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Al Qaddabah Destination Guide

Delve into Al Qaddabah in Egypt!

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Al Qaddabah in the region of Al Gharbīyah is located in Egypt - some 66 mi (or 107 km) North-West of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Al Qaddabah is now 01:01 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Gaza, Tel Aviv, Zubaydah, Izbat Zamzam al Kabirah, Urayn or Al Farastaq. While being here, make sure to check out Zahr at Timsah, Shubra Tu, Shubra Tana, Izbat Shisht al An'am, Salamun al Ghubar and Basyun as well. We also found some pictures.


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Sais, Egypt

Sais or Sa el-Hagar was an ancient Egyptian town in the Western Nile Delta on the Canopic branch of the Nile. It was the provincial capital of Sap-Meh, the fifth nome of Lower Egypt and became the seat of power during the Twenty-fourth dynasty of Egypt (c. 732–720 BC) and the Saite Twenty-sixth dynasty of Egypt (664–525 BC) during the Late Period. Its Ancient Egyptian name was Zau.

More reading: Sais, Egypt homepage
Located at 30.93, 30.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Nile River Delta, Populated places in Egypt, Twenty-sixth Dynasty of Egypt

Naucratis

Naucratis or Naukratis,, loosely translated as "(the city that wields) power over ships" (Piemro in Egyptian, now Kom Gieif), was a city of Ancient Egypt, on the Canopic branch of the Nile river, 45 mi (72 km) SE of the open sea and the later capital of Ptolemaic Egypt, Alexandria. It was the first and, for much of its early history, the only permanent Greek colony in Egypt; acting as a symbiotic nexus for the interchange of Greek and Egyptian art and culture.

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Located at 30.93, 30.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greeks in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Milesian colonies, Nile River Delta, Populated places in Egypt

Anthylla

Anthylla is an ancient city of Lower Egypt, on the Canopus branch of the Nile river. Herodotus and Athenaeus report that it provided furnishings for the queen of Egypt. It is sometimes thought to be the ancient city of Gynaecopolis.

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Located at 30.93, 30.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt

Tanta University

Tanta University is an Egyptian university in the city of Tanta, Al Gharbiyah governorate, Egypt. The university is under the direct scientific supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education. It was founded first in 1962 as a branch from the University of Alexandria with the faculty of Medicine only and then it became an independent university named University of the Middle Delta in 1972. It had at that time Medicine, Science, Agriculture and Education faculties.

More reading: Tanta University homepage
Located at 30.93, 30.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:1962 establishments in Egypt, Educational institutions established in 1962, Tanta University, Universities in Egypt

Desouk

Desouk is a city in northern Egypt. Located 80 km east of Alexandria, it belongs to Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate and had a population of 129,604 inhabitants as of 2009.

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Located at 30.93, 30.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Cities in Ancient Egypt, Desouk, Populated places in Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate