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  • Omar Shalby

    Egypt talk about 7000year

  • Corli Els

    Great Sphinx and Pyramid of Khafre Photograph by Gursimran Sibia, My Shot The Pyramid of Khafre is the second largest of the ancient Egyptian Pyramids of Giza and the tomb of the fourth-dynasty Pharaoh Khafre. The Great Sphinx is a statue of a reclining lion with a human head that stands on the Giza Plateau in Giza. It was a bright sunny day, but just before I took this shot, my frame was engulfed by these moody clouds appearing from nowhere, making this an

  • Sydney Wells

    The Sphinx and the Pyramid at Khafre at Giza, Egypt

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I've wanted to go there for a long time, but it's not the safest for Americans right now so I think we can push it back on the list a bit!

The Sphinx,Giza,Egypt~The Great Sphinx of Giza commonly referred to as the Sphinx, is a limestone statue of a reclining or couchant sphinx (a mythical creature with a lion's body and a human head) that stands on the Giza Plateau on the west bank of the Nile in Giza,Egypt.It is the largest monolith statue in the world,standing 73.5 metres(241 ft)long,19.3 metres (63 ft)wide,and 20.22 m(66.34 ft) high.

Giza Plateau ---- (Ohhhhh, I sooo want to see this someday! Amazing, ----- and this, is just the start......:)

Sphinx, Egypt (UNESCO World Heritage Site @ Memphis and its Necropolis site)

See the pyramids in Egypt and if I ride a camel along the way, that'd be cool too. :)

The ancient Egyptian sculpture called The Sphinx is also located on the Giza plateau, and was probably carved at the request of the 4th dynasty pharaoh Chephren or Khafre. The statue is carved out of the native bedrock, and has the body of a lion and (so is believed) Pharaoh Chephren's face. Later the Sphinx became associated with the Egyptian god Harmakhis.