Egypt rests in Northern Africa, situated between the Libya and the Gaza Strip and sharing borders with the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Sea and the Sinai Peninsula. Egypt belongs to the African continent, but like many Nor... More » Geography Africa

Some of the major landforms in Egypt include the Nile Valley, Nile Delta, Eastern Desert, Western Desert, Sinai Peninsula, Great Sand Sea and the Red Sea Hills. The country's chief bodies of waters are the Nile River, Hi... More » Geography Africa

Egypt is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Red Sea to the east, and the two seas are connected by the Suez Canal. The country shares its western border with Libya, its southern border with Sudan and ... More » Geography Africa
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Egypt is a country located in northeastern Africa on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea. The long-form name of the country is the Arab Republic of Egypt. Egypt celebrates its independence from the United Kin... More » Geography Africa

As of 2014, the United Nations designates the geographical region of North Africa as consisting of seven countries: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia and Western Sahara. These countries make up the territory... More » Geography Africa

Major geographical landmarks on maps of Egypt and Israel include the Negev Desert, the Great Rift Valley, the Sinai Peninsula, the Arabian Desert and the Red Sea Mountains. Some of the water landmarks are the Mediterrane... More » Geography Maps & Cartography

Located near the Nile River and the Pyramids of Giza, Cairo, Egypt, is in the northern part of the country, about 100 miles from the Mediterranean Sea and 75 miles from the Suez Canal. Its rapid growth since 1952 means m... More » Geography Africa