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EGYPT

Egypt: A Timeless Land of Wonders

Egypt, situated in the northeastern corner of Africa, is a country steeped in history and culture. Known for its ancient civilization, Egypt is home to iconic landmarks such as the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and the temples of Luxor and Karnak. The Nile River, which flows through the heart of the country, has been the lifeblood of Egyptian civilization for millennia, supporting agriculture, trade, and settlement. Cairo, the bustling capital, is a vibrant metropolis that showcases a blend of historical treasures and modern urban life, with its lively markets, rich cultural heritage, and impressive architecture.

Modern Egypt is a dynamic country with a diverse economy that includes tourism, agriculture, manufacturing, and services. The Suez Canal is a crucial waterway that facilitates international trade, connecting the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea. Despite facing challenges such as economic pressures and political instability, Egypt continues to be a beacon of resilience and potential. Its strategic location, combined with its historical and cultural richness, makes Egypt a unique and captivating destination for visitors and a vital player on the global stage.

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  • Capital Cairo
  • Currency Egyptian Pound
  • Time Zone UTC+2
  • Dialing Code +20