Montazah Palace Alexandria egypt

Montazah Palace Alexandria egypt

This is the ruins of the great library of Alexandria, Egypt one of the largest libraries of the ancient world.

This is the ruins of the great library of Alexandria, Egypt one of the largest libraries of the ancient world.

A tablet of Hieroglyphs is raised from water, Alexandria, Egypt

A tablet of Hieroglyphs is raised from water, Alexandria, Egypt

Cleopatra’s Kingdom, Alexandria, Egypt

Lost for 1,600 years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, led by Frenchman, Franck Goddio, began excavating the ancient city in 1998. Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact. Amongst the discoveries were the foundations of the palace, shipwrecks, red granite columns, and statues of…

Cleopatra’s Kingdom, Alexandria, Egypt Lost for 1,600 years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, led by Frenchman, Franck Goddio, began excavating the ancient city in 1998. Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact. Amongst the discoveries were the foundations of the palace, shipwrecks, red granite columns, and statues of…

Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Alexandria Egypt-how amazing would it be to see this?!  I wonder if it's too deep to dive. . .

Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Alexandria Egypt-how amazing would it be to see this?! I wonder if it's too deep to dive. . .

Roman theatre at Alexandria, Egypt - by Marina Molares Remember, this is before power tools!

Roman theatre at Alexandria, Egypt - by Marina Molares Remember, this is before power tools!

Alexandria, Egypt

Alexandria, Egypt

Lost for 1,600 years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, led by Frenchman, Franck Goddio, began excavating the ancient city in 1998. Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact.

Lost for 1,600 years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, led by Frenchman, Franck Goddio, began excavating the ancient city in 1998. Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact.

Kom el-Shuqafa Catacombs, Alexandria, Egypt. Built in the late 1st century AD, the Kom el-Shuqafa (literally means "Mound of Shards") is the largest known Roman burial site in Egypt.

Kom el-Shuqafa Catacombs, Alexandria, Egypt. Built in the late 1st century AD, the Kom el-Shuqafa (literally means "Mound of Shards") is the largest known Roman burial site in Egypt.

Skyline photo for Stanley bridge , Alexandria -Egypt

Skyline photo for Stanley bridge , Alexandria -Egypt

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