina, Panama, Ecuador, Venezuela, Brazil, Portugal, Spain, Guatemala, Colombia, Uruguay and others.

During the visit, the delegation was accompanied by the Governor of Alexandria Mohamed el-Sherif and the Deputy Foreign Minister for Latin Affairs Ashraf Mounir.

The ambassadors were keen to have a field tour of every part of the citadel, observing the harvest, the main towers, the castle courtyard and the old cannons.

This visit is part of the ambition of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to take advantage of the important events and international tournaments that take place in Egypt to promote its various tourist and archaeological objectives, by all delegations and teams participating in these events , Free visits are granted to learn about Egypt’s various museums, tourist destinations and archaeological areas.