Ever wondered what the oldest city on earth is. Well to each culture and country there is a different myth and varying to little evidence to prove the same. Some believe the city of Crocodilopolis was the oldest city in time. They worshiped crocodile and were established on Nile river beds, in about 4,000 BC. The Egyptians called the city the Shedet. Some in India say its Varanasi which Mark Twain the great writer seemed to agree but the evidence points otherwise. In the middle East they have various theories on Kirkuk or Susa being the oldest city. Most people right now are of the opinion that it was Aleppo that was the oldest city.