If you are a Christian, by chance you can visit this area to see how Christ avoid the troop during his time. Quite near to metro station
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It's just directly opposite the metro station exit. This will be the 1st building you can across when you walk out from metro station. It's a Christian area Nice place to visit if you interested. I don't know whether there's an entrance into this fort...More
Right near famous Hanging church of Coptic Cairo. Worth seeing. I never knew that there was a Roman colony here named Babylon from where the Bible book of 1 Peter was probably written.
It is not that big or impressive, but is worth spending some time looking at since it is conveniently located next to many other historic tourist sites. I like seeing anything historical. You cannot go down and view it in detail, but it still makes...More
Although you can't get inside this unique piece will show you a bit of the oldest part of Cairo. A must see.
· Monastery churches of Babylon stairs: - Church of Babylon stairs: Located south of the Roman Fortress of Babylon and dating back to the seventh century / eighth century. - Church of the father and John Kerr: Located south of the Roman Fortress of Babylon...More