Siwa Oasis is located nearly 50 km east of the Libyan border and 560 km from Cairo. It is located in a deep depression that reaches below sea level, to about −19 metres. It is surrounded by desert landscape and jagged sandstone hills.
France 2017, Siwa Oasis.
The picture is taken from the dam in front of the Taziry Ecolodge in Siwa (29°13'0.72"N 25°25'23.18"E).
Taziry Ecolodge & Sustainable Village has been built at the footstep of the famous Red Mountain of Siwa, facing the magnificent White Mountain; overlooking the vast Gary Lake, and the timeless dunes of the Great Sand Sea.
The stamp was issued in the series "Reflets - Paysages du Monde".