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That Time I Was Almost Arrested For Climbing The Great Pyramid Of Giza

Andrej Ciesielski | Posted 02.01.2016 | Travel
Andrej Ciesielski

It is inconceivable that the pyramids were made without any machines.

Teen Risks Jail To Climb To The Top Of The Great Pyramid Of Giza

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.29.2016 | World

A German teen risked jail time in Egypt in exchange for the thrill of a lifetime: a climb to the top of the Great Pyramid of Giza. Andrej Ciesielski, ...

5 Places That Will Yank You Out Of Your Rut

Oyster | Posted 12.05.2015 | Travel
Oyster

The benefits of traveling are extensive -- and often surprising. Traveling has been accredited with the ability to heal, educate, and expand our horizons. The feeling of inspiration many of us get after traveling is undoubtedly one of the best consequences of a trip away.

5 Things to Know About Hamdy Reda

Simon Watson | Posted 05.08.2015 | Arts
Simon Watson

Though known as a photographer, Hamdy in fact creates photographic works that capture a kind of durational performance art. He's taken, for instance, thousands of photos of the desert that describe the infinitely wide color range of that terrain.

These 9 Famous Landmarks Look Absolutely Stunning... Until You Zoom Out

Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel

Let's play a game! We've all seen the stock photo versions of these world-famous landmarks. Some of us have even been there. But what they don't norma...

Egypt, Through the Eyes of a Protester: An Interview with Wael Nawara

Inesha Premaratne | Posted 10.30.2013 | World
Inesha Premaratne

Wael Nawara was there when the protests first started in Cairo in January of 2011. Nawara talks about how the landscape of the demonstrations extends beyond those seen in Tahrir Square or in Giza to the outskirts of the cities, to even the most rural of villages.

Holiday Shopping Havens Worldwide

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Tired of visiting the same designer boutiques, venerable chains and fluorescently-lit retail centers? So are we. That's why we decided to scour the globe for unique shopping spots; in these retail heavens, you'll find an eclectic array of boutique haunts, stylish department stores and secret discount venues.

Egypt Reopens Giza Pyramid & Tombs To Tourists

Posted 10.12.2012 | Travel

Egypt's new Antiquities Minister has reopened the Pyramid of Chefren and six other ancient tombs on the Giza plateau in a bid to bring tourists back t...

Andrew Burmon

Visiting The Next Giza

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel

The only English words heard in Said Gomaa's coffee shop are expletives shouted by the action stars blasting their way through a satellite network's a...

PHOTOS: Cerebral Cruising Towards Antiquity

Yvonne Yorke | Posted 04.11.2012 | Travel
Yvonne Yorke

After several attempts to catch a taxi back to the ship, one of the local shopkeepers voluntarily came out of his store and helped me flag down a taxi and give the driver directions.

Cairo, the Pole Star of Arab Cultural Consciousness

Rizwan A. Rahmani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rizwan A. Rahmani

All Arab eyes are watching Cairo. But this time, with Al Jazeera present internationally, not only current Arab residents, but ex-patriots Arabs and t...