A Conversation for The Great Pyramid, Giza, Egypt

Visiting the pyramids

Post 1


Has anyone else been to the pyramids. When I went I could not believe how much larger they were than I expected. I went in the smallest one, it was so hot. The outside seemed cool in comparison. So glad that I went though.

Visiting the pyramids

Post 2

Gnomon - time to move on

When I went, I had been warned that no matter how big you expected them to be, they were even bigger. With this in mind, I expected them to be REALLY big. But they were even bigger.

Visiting the pyramids

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Two Bit Trigger Pumping Moron

I didn't think they were all that great. They didn't strike me as being all that huge either. I visited New York City a couple of years later. Those buildings impress me.

The building project that has impressed me the most is the Atlanta Motor Speedway. I saw it while it was being rebuilt. It's huge. There's tons of dirt moved. And it's all built so that cars can drive around in circles. That impresses me.

I did think it was odd how close the Cairo was to the pyramids. I mean the city is right there. All the pictures make the pyramids look like exotic structures out in the middle of the desert. In reality, they're practically in the city.

Visiting the pyramids

Post 4

Gnomon - time to move on

"I've seen it. It was rubbish."

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