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Cairo is the capital and largest city of Egypt. The city's metropolitan area is the largest in the Middle East and the Arab world, and 15th-largest in the world, and is ... More »

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Cairo, the current capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Middle East and ... of Egypt, the cultural capital of the Arab world, and a landmark of historical and ...

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Cairo: city, capital of Egypt, and one of the largest cities in Africa. Cairo has ... Behind the Scenes: 9 Historical Inspirations for Game of Thrones. Jane Austen an ...

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History for Cairo: historical information for tourists travelling to Cairo. ... It was founded in 2,000 BC and ruled by King Menes who united Upper and Lower Egypt.

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The origins of the present-day Cairo can be traced back to the Egyptian capital of Memphis, which is believed to have been founded in the early 4th millennium ...

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However, as we begin our story of Cairo, we see that the world of Ancient Egypt does not have a great impact on the Cairo area. Though the Pyramids at Giza, ...

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In the course of its thousand-year history it has been the capital of the great Egyptian dynasties of the Middle Ages, a British colonial enclave, and a modern ...

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Egypt, especially Cairo, is very rich in History. There are few travelers who never heard of Egypt and its history that have roots going back to thousands of years ...

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Sep 6, 2011 ... Modern and ancient history of Cairo, Egypt including the French and British occupation and from the Abbasid period to the Ottoman Turk.

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Jul 6, 2016 ... Cairo history most notably dates from the Roman. The city was built up by the Arabs and the Ottoman Empire to become the largest and richest ...