Photograph by Kenneth Garrett/National Geographic Stock
An updated collection of National Geographic photos and features shares the world's greatest trove of ancient treasures.
Amid a sea of conflict, the Sinai offers pleasure, spiritual refuge, and—potentially—harmony.
What motivated Hatshepsut to rule ancient Egypt as a man while her stepson stood in the shadows? Her mummy, and her true story, come to light.
An ignored chapter of history tells of a time when kings from deep in Africa conquered ancient Egypt.
Did You Know?
Egypt is Africa's second most populous country after Nigeria, and it has the highest population in the Arab world.
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