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Valley of the Kings

West Bank Necropolis

Rick Steves | Posted 06.29.2013 | Travel
Rick Steves

Across the Nile from Luxor is a valley with more ancient treasures than any place I've seen. I spent a long day visiting tombs and temples to find the best places for my upcoming TV episodes on Egypt.

Sundial Found Near Ancient Tomb May Be Oldest Of Its Kind

Posted 03.22.2013 | Science

By: Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor Published: 03/20/2013 02:07 PM EDT on LiveScience A sundial discovered outside a tomb in Egypt's V...

Is Egypt Safe for Tourism? Yes.

John Nicholson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
John Nicholson

The truth about Egypt is that its recent restlessness is more about internal domestic issues and about a proud and awakened people yearning for freedom and dignity.

Seven Trips To Expand Your Comfort Zone

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 09.23.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

he Hermitage is great, their storage rooms even better and the glorious mansions of the Romanov period are opening for a glimpse of the past we have all read about.

Kin Tut's Grandfather, Pharaoh Amenhotep III, Carved In Statue Discovered In Egypt

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Exactly eighty-eight years after another historic Egyptian discovery, archaeologists conducting a routine dig Thursday unearthed the top half of a red...

Egypt's Valley Of The Kings Tombs Could Disappear In 150 Years Due To Tourists

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The head of Egypt's antiquities has warned that a pharaoh's tombs could disappear in as little as 150 years due to damage by visitors, AFP reports. Z...