Forget about the Great Pyramids and the Sphinx: I spent a month in Egypt, and the most spectacular site I visited was the ancient city of Thebes
|04/15/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Egypt’s most famous site is the Great Pyramid of Giza, the only one of the Seven Wonders of the World still standing and one of the new seven wonders of the world, introduced in 2007.
- On a recent trip to Egypt, I found that the city of Luxor, once the ancient capital of Thebes and often called the world’s “largest open-air museum,” held far more fascinating ancient Egyptian ruins, burial sites, temples, and hieroglyphs than Giza.
- Luxor is home to the Valley of the Kings, a valley of over 60 rock-cut royal tombs filled with colorful hieroglyphs and cave read more >>>