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getting inside Dahshur...no lights...and 65 meters shaft! Fun!  
   

getting inside Dahshur...no lights...and 65 meters shaft! Fun!

Saqqara, Dahshur, Memphis, my second little side trip in Egypt...

February 27th 2010
My second day in Egypt...after a needed night of sleep...my second mission, discovering the ancient pyramids of Saqqara, Dahshur as well as the ancient Memphis. I'm allergic to huge tour groups. So I went on the internet to try to figure out how much to pay for the taxi ride. First taxi...was a joke and I left him after 200 meters. Second taxi was interesting...didn't speak any english....my ar ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Lower Egypt » Saqqara

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
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