The only surviving wonder of the ancient world, Egypt‘s pyramid of Cheops takes up 13 acres of land, and overlooks the neighboring pyramids belonging to this pharaoh’s son and grandson. Experts speculate it took one hundred thousand laborers roughly 20 years to build the pyramid of Cheops alone. For more information on the Rick Steves’ Europe TV series — including episode descriptions, scripts, participating stations, travel information on destinations and more — visit www.ricksteves.com.

Egypt: Great Pyramids
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7 thoughts on “Egypt: Great Pyramids

  • February 1, 2010 at 2:57 am
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    ufo control rooms ????????????

  • March 25, 2010 at 7:01 am
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    How much did it cost you to rive the carmel ?
    I love your Europe through the back door. Too bad that you didn’t write one for Egypt
    Anyway, I am going to Egypt next 2 weeks , do you have any recommendation ?

  • April 17, 2010 at 10:05 pm
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    @tramchip How was your trip to Egypt?

  • May 11, 2010 at 5:05 am
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    whats that pyramids name ??

  • June 6, 2010 at 3:51 pm
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    wwhat the pramid namne i agreed modernwarfarces2

  • July 12, 2010 at 1:24 am
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    @tramchip i have i went to egypt and i had much fun in pyrimds becouse i ride a horse for more than 2 h me and friends got horses and the man thet show us the place have horse and we chase him its great ! and also when i go sharm el shiek i have also fun with the sea so yea have fun

  • October 7, 2010 at 10:57 pm
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    @tramchip i’m egyptian … i recommend u come in the winter …. its a lot more fun and everybody is happier …. i hope u have fun we try to be welcoming but the problem is a lot of egyptians understand english but don’t know how to speak it 😀 ….. not me though 😀 …. oh . what i recommend the most is that u have an egyptian friend who knows the place or else u won’t know where to go …. there are alot of places u can go to in egypt
    amgad egypt

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