Episode 63: Hatshepsut's Excellent Adventure

Hatshepsut (Part 3): The Punt Expedition.

In 1488 BCE, Queen Hatshepsut launched her most famous project. A fleet of ships sailed down the Red Sea coast, in order to visit the land of Punt. There, they gathered trade goods, and met some truly fascinating locals...

Images and bibliography at https://egyptianhistorypodcast.com/2016/07/28/608/