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15th Of July September st.، Port Fouad, Port Said Governorate, Egypt

This grand building was erected in 1895 to house the Suez Canal Company, now called the Suez Canal Authority (SCA). Construction of the Suez Canal, which connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea, began in 1859 and took a decade to finish....

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Istanbul and Port Said are the only two metropolitan areas in the world that span two continents. This road bridge linking Africa to Asia goes by many names, including the Mubarak Peace Bridge, the Egyptian-Japanese Friendship Bridge and the...

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The Great Bitter Lake and the Small Bitter Lake are saltwater lakes that exist today as parts of the Suez Canal, but were originally dry valleys before the canal flooded them. The lakes have seen their share of the effects of warfare in the...

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For unparalleled views of the Suez Canal and the Gulf of Suez, you can't beat a walk along Al Corniche. Noteworthy landmarks that you'll want to see are a giant statue of King Thutmose III, at the western end of the Corniche, and statues of two...

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Where the Sinai Peninsula bifurcates the Red Sea, it divides the waterway into two distinct areas, the Gulf of Suez to the west and the Gulf of Aqaba to the east. The division began relatively recently in geological terms, about 28 million years...