Egypt is hot but has many interesting places you can visit. One of those places are the Pyramids of Giza. The pyramids of Giza is also called the pyramid of Khufu and the pyramid of Cheops. The full name of the pharaoh is Giza Necropolis. As with all the pyramids it was constructed to house his corpse and hold his various items. The pyramids of Giza are the oldest of the seven wonders of the world. The official language of Egypt is Arabic. In Egypt there are 77,420,000 million people in a land area of 387,048 square miles. With that many people the GDP per capita is only $5,896. The nile river goes through Egypt and it cuts Egypt in half.