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Upper Egypt:ThebesIn this zone was the city Thebes, the capital of Egypt in the Middle Kingdom, during more than 1000 years. Nowadays, the name of this city is Luxor. It's most important archaeological remains found in the Valley of the Kings.Lower Egypt:AlexandriaIt's name comes to Alexander the Great. This city was founded in 332 a.C.. This city was located in the Nile Delta. It was a important city in the Ptolemaican period. The monument most important of Alexandria was the Lighthouse, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.Also had two large and important cities between Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt:MenfisIt was the capital of Old Kingdom. The Great Temple of Ptah was the largest and most important temple in ancient Memphis. The statues of Rameses II were important archaeological remains, too.GizaWas famous because 4600 years ago it was erected the three great pyramids of Dynasty IV (Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinos) and the Great Sphinx.
Cities alongtheNile River
We tell about some importants cities: Alexandria, Giza, Memphis and Thebes