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Aswan High Dam

Aswan High Dam Aswan High Dam The High Dam of Aswan is a rock fill dam, and one of the most important achievements of the in the last century in [...]

Philae Temple

Philae Temple Philae Temple Philae is an island in Lake Nasser, Nubia. It was formerly an island in the First Cataract of the Nile River and the previous site of [...]

Unfinished Obelisk

Unfinished Obelisk Unfinished Obelisk The unfinished obelisk is the largest known ancient obelisk, located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt in Aswan (Assuan), Egypt. It [...]

Abu Simbel

Abu Simbel Abu Simbel Abu Simbel is about 280 KM away from Aswan, in the southern region of Nubia near the Sudanese border. Here stands the Great Temple of Ramses [...]

Valley of the Queens

Valley of Queens Valley of the Queens The Valley of the Queens is a place in Egypt where wives of Pharaohs were buried in ancient times. In ancient times, it [...]

Valley of the Kings

Valley of the Kings Valley of the Kings The Valley of the Kings is a valley in Egypt where, for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to [...]

Colossi of Memnon

Colossi of Memnon Colossi of Memnon Colossi of Memnon are two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. For the past 3400 years (since1350 BC) they have stood in the [...]

Hatshepsut Temple

Hatshepsut Temple "El Dier El Bahari" Hatshepsut Temple (El Dier El Bahari) The Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the Djeser-Djeseru ("Holy of Holies"), is located beneath the cliffs at Deir [...]

Deir El Madina

Deir El Madina Deir El Madina Deir el-Medina is an ancient Egyptian village which was home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings [...]

Luxor Temple

Luxor Temple Luxor Temple Luxor Temple, or The Temple of Luxor, is among the most beautiful Temples in Egypt. It was known in the New Kingdom period as Ipt-Rsyt, which means [...]