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The Pyramids
The Pyramids at Giza
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeThe Pyramids at Giza - Credit: Bruno Girin

 There are over a hundred pyramids in Egypt , built along the west bank of the Nile as tombs for the Pharaohs.   The Giza pyramids are some of the largest structures ever built, and the Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) is the only remaining “Wonder of the Ancient World”.