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Bijam Destination Guide

Discover Bijam in Egypt

Bijam in the region of Al Qalyūbīyah is a place located in Egypt - some 5 mi or ( 8 km ) North of Cairo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Bijam

Local time in Bijam is now 08:22 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tyre, Gaza, Tel Aviv, Haifa, and Tanta. When in this area, you might want to check out Tyre . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Bijam ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Cairo Asia2010's photos around Cairo, Egypt

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Preview of Asia2010's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor™ TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Cairo, Egypt E ..

Globetrotting: Egypt (The Pyramids)

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10th & LAST in my "Globetrotting: Egypt" series. In this: pictures & video footage of the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx & camel riding. PLEASE rate, COMMENT & subscribe... This was my dream vacation. I ..


The Holly Family trip to Egypt - Mary Tree

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Here is the Mary Tree . its located in Cairo in Matereya Region, it is where the holly family rest under that tree and drink water . its thge realk place,, the real tree ..

Friendly Garbage City, Mosques & A Quirky House Inoursuitcase's photos around Cairo, Egypt

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Interesting facts about this location

Shubra El-Kheima

Shubra El-Kheima is the fourth largest city in Egypt. It is located in the Al Qalyubiyah governorate around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:30|7|43|N|31|14|32|E| |primary |name= }}. The city is situated in the north of Cairo and is part of its agglomeration of Greater Cairo.

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Located at 30.13 31.24 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Districts of Greater Cairo, Metropolitan areas of Egypt, Populated places in Qalyubia Governorate

Plastic Stadium

Plastic Stadium, is a multi-use stadium in Shubra el Khaima, Egypt. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of ENPPI. The stadium has a capacity of 10,000 people.

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Located at 30.11 31.26 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Football venues in Egypt

Ain Shams

Ain Shams or Ein Shams (عين شمس ˁAyn Šams) is a suburb of Cairo, Egypt. The name means "eye of the sun" in Arabic, with reference to the fact that Ain Shams is built on top of the ancient city of Heliopolis, once the spiritual centre of ancient Egyptian sun-worship. According to the 10th century Jewish biblical commentator, Saadia Gaon, Ain Shams is the identity of the biblical Egyptian treasure city of Raamses. 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Heliopolis, Egypt

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Located at 30.13 31.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
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Heliopolis (ancient)

Heliopolis was one of the oldest cities of ancient Egypt, the capital of the 13th Lower Egyptian nome that was located five miles (8 km) east of the Nile to the north of the apex of the Nile Delta. Heliopolis has been occupied since the Predynastic Period, with extensive building campaigns during the Old and Middle Kingdoms. Today it is mostly destroyed; its temples and other buildings were used for the construction of medieval Cairo.

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Located at 30.13 31.29 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Alexander the Great, Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Cities in Ancient Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Hebrew Bible places, History of Cairo, Nile River Delta, Roman sites in Egypt

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.

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Located at 30.09 31.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Tags: Parasitology research