Egypt discovers archaeological industrial zone in Luxor’s ‘Valley of the Monkeys’

Artifacts are displayed during the presentation of a new discovery in the Monkey Valley near the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt October 10, 2019. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany LUXOR, Egypt (Reuters) – Egypt on Thursday unveiled two archaeological … Continue reading Egypt discovers archaeological industrial zone in Luxor’s ‘Valley of the Monkeys’

Climate change endangers Scotland’s archaeological treasures

ORKNEY, Scotland (Reuters) – Ancient British structures older than the pyramids are being threatened by climate change, experts have warned, as rising sea levels, heavier rainfall and severe weather events endanger Scotland’s archaeological treasures.   FILE PHOTO: Neolithic Buildings are seen … Continue reading Climate change endangers Scotland’s archaeological treasures

Off the rails: Hanoi closes trackside cafes thronged by selfie-seeking tourists

HANOI (Reuters) – It’s the kind of shot every Instagram connoisseur yearns for: century-old railway tracks cutting through dusty backstreets, flanked by tourists drinking beer or iced tea mere inches from the slow-moving trains. Tourists take photos as a train … Continue reading Off the rails: Hanoi closes trackside cafes thronged by selfie-seeking tourists