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Lighthouse of Alexandria

Is one of the seven wonders of the world after the three pyramids, built the lighthouse of Alexandria on the island of Pharos and the island was located in Alexandria in ancient Egypt, he built the lighthouse engineer Sostratos one of the architects at this time in Egypt in the reign of King Ptolemy III The purpose of the construction on the Elimination of unemployment and the guidance of ships at sea to land by the light outside it, which was composed of three floors of white marble, up 180 meters above sea level and the highest lighthouse statue of one of the heroes of Greek mythology, a Hilos son of Hercules, but this construction giant has not remained long after a few years A strong earthquake hit the city of Alexandria collapsed lighthouse and landed in the sea, and so far all attempts fail to extract parts of it from the bottom of the sea, despite modern technology.


Alexander was born in 356 BC, the son of King Philip,king of Macedonia, who died and inherited power after his father Alexander in 336 BC It was twenty years old, the first thing he did after coming to power of Alexander is to unite the Greeks and began to take large parts of the world and set up the Greek Empire in 334 BC defeated the (DARA) The last of the Persian Empire and three years later took power in Egypt and went to the temple of Amun and Pharaoh asked to be on the land of Egypt, after Ptolemy's rule began in Egypt, he built the city of Alexandria in the period, then dies in 323 BC at the age of 33, only, and this time of writing this topic no one knows where the burial of Alexander? Is buried in Macedonia? Or buried in Babylon, where he died there? Or buried in the city, which was built in Alexandria?

Cleopatra's tomb

Intensive efforts to try to discover the tomb of Queen Cleopatra, by drilling in the Burj Al Arab in the northwestern city of Alexandria in the presence of some signs of a royal tomb that has been said about it is one of the biggest discoveries of the twentieth century after the discovery of King Tut's tomb, and what their existence is confirmed the discovery of coins bearing the image of the Queen legend, as well as a royal statue without a head and the head of the article alabaster of Queen Cleopatra, who committed suicide by poison, and the story of her love for the commander Mark Antony, who was said to be buried with him in his tomb, which is the Egyptian research team and with other research teams of the United Nations of trying to discovered, and it also confirms the existence of this cemetery at this place, specifically the discovery of 27 graves from the cemetery for the rich and the leaders of this time, and the discovery of tunnels and corridors as deep as 100 meters underground and discovered ten mummies, we can only wait for the disclosure is an important riddle puzzles this period of Egypt's history.


Excitement and mystery of ancient lands did not stop to be surprised by strange tales of King Tut and queens Pyramids of Giza, and reverence for the gods, pharaohs, such as Anubis and Isis, this is the world in ancient Egypt and its popularity is still growing, Come with me to take a peek on the Tut ankhamun exhibition in London, just by looking at his face you will know that he was a child It is strange that at this time ruled Egypt with all What of the science and art, and there are a lot of sweaters, gifts and infringing copies or related definitely unique, and the strangest thing that he had been murdered at the age of eleven by one of his family members in order to take over power in Egypt, and since the discovery of his tomb in 1923 by an English scientist, who died in mysterious circumstances a strange disease at this time and was a bacteria when the discovery of his tomb and the opening, the cemetery, which was to take the contents and transfer them to the biggest museum in the world and the contents of this mask and coffin and some other pieces displayed museums of Europe and was This discovery is the most prominent in the twentieth century with all its cemetery, and so far every day we discover a unique piece from the collection of this young king.