- Aswan - Wikipedia
Aswan is the ancient city of Swenett, later known as Syene, which in antiquity was the frontier town of Ancient Egypt facing the south Swenett is supposed to have derived its name from an Egyptian goddess with the same name This goddess later was identified as Eileithyia by the Greeks and Lucina by the Romans during their occupation of Ancient Egypt because of the similar association of
- Nile Cruise | Nile Cruises 2019 | Egypt Nile River Cruise . . .
Egypt has an enthralling history and a wealth of well-preserved monuments and treasures This trip allows you to visit all the major sites and attractions along the Nile in a comfortable fashion Boarding our cruise boat at Luxor we travel upstream, watching local life pass by, whilst also visiting the spectacular Edfu and Kom Ombo temples along the way