Mummies of the Egyptian Museum

Mummies of the Egyptian Museum

When you plan your visit to the Egyptian Museum, you’ll find an added option of visiting the mummies exhibit. This isn’t included in the general museum admission—unless you book certain guided tours—but many visitors find it to be well worth the extra...
Five Things to See in Cairo (That Aren’t Pyramids)

Five Things to See in Cairo (That Aren’t Pyramids)

It’s pretty likely that when you hear the word Cairo, you automatically imagine yourself standing among the great pyramids, with the sand blowing around you and a world of mystery just waiting for you to explore. You wouldn’t be alone thinking that, but it’s...
10 Amazing Facts About the Pyramids of Egypt

10 Amazing Facts About the Pyramids of Egypt

There’s no doubt that the Pyramids of Egypt are some of the world’s great wonders,and whether you’ve been there or simply learned about them in school, they are elusive and mysterious. Many have wondered how they got there, who built them, did aliens have...
Treasures of the Egyptian Museum

Treasures of the Egyptian Museum

King Nebkheperura Tutankhamun is easily one of the most recognized kings who has ever existed – and one of the most mysterious. Although some is known about “boy king” Tutankhamun from the items discovered in his tomb; there is still so much that remains unknown –...
The Mysterious Sphinx

The Mysterious Sphinx

One of the most recognizable monuments, the Great Sphinx of Giza is also one of the oldest—and biggest—monolithic statues in the world. With dimensions 66.3 feet tall,  62.6 feet wide, and 238 feet long, and although it is a true mystery as to the exact date of...
The Great Pyramids of Giza

The Great Pyramids of Giza

The Pyramids of Giza are among the most famous, mysteriously intriguing man-made structures on the planet. Built over 4000 years ago, when Egypt was actually one of the world’s most powerful civilizations, the role of the pyramids was to represent the unique role that...