Day 104: Nefertiti and the Lost Dynasty (2007)


When I was in Berlin last summer, I had the opportunity to visit the Neues Museum. Although everything about the museum seemed cool from its amazing architecture (complete with bullet holes from WWII) to the location, I was most excited about seeing one specific artifact: the bust of Nefertiti. Tour books touted this figure as the “most beautiful woman” in Berlin and one of the “must-sees” in the city. Combine that with my odd affinity for anything related to ancient Egypt and my habit of pretending to be an individual, while in reality, following the flock; and I had myself a day trip in Berlin.

 

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