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Step Pyramid of Saqqara

March 13th 2006
When we woke up this morning, we noticed that the sky was overcast…what we found out was overcast = sand storm. We hired a guide named Tarek to do a half day tour with us at Saqqara, which is home to the Step Pyramid built by Djoser 3500 years ago. There are several other pyramids there as well, all of which were the first to be built. Most of them just look like big piles of rocks now, as ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Lower Egypt » Cairo

Egyptian Flag The regularity and richness of the annual Nile River flood, coupled with semi-isolation provided by deserts to the east and west, allowed for the development of one of the world's great civilizations. A unified kingdom arose circa 3200 B.C. and a ser... ... read more
7th December 2010

Hi Matt & Erin, Thanks for wonderful photographs. I am intending to visit Egypt soon & much excited too. The Mural photographs you have clicked are really nice. Compliments..... Sagar

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