The land of the pharaohs is magnificent for the grandeur with which Egyptians pays homage to both life and death.
Ancient Egypt and all its physical manifestations are at the forefront of the popular imagination when people mention this country and for good reason. Over 7000 years of history has left Egypt with a gripping, fascinating and inspiring legacy. With names like Ramses, Nefertiti and Tutankhamen and places like the Great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx - travellers to Egypt will get to see breathtaking temples, fascinating mummies and incredible artwork.
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Perhaps Egypt's most iconic site, no pyramids are more celebrated than the Great Pyramids of Giza. Located on a plateau on the west bank of the Nile River, within sight of contemporary Cairo, the biggest of the bunch - the Great Pyramid - is the only surviving structure out of the seven wonders of the ancient world. In the above video, you get to see these incredible structures in a way you've likely never seen before.
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