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10 World's Famous Historical Places You Must See

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The Old Kingdom of Egypt (c. 2613-2181 BCE) is also known as the 'Age of the Pyramids' or 'Age of the Pyramid Builders' as it includes the great 4th Dynasty when King Sneferu perfected the art of pyramid building and the pyramids of Giza were constructed under the kings Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure. The historical records of this period, the 4th-6th Dynasties of Egypt, are scarce and historians regard the history of the era as literally 'written in stone'. (By Joshua J. Mark) --AHE

Old Kingdom of Egypt

“GREAT PYRAMID OF GIZA: ” THE Great Pyramid of Giza is a defining symbol of Egypt and the last of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World. It is located on the Giza plateau near the modern city of.

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The Great pyramid of Giza: Khufu was the second pharaoh of the dynasty; He is generally accepted as having built the Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World,

The Great Pyramid of Giza, Cairo, Egypt

The Great Pyramid of Giza, Cairo, Egypt

The Giza pyramids %u2014 Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure %u2014 were constructed between 2589 B.C. and 2504 B.C., though scientists still debate how exactly they were erected. Once built, the Giza pyramids were encased in white limestone, most of which has worn away. The pyramids were most likely used as the resting places for their respective kings. The grave goods once located inside the pyramid complexes would have helped the kings ascend to the afterlife. [Read more: Pyramids of Giza]

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The Giza pyramids — Khufu, Khafre and Menkaure — were constructed between 2589 B. and 2504 B., though scientists still debate how exactly they were erected. Once built, the Giza pyramids were encased in white limestone, most of which has worn away.

The Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt, by moonlight.  Spectacular!  ©Marco Carmassi  www.adventurefittravel.com

The Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt, by moonlight. Spectacular! ©Marco Carmassi www.adventurefittravel.com

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The Great Sphinx, located at the Giza Plateau in Egypt, is one among the largest and oldest statues in the world. However, nobody knows the time when the statue was built, the person built it as well as the model for the face.

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Cairo is a city full of life and excitement. the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, the Nile River, Greek Roman and Islamic architecture. This is no doubt one of the places to visit before you die.

Cairo is a city full of life and excitement. the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, the Nile River, Greek Roman and Islamic architecture. This is no doubt one of the places to visit before you die.

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The Great Pyramid of Giza is the world top wonder in Egypt. We are giving here all information about Great Pyramid with latest photographs-images for

Pyramids of Egypt - definitely on my to do list ever since I learned about them in the 3 rd grade.

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