History of Luxor  
Luxor was a small Village under Koss District “ the Capital of upper Egypt after starting the Islamic Era, then it was controlled by Essna City then a city under Quena Governorate. [....]
More than two thousand Greek and Latin graffiti carved on tombs in the Valley of the Kings indicate the interest of classical travelers in ancient Theban monuments two millennia ago.  [....]
Human beings have lived at Thebes for at least half a million years. The first discovery of Paleolithic tools in Africa was made in the 1850s on the hillsides above the Valley of the Kings [....]