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CAIRO – 11October 2017: At the foot of a mountain in Siwa, there is a place called “Al-Tibtah.” It is a fusion between a tourist center and a medical center due to the presence of a lake that is over 95 percent salt.
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The lake is four meters in depth, but you cannot drown in it due to the heavy capacity of this water, as there is a large amount of natural salt mixed in it.
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At Al-Tibtah Mountain you can enjoy the natural beauty and swimming in crystal clear water safely, as well as get a natural medical treatment for the eyes, skin and sinuses.
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Siwis traditionally utilize this salt in building homes and shaping their tools and also lamps, believed to produce healing energy with the heat of the light source.
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Siwa will celebrate its annual Tourism Festival Nov. 5, as well as its Dates Festival Nov. 22. While there, do not miss the unique salty experience.