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Khan El-Khalili

Egypt’s Most Vibrant Market Khan El-Khalili is a major souk that is located in the heart of Islamic Cairo. It is an open-air bazaar that is considered to be one of Cairo’s main attractions as tourists come from the whole world to visit it and buy different antiques and items from it. It is crowded […]

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The Great Pyramid of “Khufu”

The Great Pyramid of Giza “The Pyramid of Khufu” The Great Pyramid it is the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the World and the largest of the three other ancient pyramids. It took about 20 years to be built. It belongs to the fourth dynasty Egyptian Pharaoh “Khufu” or “Cheops“, which was built as a […]

Giza Pyramids Complex

Giza Pyramids complex is located on the Giza plateau. It includes the three master Pyramids, which are ((Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure)), the superb Sphinx, some cemeteries, and an industrial complex. It is located in the desert of Giza in the southwest of Cairo. The Giza Pyramids are listed as one of the Seven Wonders of […]

Muhammed Ali Pasha History | Muhammed Ali Pasha Facts

Muhammed Ali Pasha

Muhammed Ali Pasha was born on 4 March 1769. He was an Ottoman commander in the Ottoman Army. He became a Wali and was declared a Khedive of Egypt and Sudan with the temporal approval of the Ottomans.  He is the founder of modern Egypt because of his dramatic reforms through the economic and military spheres he […]

Muhammad Ali Mosque | Muhammad Ali Mosque Facts and History

Muhammad Ali Mosque

The City of Minarets The Dazzling Muhammad Ali mosque is located in the northwestern corner of Cairo’s Citadel and was established by Mohammed Ali between 1830 and 1848. It is the largest Ottoman mosque to be built in the first half of the 19th century. It is a very important touristic attraction in Cairo and […]

Memphis City Egypt | Memphis City Facts of King Narmer | Memphis City Location

Memphis City

A General Overview of Memphis City The city of Memphis was the ancient capital of Egypt and was also a very important center all through the history of Egypt. The ruins of ancient Memphis are located south of the Nile River, on the River’s west bank about 20 km south of Cairo. It was closely […]

Salah El Din Citadel in Cairo | Cairo Castle Facts | Salah El Din Castle

Salah El Din Citadel

Cairo Citadel of Salah El-Din This Citadel is a medieval Islamic fortress that is located on Mokattam hill near Cairo. It is now a historical site with mosques and museums. It was established in the 12th century by the famous Arabian leader Saladin. Nowadays almost all trips in Egypt include visiting this marvelous citadel. It […]

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The Great Sphinx of Giza

Facts About the Great Sphinx The Sphinx is a limestone mythical creature. It has a head of a man, which most Egyptologists believe that it represents pharaoh Khafre and a body of a lion. It is located on the west bank of the Nile in Giza, southeast of the pyramids. It is the oldest known […]

Saqqara Step Pyramid Djoser | Saqqara Step Pyramid Facts

Saqqara Step Pyramids

Saqqara Step Pyramid “The Pyramid of Djoser” The evolution of the great pyramids began with an astonishing monument built for one king and designed by a skilled architect. Saqqara Step Pyramid is an archeological remain in the Saqqara necropolis that is located northwest of the city of Memphis in Egypt and was built 4700 years […]

The Egyptian Museum Facts | The Egyptian Museum Location

The Egyptian Museum

The Egyptian Museum Location The famous Egyptian Museum houses the largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts in the world ( more than 120,000 priceless Egyptian antiquities). It is located in downtown Cairo on the north side of Tahrir square. Inside this great domed you can find the mesmerizing treasures of Tutankhamun, mummies, jewelry of great […]