Egypt is a beautiful country linking Africa with the Middle East. The climate is generally hot however months like October-November and February have moderate temperatures around 30 and are preferred to plan a visit. The country is located in the valley of the Nile River. Apart from Pyramids, one can also visit the historical sites like Great Sphinx, Luxor's hieroglyph lined Karnak Temple and Valley of the Kings tombs. The capital of the country is Cairo and is known for one of the great wonders in mankind history - the Pyramids of Giza.