Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Pyramids of Giza

The pyramids of Giza, as seen from the south and focuses on the three small pyramids of queens, and behind the pyramid of Menkaure, in the middle of Chephren and the right of Cheops (Great Pyramid ")

The Pyramids of Giza in Egypt are among the most famous and oldest surviving monuments of mankind. You are on the western edge of the Nile Valley, about eight kilometers southwest of the city of Giza. They are located about 15 km from Cairo city center and are located directly on the Pyramid Street (Sharia al-Ahram). They are the only surviving of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world. Since 1979, the Pyramids of Giza are among the World Heritage.

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