Egyptian pyramids

Egyptian pyramids

Egypt isn’t very interested country. It is mostly desert, and because recent terrorist problems in this area, isn’t very popular for tourists! But there is one place in Egypt where every person on the planet wants to go! I believe that many people have already been there. The mentioned place is Giza!

Pyramids here are magnificent! It is still unknown how ancient Egyptian made them. There are many theories, but it is impossible to prove them! The one thing we know is that more than 100.000 workers were needed for construction of just one pyramid! Many historians claims that they were made by slaves, but, because Pharaohs were worshiped in ancient Egypt, more reasonable explanation is that volunteers build them! Although, their building process is still unknown, the reason why they were built is known. They are tombs for Pharaohs. The shape of them represents descending rays of the sun. When they were made, all pyramids were covered with a highly reflective white limestone. The viewers could see pyramids from a long distance. This white limestone cannot be seen on any of the pyramids, because it was stolen. The same situation is inside, where tomb robbers stole almost all historical objects! According to the latest information, there are 118 or 138 pyramids. The exact number of them cannot be determined, because many of the pyramids are destroyed. The oldest pyramid is The Pyramid of Djoser (build 2630 BC–2611 BC)!

If you haven’t visited this place, pack your bags and go! Egypt is a very cheap country, so visiting this magnificent place is affordable.


top rated

Editor's Pick

latest articles

  • Free public transport across Estonia

    Free public transport across Estonia

    Estonia is set to implement free transport for its residents across much of the country. The free fare scheme to due to begin on July 1st. The country is already a world leader in free public transit after fares on buses, trains and trams in Tallinn were abolished in 2013.

  • Escort Passport 9500ix Radar / Laser Detector

    Escort Passport 9500ix Radar / Laser Detector

    Almost all companies that manufacturer radar detectors claim that their products are one of the best, if not the best in the market. They often describe their radar detectors as the most technologically advanced in the market, and this is fair game because they're allowed to do that. Most of the…

  • Opposition to New Orleans streetcar expansion

    Opposition to New Orleans streetcar expansion

    The plans to even study the possible RTA expansion in New Orleans have faced opposition. The company that runs the streetcar line is planning on expanding New Orleans' streetcar line. According to news reports, some people believe that the Regional Transit Authority needs to find a better way to…

  • Investigation of New Jersey moving trains’ doors flying open.

    Investigation of New Jersey moving trains’ doors flying open.

    For those who haven’t had the pleasure of riding NJ Transit, now may not be the best time to give it a shot. After numerous reports about doors opening while the trains were running, NJ Transit spokeswoman Nancy Snyder has confirmed 11 separate incidents between New Year Day and February 7.…