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Title: Tours for Egypt: Make your trip fantastic


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Tours for Egypt Make your trip fantastic
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Cairo
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The capital of Egypt and the largest city in
Africa, the name means "the victorious city". It
is located on both banks of the River Nile near
the head of the river's delta in northern Egypt
and has been settled for more than 6000 years,
serving as the capital of numerous Egyptian
civilizations. Cairo is known locally as "Misr",
the Arabic name for Egypt, because of its
centrality in Egyptian life.
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Alexandria
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Dinocratis planned the city in squares, like a
chessboard with two main streets interlaced
vertically and horizontally extending from east
to west as well as from north to south.
Alexandria had 5 districts, each one named after
a letter of the first five letters in the Greek
Alphabet A (Alpha) B (Beta) G (Gamma) D
(Delta) and E (Epsilon). These 5 letters
represent the initial letters of the text
"Alexander the king, the descendent of the gods,
erected the city".
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Luxor
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Located in Upper Egypt Luxor has been described
as the worlds biggest open air museum. Nowadays
it has been elevated to the status of
Governorate, though it is still classified as
being in the province of Qena. It has a
population of round about 230,000, most of who
are employed in tourism somehow, though there are
many who are employed in agriculture and
commerce.
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Aswan
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Egypts 3rd largest city, and the largest in
Upper Egypt, is situated at the foot of the Nile
Valley to the North end of Lake Nasser. It is a
major mining area for aluminium and iron as well
as also being one of the favourite places for
tourists to visit due to it being a major stop
for cruise boats for the River Nile as well as
Lake Nasser. It has a local market that is an
excellent place to do your holiday shopping this
is especially true if you want spices as you will
find the best types of fresh spices here.
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Sinai
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Sinai Peninsula in Egypt is a famous tourist
destination in the country which is spread over
an area of 64,000 Sq KM. The town is referred as
a perfect destination to enjoy the sun, sea and
adventures. Sinai houses the most popular as well
as least developed beach resorts of Egypt,
offering travelers of every kind an ideal
accommodation option.
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Hurghada
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The city of Hurghada is another major tourist
attraction in Egypt. This city draws more than
2.5 million visitors every year, and yields more
than 3 billion dollars to Egypts
economy. Hurghada is located on the Red Sea
coast, almost 550 Km from Cairo. Egyptians used
to call it Ghardaka, from which the name of the
city was derived. 
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