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Al Haswah Destination Guide

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Al Haswah in the region of Eastern Province is a city in Egypt - some 57 mi (or 92 km) North-East of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Al Haswah is now 04:40 PM (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, Kafr Saqr or Izbat Zakariya. While being here, make sure to check out Urban Jazirat Abu 'Umran, As Sunaytah, Manshiyat Sidqi, Qism Awwal Faqus, Qurajah and Abu Kabir as well. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Interesting facts about this location

Faqous

Faqus is a town in the Egyptian governorate of Ash Sharqiyah Governorate. Local attractions include monuments of the Pharaohs in Tal el-Dab'a, Qantier, and Omm Egrim.

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Located at 30.78, 31.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Egypt

Kafr Saqr

Kafr Saqrشباب وبنات كفرصقر is one of the oldest centers and the seat of a Markaz of Sharqia Governorate of Egypt.

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Located at 30.78, 31.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Sharqia Governorate

Avaris

Avaris was the capital of Egypt under the Hyksos. It was located at modern Tell el-Dab'a in the northeastern region of the Nile Delta, at the juncture of the 8th, 14th, 19th and 20th Nomes. As the main course of the Nile migrated eastward, its position at the hub of Egypt's delta emporia made it a major administrative capital of the Hyksos and other traders.

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Located at 30.78, 31.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Ancient cities, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Minoan archaeology, Nile River Delta, Torah cities

Qantir

Qantir is a modern village in Egypt. Qantir (Khatana-Qantir) is believed to mark what was probably the ancient site of Ramesses II's great capital, Pi-Ramesse or Per-Ramesses ("House or Domain of Ramesses"). This city is situated about 9 kilometers north of Faqus in Sharqiyah province of the eastern Nile Delta, about 60 miles north-east of Cairo.

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Located at 30.78, 31.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
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Pi-Ramesses

Pi-Ramesses (Pi-Ramesses Aa-nakhtu, meaning "House of Ramesses, Great in Victory") was the new capital built by the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt Pharaoh Ramesses II (Ramesses the Great, reigned 1279-1213 BC) at Qantir near the old site of Avaris. The city had previously served as a summer palace under Seti I (c. 1290 BC - 1279 BC) and may have been originally founded by Ramesses I (c. 1292-1290 BC) while he served under Horemheb.

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Located at 30.78, 31.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Ancient cities, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Nile River Delta, Ramesses II, Torah cities