Egyptian Museum in Cairo contains the world's most extensive collection of pharaonic antiquities; no visit to Egypt is complete without a trip through its galleries. The original collection was established in the late 19th century under Auguste Mariette and housed in Boulaq.

Egyptian Museum in Cairo contains the world's most extensive collection of pharaonic antiquities; no visit to Egypt is complete without a trip through its galleries. The original collection was established in the late 19th century under Auguste Mariette and housed in Boulaq.

The Hanging Church is Cairo's most famous Coptic church first built in the AD 3rd or 4th century.

The Hanging Church is Cairo's most famous Coptic church first built in the AD 3rd or 4th century.

Sarcophagus of Sha-Amun-en-su, which is a part of the museum colection: Agência de Notícias Brasil-Árabe

Sarcophagus of Sha-Amun-en-su, which is a part of the museum colection: Agência de Notícias Brasil-Árabe

I am fascinated by the pyramids (especially the pyramids in Giza). I suppose I just have to get my Egypt "fix" by reading the Amelia Peabody book series.

I am fascinated by the pyramids (especially the pyramids in Giza). I suppose I just have to get my Egypt "fix" by reading the Amelia Peabody book series.

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