Dreaming of Africa #20
View of Cairo from the Citadel, looking towards the west. In the hazy distance you may perceive the Pyramids of Giza.
Another view of Cairo from the Citadel.
Egypt, the Western Desert.
The Bahariya Depression in the Western Desert with the village of Bawiti. In this area fossils of the big meat eating dinosaurs Carcharodontosaurus and Bahariasaurus were found. Also mummies from the Greco-Roman Period were found in the area. Recent archeological finds (including mummies) are on display in Bawiti (i.e. i hope they still are).
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