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Saint Catherine Monastyry, commonly known as Santa Katerina. Located at the Sinai Peninsula, at the foot of Mount Sinai. EGYPT.

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Looking for Cheap Flights From Kuala Lumpur To Egypt? About Egypte: Egypt officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia by a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

Mt. Sinai in the Sinai peninsula, the peak where Moses received the Ten Commandments--The Monastery at the base of the mountain is St. Catherine's.

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Mount Sinai Egypt: Egyptian Arabic 'Gabal Musa', lit. 'Moses' Mountain' or 'Mount Moses'. Also known as Mount Horeb, is a mountain in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt. According to Jewish, Christian and Islamic tradition, the biblical Mount Sinai was the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments. ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Sinai )

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Nomad Photos

people with bread |Bedouin Camp, Egypt Photograph by Matt Moyer, National Geographic Simple bread called feteer helps feed Bedouin families in a squatters’ camp near Naama Bay at the southern tip of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. Drought has pushed tribes down from the mountains to seek work, but many Bedouin men remain jobless in a country that has never embraced desert-dwelling tribes.

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This shows a full satellite view of the Nile River. You can see the differences in the width of the river as it travels through the desert and at its end at the Mediterranean Sea. It is more difficult to track once the surrounding area gets full of life again, but based on the nearby lakes, you can locate the origins of the Blue and White Nile Rivers.

The Nile River - History and Facts

This shows a full satellite view of the Nile River. You can see the differences in the width of the river as it travels through the desert and at its end at the Mediterranean Sea. It is more difficult to track once the surrounding area gets full of life again, but based on the nearby lakes, you can locate the origins of the Blue and White Nile Rivers.

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