The city's metropolitan area is the largest in the Middle East and the Arab world, and 15th-largest in the world, and is associated with ancient Egypt, as the famous Giza pyramid complex and the ancient city of Memphis are located in its geographical area.
Located near the Nile Delta, modern Cairo was founded in 969 CE by Jawhar of the Fatimid dynasty, but the land composing the present-day city was the site of ancient national capitals whose remnants remain visible in parts of Old Cairo.
The postal codes of the Southern Cairo are: 11742, 11521, 11728, 11628, 11553, 11519, 11559, 11562, 11516, 11612, 1167.
In the famous city of the pyramids, Giza, the postal codes are: 12655, 12511, 12521, 12611, 1261. The same situation is in the 6th of October City, where the postal code is: 12566.
The wonderful city of Luxor has the following postal codes: 85952, 85956, 85957, 85954, 85811, 8581. There they are: 81718, 81624, 81627, 81631, 81525, 81513, 81647, 81536, 8171.
The Red Sea zone has 5 postal codes: 84511, 84515, 84712, 8472.
The royalty of the ancient Egypt had a cult for the gold jewelry and paid much attention to the clothes they were wearing, preferring the silk clothes.
The city provides great culture; including art galleries and music halls, such as the Cairo Opera House, Sawy Culture Wheel, Ahmed Shawky Museum as well it should, being one of the largest cities in the world.
It also provides accommodations fitting every budget from the grandest in the world, such as the Four Seasons and the Cairo Marriott to budget hotels and hostels.
Cairo is one of the world's largest urban areas and offers many sites to visit.
It is the administrative capital of Egypt and, close by, is almost every Egypt Pyramid, such as the Great Pyramids of Giza on the very edge of the city.
It would be impossible to accurately describe Cairo fairly; it is truly one of a kind.