Cairo is a city that is full of ancient landmarks and beautiful modern buildings. It is also the capital city of Egypt. The landmarks have historical memories that visitors should inquire about while in this beautiful African country. This city covers an area of over 453 square kilometers and it is situated on the banks of both River Nile and the Delta River. The city is also the largest in Africa and was built more than 6000 years ago. The city has also served as the capital of the various Egyptian civilizations. It is a busy town with many business establishments, universities, hotels, government offices and many cultural institutions.