Visit the Golden Halls of the Cairo Museum...
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the Egyptian Museum or Museum of Cairo, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. It has 120,000 items, with a representative amount on display, the remainder in storerooms.
Why Cairo is the Middle East’s Gem
But in reality, the Sahara is home to one of the Middle East’s biggest and most important cities: Cairo. The Egyptian capital has an incredible history and is considered the area’s megacity for some good reasons!
Egypt Announces the Discovery of a New Ancient Tomb
This amazing discovery occurred at the Draa Abul Naga necropolis, near the city of Luxor which is around 700km south of Cairo. It’s believed that the tomb contained the remains of goldsmith Amenemhat and his wife, while another tunnel led the teams to another mummy and her two sons.
Enter Egypt By Night in A Stunning Time Lapse Video...
Egypt is home to one of the seven wonders of the world, and for good reason! There really is nowhere quite like this stunning destination, as this fascinating time-lapse video is sure to prove! Just don't blame us if you end up booking a flight to Egypt after you're done watching it...
Take a Look At the Many Secrets of Life in Ancient Egypt
How Was Life Like In Ancient Egypt? Find Out lifestyle, secrets, history facts, tomb, Egypt, ancient history, ancient egypt, pharaohs Ancient Egypt always fascinates us. But do we really know how daily life in that civilization was like? Watch his video to learn more.
This Travel Log Will Take You Through Egypt's Wonders
Ancient Egypt is one of the world's greatest civilizations. In 3150BC, a unified kingdom arose in which a series of dynasties ruled Egypt for the next three millennia.
INTERACTIVE: Visit Ancient Egypt and Learn a Bit About It
If you've ever wondered what secrets lie in Ancient Egypt, then you're in for a real treat! This is because the interactive guide below will take you on a 3D tour of ancient Egypt, where you'll learn all about the pyramids, the pharaoh's tombs, and the many ancient Egyptian gods.
Visiting Egypt? Here's Why You Need to Go to Luxor!
If you’re ever in Egypt, Luxor is a must visit. The Top Tourist Attractions in Luxor travel, baba recommends, tourism, ancient, ruins, attractions, Egypt, Luxor If you are ever visiting Egypt, this video shows why you really must visit Luxor. We bet you've never seen anything quite like it!
QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Ancient Egypt?
Ancient Egypt was one of the most powerful kingdoms of the Ancient world, with their own culture, language, religion and calendar. Even today we recall the epic power that was Ancient Egypt. How much do you know of this legendary realm and culture? Which image depicts the Great Sphinx of Giza?
9 Facts About Ancient Egypt You Probably Didn’t Know
All three of these writing systems were used to record the same spoken language, although few people could actually read in Ancient Egypt (over 90% of the population was illiterate). 3.
Visit 9 of the Most Unusual Towns in the World
Manshiyat Nasser, Egypt This slum city is literally covered in trash! The reason behind it is that its close neighbor, Egypt's capital - Cairo, doesn't have an efficient and effective system to dispose of it's trash.
The Whole World in One Glance...
River Nile flows through Egypt by the Pyramids of Giza in Cairo. Further, the Red Sea, Sinai Peninsula, Dead Sea, Jordan River, as well as the island of Cyprus in the Mediterranean Sea and Greece on the horizon.
What Major Cities Looked Like 100 Years Ago...
Cairo, Egypt — 1910 3. Paris, France — 1902 4. Tokyo, Japan — 1880 5. Berlin, Germany — circa 1910 [related_articles] 6. Jakarta, Indonesia — 1885 7. Mumbai, India — circa 1890–1910 8. Beijing, China — 1910 9. London, England — circa 1893 10. Baghdad, Iraq — circa 1909 11. St.
These Remarkable Ceilings Are a Different Kind of Art!
Iran source 6) Vakil Mosque, Shiraz, Iran source 7) Shah Mosque, Isfahan, Iran source 8) Jalil Khayat Mosque, Arbil, Iraq source 9) Grand Mosque of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran source 10) Nasir Al-Mulk Mosque, Shiraz, Iran source 11) Fatima Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran source 12) Al Soltan Qalawoon Mosque, Cairo
24 Middle Eastern Hotels that Redefine Luxury.
The Oberoi, Sahl Hasheesh – Hurghada, Egypt 17. Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence – Giza, Egypt 18. Herods Boutique – Eilat, Israel 19. Qasr Al Sharq, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 20. Jumeirah at Etihad Towers – Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 21.
We Want Buildings to Look Unique But This May Be Too Much!
A futuristic building in Cairo, Egypt ( Reddit ) 7. A strange structure in Bierpinsel, Berlin ( Reddit ) [related_articles] 8. A kindergarten designed to look like a ship in storm, Kindergarten Luginsland, Behnisch & Partern in Stuttgart, Germany ( Reddit ) 9.
3 Exciting Archaeological Discoveries Made in 2020!
Mummies discovered in Egypt during the coronavirus crisis Image Source: Wikimedia Commons While most of us were only able to gaze at Egypt’s pyramids only online, some major archeological findings accrued in the country, in the midst of the coronavirus crisis.
The Blind Orchestra - Amazing!
Cairo's Egyptian Girls Chamber Orchestra has been called "a thing of light and hope". That is because every member of this orchestra - is blind.
Step Inside Some of the World's Most Stunning Mosques
[related_articles] Aqsunqur Mosque, Cairo, Egypt Old Cairo is a museum of mosques with dozens of historic shrines located in the medieval center. One of the finest is the Aqsunqur Mosque, completed in 1347.
How Different Families Around the World Eat...
. $151.27 The Ahmed family from Cairo, Egypt (12 people) Weekly food expenditures: U.S. $68.53 The Batsori from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (4 people) Weekly food expenditures: U.S. $40.06 The Yim family from Tingo, Ecuador (9 people) Weekly food expenditures: U.S. $31.55 The Namgais from Shingkhey village
10 of the Most Outlandish Building Designs Ever Conceived
Bio- Pyramid, Cairo, Egypt Desertification is one of the biggest environmental problems facing the world today. This design, created by a team of US architects, is aimed at preventing the desertification of Cairo.
These Hotel Rooms Are the OPPOSITE of Relaxing
"The cleaner at the hotel in Egypt made this towel-monkey, and dressed it in my used boxers." Image Source: Reddit 5. Flat carpet in a hotel in Cologne, Germany imitating a curvy surface Image Source: Reddit 6.
These Urban Megaprojects Are the World's Most Ambitious
Cairo, Egypt — New Cairo Capital This massive development is currently under construction to the east of downtown Cairo, the Egyptian capital. Spread across 270 square miles, New Cairo Capital will feature 21 new residential districts that will contain enough housing for 5 million people.
Test: Can You Name the Capitals of the World?
Cordoba Bariloche Rosario Buenos Aires The capital of Egypt is... Alexandria Port Said Cairo Giza You Need to Learn More Capitals... Share Result You got most of these capitals wrong, which means you may need to work a bit on your geographical knowledge. Or perhaps go on more trips?