Khafre’s Inside Story

Khafre, who was the son of Khufu, was also known as Rakhaef or Chephren. He ruled from 2520 – 2494 B.C. and is responsible for the second largest pyramid complex at Giza, which includes the Sphinx, a Mortuary Temple, and a Valley Temple. The most distinctive feature of Khafre’s Pyramid is the topmost layer of… Continue reading Khafre’s Inside Story

Report of Egypt Pyramids

by Mark Lehner Acknowledgments Our 1997 excavation season of the Koch-Ludwig Giza Plateau Mapping Project drew to a close on March 29, 1997. For a very successful season, we are grateful to Dr. Ali Hassan, President of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, and Dr. Zahi Hawass, Director General of Giza and Saqqara, for their cooperation… Continue reading Report of Egypt Pyramids

Ancient Egypt Pyramids

Mysteries, Facts, Fictions, Controversy, Stories and Videos Hundreds of websites and books on Ancient Egypt Pyramids, tells us that the Great Pyramids were build by 100,000 slaves and it took them 20 years to finish them. You will also hear that the Pyramids are simply tombs for the kings. This is the “orthodox” story which… Continue reading Ancient Egypt Pyramids

Egypt

The Egyptian pyramids, after nearly 4,500 years, are still standing as testaments to the faith, dedication and technology of ancient Egyptians. A trip to Egypt would not be complete without a visit to the Pyramids. Other pyramids exist, but their purpose, for the most part, was different than those of ancient Egypt. The pyramids most… Continue reading Egypt

Dreamy Egypt holidays

Egypt offers mysterious ancient history and stunning Red Sea, ideal location for diving, snorkelling and golf. Also, you can combine your holiday with a stay in Jordan, an opportunity to see 2 fascinating countries during your stay. Plus, we are now featuring 2 new and exclusive destinations in the United Arab Emirates, Fujairah and Ras… Continue reading Dreamy Egypt holidays