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Hieroglyphs on Ramesses Colossus (by David Lewis)

The Nubian monuments, constructed by Pharaoh Ramesses II (1300 BCE). Abu Simbel, Nubia, Egypt

Treasury of Tutankhamun, 1926, by Harry Burton. Burton's photograph of the treasury, a small room off the burial chamber in the tomb of Tutankhamun, is a classic image of discovery. Ancient Egypt .

Queen Hatshepsut's mortuary temple,niel's west bank, #luxor #egypt ... The temple is totaly carved into the hill in the back!

Edzna: Temple of the Five Stories Also known as The Palace, the Temple of Five Stories "faces west and is aligned so that on May 1st and August 13 -- when the sun reaches its zenith at this location -- the setting sun blazes directly into its rooms. This alignment is probably related to planting times." Coe, Andrew,