Meroë is an ancient city on the east bank of the Nile near Shendi, Sudan. The site of the city of Meroë is marked by more than two hundred pyramids in three groups, of which many are in ruins. They are identified as Nubian pyramids because of their disti
The Meroe Pyramids. Near Meroe, Sudan, three royal cemeteries were constructed. South Cemetery features nine royal pyramids. Four of the pyramids belonged to Kings and five belonged to queens. One hundred and ninety-five other tombs complete the cemetery.
Meroë is an ancient city on the east bank of the Nile valley near Khartoum Sudan. Near the site are a group of villages called Bagrawiyah. This city was the capital of the Kingdom of Kush for several centuries.
Old Dongola is a town in Sudan, on the east bank of the Nile opposite the Wadi Al-Malik. It is 50 miles km) upstream from (New) Dongola. Old Dongola was the departure point for caravans west to Darfur and Kordofan.