Cairo, literally meaning “The Conqueror”, is the capitol of Egypt and the largest city in Africa. More than 16 million people call it home; it’s chaotic, exotic, smelly, dusty, and also beautiful. There is a lot to see in Cairo including the Pyramids, the Sphinx and numerous historic buildings of the cities many rulers! Due to the extremely hot summers, the best time to visit is in the colder months between November-March. For Cairo’s current temperatures and yearly averages click here. Shopping is another must-do in Cairo! Check out the best places to shop!
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