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As Suwalim Destination Guide

Delve into As Suwalim in Egypt!

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As Suwalim in the region of Dumyāţ is a city in Egypt - some 87 mi (or 140 km) North of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Current time in As Suwalim is now 08:05 AM (Tuesday). 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: Tyre, Beirut, Tel Aviv, Haifa, Shirbin or Izbat Muhammad 'Irfan. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We also found some pictures.




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Interesting facts about this location

Damietta University

Damietta University is an extension of Mansoura University in Damietta, in the Damietta Governorate in Egypt. The idea of opening classes for some faculties there began when the number of Mansoura University students in Damietta increased. The decision to open branch colleges followed.

More reading: Damietta University homepage
Located at 31.28, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Damietta, Universities in Egypt

Caphutkia

Caphutkia (also Capotakia or Kapotakia) in Aramaic קפוטקיא, קפוטקאי, קפודקאי, (later Katpatuka in Old Persian) was the name used in mediaeval Jewish and Syriac writings for the town in the vicinity of the former Ptolemaic city of Pelusium and its later Arab counterpart Damietta. Caphutkia is mentioned in the Targums and the Syriac commentary on Genesis where it is identified with the locality called Caphtor in the Bible.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.28, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Medieval Egypt

Damietta

Damietta, also known as Damiata, or Domyat, is a port and the capital of the Damietta Governorate in Egypt. It is located at the Damietta branch, a distributary of the Nile, 15 kilometres from the Mediterranean Sea, about 200 kilometres north of Cairo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.28, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Crusade places, Damietta, Governorate capitals in Egypt, Nile River Delta, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Populated places in Damietta Governorate

Damietta Port

Egypt's Damietta Port is situated 8.5 km west of the Nile river of Damietta branch westward Ras El-Bar, and it is 70 km away from Port Said. The port installations extend on an area of 11.8 km. The port is bordered by an imaginary line connecting the eastern and western external breakwaters.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.28, 31.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Damietta, Damietta Governorate, Ports and harbours of Egypt