Cairo’s City of the Dead: A thousand years of architectural history; Amira Noshokaty; Ahram

Ahram Online looks back at the long history of Cairo’s historic cemeteries, which each hold up mirrors to the rich heritage of Egypt…

Source: Cairo’s City of the Dead: A thousand years of architectural history – Special Files – Folk

Despite the EU’s travel ban to Americans, here are the countries still welcoming US tourists; CNN

Earlier this month, the European Union omitted the United States from its list of 15 countries whose citizens are permitted to visit. However, there is still a handful of options.

Source: Despite the EU’s travel ban to Americans, here are the countries still welcoming US tourists

I live in Bromley, why have I been asked if I’m a resident of Egypt?; George Nixon; This Is Money

At the end of May George Nixon received a letter claiming to be from Lloyds, his bank, saying they believe he have recently updated his details and that he is now a tax resident of Egypt.

Source: I live in Bromley, why have I been asked if I’m a resident of Egypt?

Ten Hidden Gems Can’t be Missed in Egypt; Iuliia Tore; Rus Tourism News

There are a lot of top 10 lists online but this one list can’t be missed. In it, every reader will understand why Egypt is on the bucket list.

Source: Ten Hidden Gems Can’t be Missed in Egypt – Rus Tourism News

Egypt to develop citadel as new hub of Historic Cairo; Al Monitor

As Egypt gears up to welcome tourists next month, the country’s Supreme Council of Antiquities and Sovereign Wealth Fund signed a contract to develop Cairo’s historical area of Bab al-Azab, where the imposing Salah al-Din al-Ayyubi Citadel is located.

Source: Egypt to develop citadel as new hub of Historic Cairo

How to make the most of a one-day visit to Egypt’s Valley of the Kings; Aryana Azari; Matador Network

Take time for more than 3,000 years of history on display.

Source: How to make the most of a one-day visit to Egypt’s Valley of the Kings

Egypt’s Wealth Fund to Develop Cairo Citadel District Into Tourist Destination; Patrick Werr; Reuters

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Fayoum Oasis: Egypt’s best kept secret; Elhab Borale; CNN

This desert oasis with a magical lake, cascading waterfalls, and a valley of ancient whales is one of Egypt’s hidden treasures.

Source: Fayoum Oasis: Egypt’s best kept secret

Relocation of Egyptian Sphinxes Exposes Them to Potential Environmental Damage, Experts Fear; Rachel Delia Benaim; The Weather Channel

Egyptologists spoke up against the government’s moving the sphinxes, citing concerns about how the pollution and intense heat in Cairo would negatively affect the artifacts.

Source: Relocation of Egyptian Sphinxes Exposes Them to Potential Environmental Damage, Experts Fear | The Weather Channel

10 Magnificent Examples Of Ancient Egyptian Architecture; Nathaniel Whelan; World Atlas

The following is a list of ten most impressive examples of ancient Egyptian architecture that are a must-see while visiting the Land of the Pharaohs.

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Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Egypt you Must Visit in 2020; Dangula Bingula; DemotiX

The first association of Egypt are Pyramids, which is natural since the Pyramids in Giza are part of the Seven World Wonders. However, Egypt has much more to offer besides the Pyramids and Sphinx near Cairo.

Source: Top 10 Tourist Attractions in Egypt you Must Visit in 2020 – DemotiX

Egyptian archaeological sites in UNESCO’s World Heritage List; Angy Essam; Egypt Today

Celebrating World Heritage Day, Egypt Today will give its readers a list of the Egyptian archaeological sites that were added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List.

Source: Egyptian archaeological sites in UNESCO’s World Heritage List

St Catherine’s Monastery; Lonely Planet


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Google Earth Offers Vivid Virtual Tours of 30 Famous World Heritage Sites; Ruby Anderson; Thrillist

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Egypt Just Finished Restoring Its Oldest Pyramid; Tim Nelson; Architectural Digest

After a 14-year renovation totaling $6.6 million, the 4,700-year-old Pyramid of Djoser is ready to welcome visitors again

Source: Egypt Just Finished Restoring Its Oldest Pyramid

Tourists stay away as Egypt reopens oldest pyramid; Menna A Farouk; Al Monitor

Egypt has finally reopened its oldest pyramid after 14 years of restoration work, but the timing could have been better.

Source: Tourists stay away as Egypt reopens oldest pyramid

IoT adds preservation support for Tutankhamun’s tomb in Valley of the Kings; Joe O’Halloran; Computer Weekly

Geological research project deploys internet of things technology to ensure ancient Egyptian heritage site maintains structural stability.

Source: IoT adds preservation support for Tutankhamun’s tomb in Valley of t…

What you need to know about Egypt’s newly opened oldest pyramid; Theodora Aidoo; Face2Face Africa

Egypt has reopened its oldest pyramid ”Djoser pyramid” which is reportedly the world’s oldest monumental stone building to the public.

Source: What you need to know about Egypt’s newly opened oldest pyramid – Face2Face Africa

Inside the Pyramid of Djoser — the world’s oldest still-standing stone building — that reopened after 14 years of restoration; James Pressley; Business Insider

After 14 years, the oldest pyramid in the world, known as the Pyramid of Djoser, has reopened. Here’s what it’s like inside.

Source: Inside the Pyramid of Djoser — the world’s oldest still-standing stone building — that reopened after 14 years of restoration

Egypt’s oldest pyramid reopens to the public after years of restoration; Amy Woodyatt; CNN

Egypt has reopened the 4,700-year-old Djoser pyramid after 14 years.

Source: Egypt’s oldest pyramid reopens to the public after years of restoration