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AUC - Inner workings of Cairo

  1. 1. AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN Inner-workings of Cairo and the city CAIROwww.facebook.com/AUC.businesswww.twitter.com/AUC_Business www.aucbusiness.tumblr.com
  2. 2. Egypt’s population totals to a staggering 82,000,000 million
  3. 3. With 2 Governorates, 6 INNUMBERAcities and number of BLE
  4. 4. With 2 Governorates, 6 INNUMBERAcities and number of BLE Egypt is the city that NEVER sleeps
  5. 5. EGYPTPRESENTSA UNIQUEEXPERIENCECairo is unique with its ancient monuments andhistorical landmarks that date back thousands ofyears, from the Great Pyramids to Al Azhar Universityand the Hanging Church.
  6. 6. AUC TOWARDS EGYPTTo take full advantage of the city, AUC isdeveloping its academic programs to useCairo as a field site across the curriculum.Drawing heavily on Cairo as an extension ofthe classroom helps students understand themultifaceted reality of the city.
  7. 7. Athletics Transportation Museums WHAT EGYPSight-seeing HAS TO OFF
  8. 8. 1. SIGHT-SEEING ANDATTRACTIONS
  9. 9. SIGHT-SEEING ANDATTRACTIONSEgypt The Great Pyramids of Enlisted as one of the seven wonders of the world
  10. 10. SIGHT-SEEING AND ATTRACTIONS Al Azhar MosqueAl Azhar remains a deeply influential institution in Egyptian society and a symbol of Islamic Egypt
  11. 11. SIGHT-SEEING AND ATTRACTIONS Cairo TowerThe Cairo Tower was once dubbed as the tallest structure in Egypt and North Africa for 50 years
  12. 12. SIGHT-SEEING ANDATTRACTIONS Khan Al Khalili One of Egypt’s most renowned market-places
  13. 13. 2. MUSEUMS
  14. 14. MUSEUMS The Egyptian MuseumThe Egyptian museum houses the world’s largest collection of pharonic antiquities
  15. 15. MUSEUMS Museum of Islamic ArtThe Museum of Islamic art entails exceptional collection of rarewoodwork, artifacts, and textiles from all over the Islamic world.
  16. 16. MUSEUMS National Military MuseumThe Military Museum, located in the Citadel, contains a collection of weapons and costumes illustrating warfare in Egypt from ancient times.
  17. 17. 3. TRANSPORTATION

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