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Egypt culture seen on your OverlandingAfrica.com is rich and varied, with a strong sense of history.
Egypt Architecture and Construction
Ancient pyramids and beautiful buildings can be found in Egypt, and architecture is one of the main drawing cards for travel to this country.
Cuisine plays an important role in social gatherings, and local dishes include Falafel, Ful Medames, Koshary, stuffed vegetables and vine leafs and Shawarma-sandwiches.
Art has played a role in Egypt’s culture for thousands of years, and images ranging from hieroglyphics to Lotus and Papyrus symbolism and other iconic drawings can be found in the country.
Literature dates back as early as the third millennium BC, and is some of the world’s oldest written examples. Modern Arabic literature is also a large part of modern culture in the country.
Egypt Music and Dance
Music and dance is very popular in Egyptian culture, and right back from ancient history, the performing arts have been a way for Egyptians to express themselves. Music styles vary, with a range of Egyptian, Arabic, African and Western influences.
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