When you ask people, what do you think is the most spectacular human archeology of all time, you can expect a lot of people to say – the pyramid. For thousands of years, pyramids have put us in awe with their amazing structures and sizes. Pyramids have been created all over the world for many different reasons. In Egypt they were used as tombs for their kings and queens while in South America they were used as temples for worship. In India they were also used as places of worship and today a modern pyramid stands in France called the Louvre, holding some of man’s most precious art.
Here is a trivia question! Which country has the most pyramids in the world? Give it a think but no cheating by looking it up! The answer will be revealed at the bottom.
Out of all the pyramids in the world, none seem to marvel us like the spectacular pyramids in Egypt. People from all over the world go there to explore the ancient mysterious pyramids and marvel at her beauty. The Great Pyramid of Giza is considered one of the largest pyramids in the world! It is believed the pyramid was built for Pharaoh Khufu and for 3,800 years, the pyramid of Giza was the largest human structure on planet Earth! It is widely believed that the ancient Egyptians used 2.3 million limestone blocks to build the Great Pyramid of Giza!
Pyramids will always continue to put us in awe and that is why the Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the 7 wonders of the world. Their mystery and magic will always draw us to explore their interiors and marvel at their exteriors.
You may have missed your chance by a few thousand years to be an Egyptian architect for a Pharaoh but now Monkey Pod Games is giving you the next best thing! Build your own pyramids inside your home or office.
Whether it is the Meso-American pyramids which resemble temples that draws you in the most or the Great Pyramid of Giza in Egypt, we have a pyramid for you. This time you don’t have to carry these limestone pieces hundreds of miles to the pyramid destination. Instead you get beautifully cut Monkey Pod wood. But don’t think you are off easy! Your body may not be doing any heavy lifting but your brain will be! It will be no easy task to put these pyramids together. However once completed, they will look beautiful in your home or on your office desk.
Now we finish with the trivia of which country has the most pyramids. If you were thinking Egypt, you are wrong! While they may be the most popular, the right answer is actually Sudan! Sudan has the most pyramids with around 220 scattering the country. If you got it right then congratulations and if not do not worry as there will be plenty of chances to get it right later on!