The Temples at ABU SIMBEL, EGYPT Long before Ramses II, the site had been sacred to Hathor of Absek. The temple built by Ramses, however, was dedicated to the sun gods Amon-Re and Re-Horakhte. The place which first got me interested in Egyptology.
Don't miss out on any of the best spots in the Grand Canyon! This list is a comprehensive guide to the North and South Rim viewpoints, hikes, and points of interest that you can't miss on your first visit. This guide is written by a former park ranger a
The Valley of Kings Final resting place for Pharaohs and nobles of the New Kingdom of Ancient Egypt. It was inuse for near 500 years, and lies in the heart of the Theben Necropolis. It contains 63 known tombs.