One of the world's oldest states
Egypt is one of the oldest cultures in the world, continuously inhabited since the 10th century BC. Modern Egypt has a diverse economy with tourism, agriculture, production and services playing equal roles in the country’s GDP.
Amazon has a location in Egypt’s second city, Alexandria, a stone’s throw from the Mediterranean coast in the north central part of the country. Among other attractions the city boasts the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, a marvel of modern architecture emulating the Ancient Library of Alexandria (destroyed in AD 391). Alexandria is easily reached by road, air and rail links.