Giza 2


The Sphinx, with the head of a man and the body of a lion, indicating that it is both intelligent

and strong, stands guard in front of the Giza Pyramids and faces the Nile River.



All pyramids have entrances, which were sealed after burial, on their north sides.



Our very animated guide, Hussein


Hieroglyphics in one of the queens' temples.


View of the Sphinx from the pyramids.



Chephren pyramid and one of the queen's pyramids


The latest theory on how the Cheops Pyramid was built is illustrated at



-Malvado Home-          -Giza 1-          -Khan al-Khalili-          -Dahshur 1-          -Dahshur 2-          -Saqqara & Memphis-

-The Citadel-          -Old Cairo-          -Modern Cairo-          -**Luxor Temple-

-**Karnak Temple-          -**Valley of the Kings-          -**Valley of the Queens-


** Denotes new photos added 26 May 2007