Egypt

Egypt is a transcontinental country that is located in both Africa and Asia. It’s famous for one of the longest histories and many significant civilizations. It is the cradle of the greatest ancient (pharaonic) Egyptian civilization and a home to many others like the Roman, the Mamluke, the Fatimid, the Coptic, the Islamic and others. It has more than one-third of the world’s monuments and rich of different cultures that are a part of its identity.

Rosetta: The Egyptian City Known around the World

Rosetta Bust
If you’re interested in Egyptian history or world history at all, then you’ve probably heard of the world-renowned Rosetta Stone. The large piece of stone that helped archaeologists around the world decipher the ancient Egyptian language (hieroglyphics). The stone was in fact named after...

Plan the Ultimate Vacation: Places to Visit in Egypt (Part 2)

Ultimate Vacation - Places to Visit in Egypt
Whether you're looking for a night out or a trip down memory lane, Cairo and Alexandria in Egypt are the perfect holiday destinations for you! Take a look at some of the best locations to visit in the country that brought us the most...

King Tutankhamun: Behold the Treasures of the Most Well-known Egyptian King

King Tutankhamun Tombvideo
Tutankhamun is by far one of the most well-known kings of the ancient world. He ruled ancient Egypt from 332 to 1323 BC. What has led to the fascination with his life is the fact that his tomb was the only ancient Egyptian tomb...

Famous Haunted Houses in Egypt: Spooky Stories for Halloween 2018!

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Halloween is almost upon us and its time we explore some of the spooky stories going around the world. We've written before about the scariest most haunted houses and castles in Ireland, but halfway across the world, Egypt has some of the most notorious...

Ramadan Month in Cairo, Egypt

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As much as the month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt, is different because of being a Holy month in which the Muslims try to come closer to God, it is also different because the Egyptians have their own ways of decorating the streets and...

Downtown -The Urban Center of Cairo, Egypt

Downtown, Cairovideo
Cairo is one of the splendid cities around the world. Reading about the city is one thing, but roaming its streets is a whole different thing. What is interesting about Cairo is the fact that you can walk through its street and have a...

Al Muizz Street and Khan Al Khalili, Cairo, Egypt

Al Muizz Streetvideo
Cairo is one of the largest cities in Africa and one of the richest cities of cultural spots and monuments. From Ancient Egypt to Islamic and Coptic eras, the streets of the capital have witnessed grand civilizations which passed by the city and left...

Places to Visit in Cairo, Egypt

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 Cairo, Egypt - The history, civilization, and the amount of treasure that this country carries always attract the tourists to it. Egypt is filled with lots of sightseeing tours that one should experience and there are different museums, temples, gardens, mosques, and other landmarks...

World’s Greatest Open Air Museum, Luxor, Egypt

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Luxor, Egypt - The city on the east bank of the Nile River that is rich with lots of historical tombs, museums, monuments, and temples that made it the world's greatest open-air museum. Luxor is the place where the kings and queens of old...

The Pyramids of Giza, Cairo, Egypt

Pyramids of Gizavideo
The three pyramids of Giza come as the first item on your to-do list in Cairo, Egypt. We can see that right there. And this goes back to the history hidden inside this place along with those huge buildings built by the Pharaohs. Pharaohs...