UNRAVEL THE MYSTERY IN EGYPT
Have you people watched “the mummy” movie and felt like discovering all the hidden secrets of Egypt?
Well, Egyptian history is an amalgam of the century old monuments and their dark secrets related to the kings and queens who ruled over the time. Egypt is an historic country linking the northeast Africa with middle east. It’s situated on the fertile Nile river.
Majority of the tourist attraction is due the beautiful and ancient pyramids which give us a strong taste about the old Egypt. The mummies have also drawn a significant attraction over the years, as the archaeologists have discovered various mummies of the kings and queens one of them being that of the famous king Tutankhamun which has always been in news.
Let’s take a look at some places in Egypt which are a must visit!
It’s located on the coast of Mediterranean Sea. This beautiful place is a leading port and is a transportation hub. Alexandria was found in 331BC by Alexander the great. It was a home to 500,000 books but all of them were destroyed by the earthquake.
It’s situated 85km north of Sharm el- sheikh on the Gulf of Aqaba. Dahab once an isolated coastal village now is a hippie resort. Combination of Red sea and Sinai desert it’s a perfect destination for wind surfing, scuba and rock climbing.
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Cairo is located near the mouth of Nile river delta. It’s Egypt’s modern capital and is the starting point for cruises up the Nile and explorations of the pyramids of Giza. In the renowned Egyptian museum of Tahrir visitors can get a close view of the treasure of Tutankhamun.
One thousand years later power shifted to Luxor. It’s a mid-sized city and has much to offer such as ancient temples of Karnak and Luxor to tombs of the Valley of kings and queens. Luxor is also famous for the spectacular view of the desert and river scenery.
Egypt has lots of stories stored in for you. Come, discover Egypt and unravel the mystery.
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