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Location - Middle East/North Africa; Capital - Cairo; Population - 77 million; Currency - Egypt Pound MORE EGYPT

I flew from Nairobi to Cairo for my second visit to Egypt, in the Summer of 1993.


egyptnote1 Egyptian Pound, with Abu Simbel on the front










egypt1This gives you an idea of how close the Giza Pyramids are to urban areas - you can just make one out above the white van to the right of the post



egypttwo2King Zoser's Step Pyramid at Saqqara - older than the Pyramids at Giza



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