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Statues of Ramses II, Abu Simbel, Egypt | by Charlie Phillips
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Statues of Ramses II, Abu Simbel, Egypt

Colossal statues of Ramses II at his enormous temple at Abu Simbel, on the banks of Lake Nasser near the Sudan border. Look closely and you can see graffitt left by 19th century visitors, when the temple was mostly covered in sand.

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Taken on February 8, 2009