Egypt Archive

11 Interesting Rivers in the World

We are all drawn to rivers.  We build our cities, palaces and temples on their banks.  We use them to define our borders and to travel and trade with people across those borders.  They may bring life to deserts and feature in our culture and our myths.  Here are some interesting rivers, and of course, some truly remarkable ones.   Continue reading “11 Interesting Rivers in the World” »

Tourist Attractions in Egypt: major sights and trips in Cairo and around

What all do you remember of Egypt? The Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, River Nile, Cairo…? So, want to see them all? In this article, I will take you on a tour of all of these, which will aid you in planning a superb trip of this historically rich nation. There is no doubt that there is a myriad of tourist attractions in Egypt, which will captivate your mind and stun your eyes. Continue reading “Tourist Attractions in Egypt: major sights and trips in Cairo and around” »

Best wonders of the world

When we talk about the wonders of the world, it is obvious to think about the Seven Wonders of the World. Basically the Seven Wonders of the World was a project which attempted to update the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World; it is now a concept which consists of the modern list of wonders. The popularity pole was conducted by Canadian-Swiss based Bernard Weber, and he started the Swiss-based New Seven Wonders of the World, which is controlled by the government, and the latest announcement of the Seven Wonders were announced in the year 2007 in the city of Lisbon. Continue reading “Best wonders of the world” »

Cairo Citadel: Best Sights to see in Cairo

This ancient city of Cairo is the capital of Egypt and is home to some of the world’s greatest treasures and religious sites. A sprawling and densely populated city is called home by twelve million people. The best museums in the world and a concentration of religious sites with significance to Muslims, Christians and Jews are present here. Cairo is second in this respect only to the city of Jerusalem. Continue reading “Cairo Citadel: Best Sights to see in Cairo” »