Category Archives: Pyramids

YANNI’S CONCERT FOR THE PHARAOHS

THIS YEAR IT IS TWENTY TWO YEARS AGO SINCE YANNI PLAYED HIS FAMOUS CONCERT AT THE ACROPOLLIS IN ATHENS   — AND NOW HE IS PERFORMING AT THE PYRAMIDS!!! —- SINCE FIRST HEARING HIS MUSIC I HAVE BEEN A GREAT FAN OF HIS AND I LOVE … Continue reading

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CAN MODERN TECHNOLOGY SOLVE ANCIENT MYSTERIES?

Egypt’s Minister of Antiquities reveals to Ahram Online details of ‘Scan Pyramids’ project Al Ahram Oct. 21, 2015 Entitled Scan Pyramids, an international project to uncover the secrets of the pyramids, is to be implemented at the end of October, … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S DAILY LIFE = HOUSING

  The Pyramids and temples had architecturally something in common, but the houses standing side by side along the Nile on the West Bank near Luxor today  – DON’T! More from Egypt soon Brigitte    

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PHOTO OF THE WEEK – MAY I HELP YOU?

NO THE PYRAMIDS ARE NOT OPEN TODAY – COME BACK TOMORROW! More from Egypt soon                                Brigitte

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CAIRO’S MENA HOUSE – WHERE HISTORY WAS MADE

The MENA HOUSE in Cairo has from its start, in 1886, accommodated royalties such as the Crown Prince of Japan, Prince of Wales, Shah of Iran, Reza Pahlavi; politicians – Bill Clinton, Barbara Bush; artists – Frank Sinatra Charlton Heston, Sarah … Continue reading

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EGYPT’S ANCIENT STONES

Everything in Ancient Egypt was bigger than life — much bigger than life – -their pyramids, their temples, their statues, and their columns. How the Egyptians, so many years ago, were able to build monuments of that size is still a … Continue reading

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CAIRO – PHOTOS OF THE WEEK

ONCE AGAIN THE WORLD IS FOLLOWING ELECTIONS IN EGYPT………. AND CAIRO WITH OVER 20 MILLION INHABITANTS HAS THE STRONGEST VOICE – HERE ARE SOME IMAGES OF THIS DIVERSIFIED AND FASCINATING CITY.   More from Egypt soon Brigitte  

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INSIDE KHUFU’S PYRAMID

The Great Pyramid of Giza, the Pyramid of Khufu, is the only one of the three Pyramids  on the Giza Plateau that can be visited inside. During my first and second trip to Egypt, while visiting the pyramids I wanted to go … Continue reading

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EGYPT – MAKING A LIVING CAN BE A CHALLANGE

More from Egypt soon   Brigitte

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PYRAMIDS AND TECHNOLOGY – PHOTO OF THE WEEK

CAN YOU IMAGINE STANDING IN FRONT OF THE PYRAMIDS AND YOUR CAMERA DOES NOT WORK? THERE CAN BE NOTHING MORE FRUSTRATING!!! FORTUNATELY THERE ARE YOUNG PEOPLE WHO KNOW ALL ABOUT IT – AND THIS YOUNG MAN WAS KIND ENOUGH TO … Continue reading

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