As Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak refused to quit before September's presidential election, the protests in Cairo flared up again, sweeping away tourists from many Egyptian tourist spots where some of the world’s greatest works of art, antiquities, rich history and tales of ancient civilizations along River Nile rest in peace.

Here’s a slide show presenting the current pictures of the Pyramids of Giza located on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt, that is seeing only a few visitors in the face of the turmoil in the country.