The Nile and the Pyramids of Giza

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Pyramid in Giza and the great Sphinx
The ancient Egyptian necropolis with the Pyramids of Giza and the great Sphinx a.k.a. Abû al Hûl a.k.a. The Terrifying One have been built around 4570 years ago in the desert.

Cairo's Pyramid and Egypt's River Nile

Hindu Palace of Baron Edouard Louis Joseph Empain
Palace of Baron Edouard Louis Joseph Empain (1852 -1929), the founder of the City of Heliopolis. The hindu-style building was built 1907-1907 by French architect Alexander Marcel.

Ornament at the Baron's Palace in Heliopolis
Indian style Ornament of the Hindu Palace in Heliopolis

River Nile between Cairo's and Giza
Modern skyscrapers along the Nile, longest river on the planet flows from Lake Victoria 6650 km through Tanzania, Uganda and Sudan into Egypt's large delta between Port Said and Alexandria / Mediterranean Sea.

Cairo International Airport / CAI / HECA Aviation Tower ::
The aviation tower of CAI the Cairo International Airport. The airfield in Heliopoli was built during World War II by U.S. American military and was known as Payne Field Air Force Base.

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King Ramses in Heliopolis
Statue of King Ramses Ramesses II in Cairo the victorious city is captial of Egypt, the largest city in Africa, a commercial, administrative and tourist centre.