Hyksos Invasion - Trips in Egypt

Hyksos Invasion

Hyksos Invasion of Egypt The Hyksos invasion on Egypt was a defining moment in the history of Egypt. The Hyksos nation was a mixed Semitic people from west Asian, a dynasty of Palestinian origin that ruled northern Egypt during the 15th dynasty (c.1630-1523 BCE). Hyksos Invasion Definition The word Hyksos was an Egyptian term which […]

Battle of Pelusium - Trips In Egypt

Battle of Pelusium

Battle of Pelusium History The decisive battle of Pelusium was between ancient Egypt empire led by Pharaoh Psametik III (526-525 BCE) and the Achaemenid Empire (The First Persian Empire) led by Cambyses II (525-522 BCE) and played a crucial part in shaping the future of both kingdoms as the throne of the pharaohs was transferred […]

Battle of Megiddo - Trips in Egypt

Battle of Megiddo

Battle of Megiddo Facts The ancient city of Megiddo has been the location for various battles over the millenniums but the most important is The battle of Megiddo which is known to be the first battle to be recorded in full details. During ancient history, it was a custom for the chief military scribe “Tjaneni” […]

Battle of Kadesh - Trips in Egypt

Battle of Kadesh

Battle of Kadesh History There has never been more talked about the battle in the history of ancient Egypt than The infamous battle of Kadesh. The battle of Kadesh is the most document military engagement of ancient times in the Middle East. It took place in 1274 BC in the city of Kadesh “an important […]

The Battle of Djahy - Trips in Egypt

Battle of Djahy

Battle of Djahy History Before the battle of Djahy, Egypt has maintained the reputation of being one of the most powerful and richest kingdoms at the time which encouraged many foreign factions and various coalitions to attack it. One of those forces was the mysterious Sea people who attempted to invade numerous times during the […]

King Menes and The Unification Battle of Egypt - Unification of Lower & Upper Egypt

King Menes and The Unification Battle of Egypt

The Unification Battle of Egypt The unification battle of Egypt marked the beginning of the early dynastic period which acted as a stepping stone that led to the creation of the first royal dynasty in (c.3100 BCE) by the first Pharaoh “Narmer” a.k.a“Menes” that means “He Who Endures”. King Menes is credited with unifying Egypt […]

The Daily Life of Ancient Egyptian - Trips in Egypt

Daily Life in Ancient Egypt

Daily Life in Ancient Egypt Overview The daily life in ancient Egypt was quite unique as they were able to find the perfect balance a society needs in order to thrive. They understood that they blessed with a very fertile land on the banks of a magical Nile, so they take it upon them to live […]

The Story of Osiris and Isis - Trips in Egypt

The Story of Osiris and Isis

The Myth of Osiris & Isis The story of Osiris and Isis started from the beginning of the ancient Egyptian civilization, Osiris held the position of the ruler of Egypt next to his Wife Isis goddess of motherhood & healing. He was totally responsible for everything like the creation of law, religious instruction, culture and […]

Ancient Egyptian Creation Myth - Trips in Egypt

Ancient Egyptian Creation Myth

The Ancient Egyptian Creation Story Ancient Egyptian creation myth started before the universe came to existence, there was nothing but endless darkness, pointless water, and utter chaos. Within the darkness, there was the primordial hill a.k.a the ben-ben on which Atum-Ra resides. Atum stood in complete loneliness and through the usage of magic “Heka” he […]

Luxor Museum

Luxor Museum Location Luxor Museum Located on the east bank of the Nile between Karnak temple and Luxor Temple, parallel to the Corniche street overlooking the Nile IS The House of Wonder, Magic & Beauty “ the Infamous Luxor Temple”,  you can pay a visit to Luxor Museum while sailing on a Nile cruise. Luxor […]