Cairo is located in the north of Egypt. It is in the south of the sea Mediterranean and in the west of the Suezs Gulf. Cairo is along the Nile River.Cairo is the capital of Egyptand the largest city in the Arab world and Africa.It is divided in neighborhoods.
POPULATION The metropolitan area includes an approximate population of 16 million inhabitants, turning to Cairo into the eleventh city most filled in the world. It is, also, the metropolitan area most filled in the whole African continent.
HISTORYThe area around present-day Cairodate to series of settletements in thefirst millennium.In 1250 slave soldiers (Mamluks)established Cairo as the capital oftheir dynasty. They built newerbuilding and brought newinfraestructure to the centre of thecity.Cairo flourished as a centre ofIslamic scholarship and a crossroadson the spice trade.Cairo was devastted during the 1952Cairo Fire (Black Saturday).In 1992 Cairo was hit by theearthquake.In 2011 was the Egyptian Revolution.
LANGUAGE SPOKENThe oficiallanguage inCairo is the Arab.The peoplespeak English.And some peoplecan speakSpanish andFrench.
CURRENCYThe Egyptian Pound.The tickets are 100, 50, 20, 10,5, 1 pound and 50 and 25piasters.The coins are 50, 25, 20, 10and 5 piasters.
WEATHERThe climate in Cairo is arid.With warm summers andmoderate winters.The average temperaturesrange between the 23-24 °CThe minimal temperaturesare 8-9 °C.The maximum temperaturesare 35-36 °C
HOW TO GET THEREFrom Spain you can go to Cairo: By plane It takes you 4 hours and 30 minutes By car there are By ship more than you need to 4000 do transfer in kilometres Italian ports