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Temple of Debod

Temple of Debod

Spain is steadily emerging as a popular tourist destination. One of the reasons behind Spain’s phenomenal rise as a major tourist destination is the wealth of ancient architecture in the country. The Temple of Debod is an excellent example of great architecture. Temple of Debod is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Spain.(…)

Published On: Friday, December 13th, 2013
Ramesseum

Ramesseum

Though it lies in ruins, the Ramesseum is a magnificent example of the scale, not to mention the flamboyance, of the power and awe that some of ancient Egypt’s pharaohs commanded. What is seen today are the remains of one of several monuments that Pharaoh Ramses II commissioned over the course of his 67-year reign.(…)

Published On: Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
Abu Simbel Temples

Abu Simbel Temples

The mammoth monuments that are the temples of Abu Simbel were hidden to the world until Johan Ludwig Burckhardt came across the site in 1813 and discovered a portion of a temple facade covered over the centuries by sand. Four years later, Italian explorer Giovanni Battista Belzoni visited the same place and was able to(…)

Published On: Tuesday, August 6th, 2013