Cairo is the capital of Egypt, as well as its largest city.

At some point prior to Albus Dumbledore graduating from Hogwarts, he won a gold medal for "Ground-Breaking Contribution to the International Alchemical Conference in Cairo".[1]


Notes and references

  1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Chapter 18 (The Life and Lies of Albus Dumbledore)