Tuesday,12 December, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1362, (28 September - 4 October 2017)
Tuesday,12 December, 2017
Issue 1362, (28 September - 4 October 2017)

Ahram Weekly

Pharaoh Ramses II

 Pharaoh Ramses II
Pharaoh Ramses II
Al-Ahram Weekly

Visitors to the ancient city of Memphis, Egypt’s first capital and largest ancient settlement, can now not only admire the giant red granite statue of the Pharaoh Ramses II at the site, but also be taken back in time to explore the area more fully, reports Nevine El-Aref. A redevelopment of the ancient site has made it much more friendly to tourists, with the creation of a new walking circuit and signage connecting eight archaeological sites. read more

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