Nilo Meter Cairo

The lifeblood of Egyptian civilization was/is the Nile River. The Nile originates in Sub-Sharan Africa. There are multiple sources but the accepted main source is Lake Victoria which is the border between Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. From the source to the mouth it is approximately 4,130 miles long making it the longest river in the […]

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Edfu Temple

(Temple of God Horus)The temple of Edfu was built in the Ptolemaic era for god Horus in 237 BCestablished by Ptolemy III in (237 BC) to worship the goddess Horus.And it was completed during the reign of “Ptolemy the Thirteenth” in the first century BC.It is considered one of the most important and beautiful Egyptian […]

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The Serapeum Of Saqqara

“If the greatest thing that the ancient Egyptian built above the earth was the Great Pyramid,then the greatest thing that he built underground was Serapeum Saqqara.”Serapeum is the name given to every temple dedicated to its worshipers, Serapis,and it is a cult that brings together two deities, Osiris and Apis.There were many places of worship […]

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Alexandria

Dinocrates planned it according to the order of Alexander 332 BCas the first capital to be established in Egypt on the great green sea(a name was given by the Egyptian to the Mediterranean, the Red Sea, and the Nile River)The city of Alexandria was created by the Greeks out of nothing. Rather, there were existing […]

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The catacomb of Kom Al shokafa

Kom al-Shuqafa Catacombs These Tombs are located in Alexandria in the Kom al-Shuqafa regionand are considered one of the most important cemeteries of the city,and the area was named this name because of the large number of pottery remains and crushersthat were accumulating in this place and the name in GreekIt is intended as a […]

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Quitbay Fortress

This Fortress is located at the end of Pharos Island in the far west of Alexandria. It was built in the ancient place of [(Alexandria’s Light House)], which was destroyed in the year 702 AH as a result of the devastating earthquake that occurred during the reign of Sultan Al-Nasir Muhammad bin Qalawun. The large […]

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