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Al Hisaniyin in the region of Al Jīzah is a place located in Egypt - some 12 mi (or 19 km) North-West of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Local time in Al Hisaniyin is now 11:50 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Gaza, Tel Aviv, Haifa, Beersheba, Qalyub or Al Fayyum. When in this area, you might want to check out as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Heavy Rain and Hail in Cairo Egypt 14/1/...

02:17 min ( January 14, 2011 by gis4arab)
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Heavy rain and hail storm and thunder in cairo,Egypt in 14 /1/2011

Kreuzfahrt Cruise 1975 - Super 8: Nil-Bu...

02:49 min ( November 28, 2011 by Fliegenpilzhamburg)
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Busfahrt am Nil entlang von Alexandria nach Kairo - Ägypten. Bus trip along the river Nile from Alexandria to Cairo - Egypt - Schiffe mit Rah-Segel. Sailing ships with frame. Kairo Cairo Mittelmeerkr...

Camel Market in Birqash Egypt - Sights ...

01:59 min ( September 25, 2009 by TheDailyNewsEgypt)
Views: 19,255 - Rating: 3.35714/5

Journey to Birqash, a small village north of Cairo and home to Egypt's largest camel market. Produced by: Jon Jensen Music by: Omar Kamel

To all of my friends along my education ...

03:48 min ( May 09, 2010 by Mahmoud Hamdy kamal)
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Thanks to all of you i hope we will be in touch

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Interesting facts about this location


Qalyub is a town in the Al Qalyubiyah governorate of Egypt. It is situated in the northern part of the Cairo metropolitan area, at the start of the Nile Delta. In 1986, it had a population of 84,413 inhabitants, which grew to 106,804 residents by 2006.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.18, 31.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Nile River Delta, Populated places in Qalyubia Governorate

Theodor Bilharz Research Institute

The Theodor Bilharz Research Institute is located in Giza, Egypt. Theodor Bilharz was a German scientist who discovered, in autopsy material at Kasr El Aini Hospital, the causative agent of haematuria : Schistosoma worm, during his work in Egypt in 1851. The bilhariziasis disease was named after him.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.18, 31.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Parasitology research

Egyptian National Library and Archives

The Egyptian National Library and Archives in Cairo is the largest library in Egypt. The second largest are the libraries of Al-Azhar University and the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (New Library of Alexandria). The National Library, the oldest government library, houses several million volumes on a wide range of topics. It is one of the largest in the world with thousands of ancient collections. It also contains a vast variety of Arabic-language and other Eastern manuscripts.

More reading: Egyptian National Library and Archives homepage
Located at 30.18, 31.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:1870 establishments in Egypt, Archives in Egypt, Buildings and structures in Cairo, Cairo culture, Government agencies established in 1870, History of Islam, Libraries established in 1870, Libraries in Egypt, Middle Eastern culture, National archives, National libraries, World Digital Library partners


Cairo; Arabic: القاهرة‎; is the capital of Egypt and the largest city in the Arab world and Africa. Its metropolitan area is the 16th largest in the world. Located near the Nile Delta, it was founded in 969 AD. Nicknamed "the city of a thousand minarets" for its preponderance of Islamic architecture, Cairo has long been a centre of the region's political and cultural life.

More reading: Cairo homepage
Located at 30.18, 31.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Cairo, Capitals in Africa, Capitals of caliphates, Communities on the Nile River, Governorate capitals in Egypt, Metropolitan areas of Egypt, Nile River Delta, Populated places in Cairo Governorate, Visitor attractions in Cairo

Egypt Eyalet

Egypt was conquered by the Ottoman Empire in 1517, following the Ottoman–Mamluk War (1516–1517) and the loss of Syria to the Ottomans in 1516. Egypt was administrated as an eyalet of the Ottoman Empire (Ottoman Turkish: ایالت مصر; Eyālet-i Miṣir) from 1517 until 1867, with an interruption during the French occupation of 1798 to 1801.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.18, 31.1 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Eyalets of the Ottoman Empire in Africa, Ottoman Egypt