Medinet Habu

From Medinet Habu (Madinat Habu) not many tourists reach, a pity, because it is a place worth stopping for even a few hours. Olbrzymi teren można

The Valley of the Queens

This place is called Biban al-Harim in Arabic, Biban al-Sultanat, Biban al-Malikat (Beauty Gates, Gates of Women or Gates of Queens). They do not reflect reality, because in the valley, belonging to the Theban necropolis, …

Roman era – Egypt Islamic

Roman era (30 p.n.e.-395). When Octavian's army entered Alexandria, Cleopatra knew, that the time of freedom for Egypt is over: Roma Aeterna began over 400 years of reign on the Nile. Emperors ruling with …

Medium and New Kingdom

Middle Kingdom (ok. 2133-1786 p.n.e.) and the Second Interim Period (ok. 1786-1567 p.n.e.) During the reign of Mentuhotep II (XI dynasty) trade began to develop, Stone and copper mines were also exploited. Army …

Ancient Egypt

The history of Egypt can be reconstructed from many sources, the most important of which is the Turin Papyrus, founded in the nineteenth dynasty, and the so-called. The Palermo stone, bringing news of events and rulers …

El Quseir

El Quseir was founded around 5000 years ago and served as the main Red Sea port. There were gold mines in it, z niego biegł szlak do Koptos. Od czasów starożytnych jego