Cairo

Cairo

Egypt’s capital city is one of the world’s most historically significant places. Nicknamed ‘the city of one thousand minarets’ due to its predominantly Islamic architecture, Cairo has been a major tourism destination for decades, mainly due to its close proximity to the ancient city of Memphis and most notably the Giza Pyramid Complex. With a history dating back to the 10th Century, Cairo is crammed with relics from throughout this period, making it one of the most beautiful and fascinating Arab cities in the world.

Egypt

Empire Builders

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Study Guide: The Ancient Egyptians

Study Guide: The Ancient...

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Destinations

Destinations

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Must See Mosques of the World

Must See Mosques of the World

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Egypt: Locations

Egypt: Locations

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Coptic Art and Tombs in Egypt

Coptic Art and Tombs in Egypt

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Ramses II Temple in Abu Simbel

Ramses II Temple in Abu

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The Valley of the Kings

The Valley of the Kings

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The Top 10 Things To See & Do In Cairo

The Top 10 Things To See & Do...

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Important Historical Sites of the Roman Empire

Important Historical Sites of...

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What to Buy?

What to Buy?

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What's New?

What's New?

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Bazaar: Treasures of the Islamic World

Bazaar: Treasures of the...

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Great Explorers: Asia

Great Explorers: Asia

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Important Historical Sites of the British Empire

Important Historical Sites of...

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Articles

Articles

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Egypt upset by ignored obelisk gifted to Britain 200 years ago

Egypt upset by ignored...

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Introducing: The Grand Egyptian Museum

Introducing: The Grand...

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Halal Tourism On The Rise

Halal Tourism On The Rise

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