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Giza Plateau

The Egyptian sphinx

The Egyptian sphinx

In ancient Egypt, the sphinx was a mythical creature associated with kings, as well as divinities (in particular the sun god).

Written by Josho Brouwers

The Giza Plateau

The Giza Plateau

A view of the Giza Plateau, with the Sphinx in the foreground and the pyramid of Khafre in the background. There was a lot of smog, which is why many of the details appear washed out.

Photographed by Josho Brouwers

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