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Just offshore from Egypt this medieval Crusader fort was built in the Gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea) to protect pilgrims travelling between St Catherine's Monastery in Sinai and Jerusalem. It was later captured by Saladin but abandoned after about 80 years.

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