The Valley of the Kings — Gateway to the Afterlife

Constructed during Egypt’s New Kingdom (1539-1075 BC), the Valley of the Kings consists of a still unknown number of crypts within the barren hills west of Luxor. While the Old Kingdom royals were entombed in the Great Pyramids, New Kingdom pharaohs preferred to remain closer to their southern dynastic roots. Hence, the valley was born […]

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