Boulaq

Boulaq, is a district of , in . It neighbours , Azbakeya, and the River Nile. Boulaq has about 99,400 residents. Boulaq is situated nearby to .

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Museum
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the or Museum of Cairo, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. is situated 1¼ km south of Boulaq. Photo: Bs0u10e01, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
, also known as "Martyr Square", is a major public town square in , . is situated 1½ km south of Boulaq. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The - commonly known to locals as "Nasser's Pineapple" - is a free-standing concrete tower in , . is situated 2 km southwest of Boulaq. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Public building
Photo: Kallerna, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is the capital of and, with a total population of Greater metropolitan area in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both and the . Photo: Mario modesto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district of modern that occupies the southern portion of the main island in the Nile within Cairo itself; in fact, means "island" in Arabic. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the commercial heart of the modern city of . Photo: Maher27777, Public domain.

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