50 Interesting Facts About Egypt
Egypt, the land of the Pharaohs, is the oldest tourist destination in the world. People visit, from different parts of the world, to witness the Great Pyramid and Sphinx at Giza, the temples and the ancient cities of Memphis, Alexandria and Hermopolis. Many ancient walls and pillars are carved and inked with hieroglyphic writings, offering a special insight into a beautiful yet deeply mysterious culture. Find out more about the geography, Egyptian people, culture, ancient history and other interesting facts about Egypt. See How Ancient Egypt Shaped the Modern World and Inside the Great Pyramids of Egypt.