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Egyptian Antiquities Museum, Cairo

Jul 31st, 2010 // Destination: Cairo
The Egyptian Museum was first built in Boulak. In 1891, it was moved to Giza Palace of “Ismail Pasha” which housed the antiquities that were later moved to the present building. The Egyptian Museum is situated at Tahrir square in Cairo. It was built during the reign of Khedive Abbass Helmi II in 1897, and opened on November 15, 1902. It has 107 halls. At the ground floor there are the... 
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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Jul 16th, 2010 // Destination: Wellington
Te Papa is New Zealand‘s bold and innovative national museum and a recognised world leader in interactive and visitor-focused museum experiences. Entry is free, though charges apply to some short-term exhibitions and activities. New Zealand’s geology and natural environment and the stories of New Zealand’s indigenous people, the M?ori, are celebrated in Te Papa’s permanent... 

The Louvre Museum in Paris

Jul 10th, 2010 // Destination: Paris
As museums go, the Louvre in Paris is quite simply a mammoth. The word “museum” may even be unfitting when it comes to the Louvre: the collections are so vast, diverse, and breathtaking that visitors may have the impression of navigating a maze of distinct artistic and cultural worlds. Housed in the Palais du Louvre (Louvre Palace), France, the former seat of French royalty, the Louvre...