Egypt

Egypt

Egypt
 
Egypt
, officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. It is the world's only contiguous Eurafrasian nation. Cairo
Cairo
, is the capital and largest city of Egypt. The city's metropolitan area is the largest in the Middle East and the Arab world, and 15th-largest in the world, and is associated with ancient Egypt, as the famous Giza pyramid complex and the ancient city of Memphis are located in its geographical area.
Alexandria
; is the second largest city and a major economic centre in Egypt.
Luxor
is a city in Upper (southern) Egypt and the capital of Luxor Governorate.
Aswan
, formerly spelled Assuan, is a city in the south of Egypt.
The Aswan Dam
,is an embankment dam built across the Nile at Aswan. Aswan_Dam
Lake Nasser
is a vast reservoir in southern Egypt and northern Sudan. It is one of the largest man-made lakes in the world.
Mount Catherine
, also known as Gebel Katherîna, is the highest mountain in Egypt. It is located near the city of Saint Catherine in the South Sinai Governorate.
The Nile
is a major north-flowing river in northeastern Africa, generally regarded as the longest river in the world. The Nile has two major tributaries, the White Nile and Blue Nile. The White Nile is considered to be the headwaters and primary stream of the Nile itself. The Blue Nile, however, is the source of most of the water and silt. Nile Suez_Canal
The Suez Canal
is an artificial sea-level waterway in Egypt, connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez.
Ismailia
is a city in north-eastern Egypt. Known in Egypt as "The City of Beauty and Enchantment".

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