Entry to Step Pyramid Complex at Saqqara. Saqqara (سقارة) is a vast burial ground, serving as the necropolis for the Ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis. It features numerous pyramids, incl. the famous step pyramid of Djoser. It’s located about 30 km from Cairo.
Egypt, mother of civilization, dreaming herself through the centuries. Dreaming us all, her children: those who stay and work for her and complain of her, and those who leave and yearn for her, and blame her with bitterness for driving them away.