Friday, January 19, 2007
Pictures from Egypt
Howling Latina and her daughter cruising down the road on their way to the pyramids.
Great Pyramid of Khufu and the smaller pyramid of Menkaure (Mycerinus).
My sweet grandson in front of a huge pylon.
The Colossi of Memnon which used to guard a mortuary temple for Amenhotep III.
Grandaughter showing some hieroglyphs to grandson.
Visiting the temple complex of Karnak.
An ancient Christian Coptic church in Cairo known as the "hanging church" because it is actually suspended mid-air between two parts of the Babylon wall.
The walls in the Fort of Babylon in Cairo where some of the oldest Christian churches are built into its walls.
Holding hands and keeping each other company.