In this gallery you'll find a selection of pictures of items on display in the Egyptian National Museum in Cairo. The museum houses over 100000 items and relics from almost every period of ancient Egyptian history. The first collection was put together by Auguste Mariette, a French archaeologist, in 1858.
- Egypt 2001: 11 days spent in January 2001 travelling across Egypt. Cairo, Luxor and then back 1200 Km across the western desert
- Egypt 2003: a detailed travelogue of a trip to the Red Sea, Luxor, Assuan, Abu Simbel and Cairo
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