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Cairo’s an ancient city that also happens to be a modern metropolis—it’s one of the biggest cities in the Middle East and has the traffic and noise issues to prove it. But as long as you’re not looking for solitude, Cairo—the City of the Thousand Minarets—is a splendid place to explore Egyptian history and culture. (Editor's note: Our list was compiled before political unrest prompted many countries to issue travel warnings for Egypt. If you're currently planning a trip to Egypt, please consider the risks and monitor your government's travel alerts.)

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Visit the Great Pyramids of Giza | Egypt

The oldest surviving monument of the Seven Wonders of the ancient world, are the pyramids of Giza, the most famous pyramids of the world. They were constructed in 2580 BC in the necropolis of Giza in Egypt. The cluster is probable ...

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