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... Government Type: Republic
... goes to Egypt without seeing
the famous tomb of Tut Ankh Amun. His mummy is there as well as one of his gold sarcophagus and golden death masks. Even though it was a small tomb, it is not to be missed. The Viking provided ticket allowed for entry to three other tombs Some were very large with beautiful walls and others very accessible and well decorated.. All the ones we chose to view were incredible. Next was Queen Hatshepsut's ...
... the entrance to the pyramid complex, probably 10 hustlers told me I was going the wrong way, even though I could see the darn pyramids right in front of me! It's a ploy a fellow traveller had warned me about, the hustlers "guide" you to the other entrance further away and demand to be paid. A problem I encountered a lot at the pyramids was being approached by men claiming to work in the pyramids as "watchmen" demanding to see my ticket, and ...
Wow wow wow. First of all let me start by explaining that our Egypt trip was not a well thought out trip. We had planned to go to Spain during our last half term and had started planning our flights and accommodation. The night before we booked it all however we decided that we weren't really into Spain... I mean we were ready to spend a week there but weren't getting at all excited. I then randomly saw some bloggers pics on facey about Egypt and fell in love with ...
... We are more than a little surprised at how small all these ancient people are. Thutmosis I, II and III seem particularly tiny.
The Egyptian Museum is much like the Smithsonian in terms of size and quality of its collections. One could easily spent a week here and not see everything. We have less than a complete morning. Even so, we feel fortunate to see what we see. The reason is simple.