Khartoum is the capital of Sudan and is located where the Blue Nile and White Nile Rivers merge.
Dongola also spelled Dunqulah, and formerly known as Al ‘Urdi, is the capital of the state of Northern in Sudan
Historically, Wadi Halfa was Nubia’s most important trading point, being the gateway between Egypt and Sudan.
Port Sudan has an hot desert climate (Köppen: BWh) with extremely hot and muggy summers and moderately hot winters, requiring the acquisition of fresh water from Wadi Arba’at in the Red Sea Hills and from salt-evaporating pans.
Kassala is located in the East of Sudan, some 600 km from Khartoum practically on the border with Eritrea.
DINDER NATURAL PARK
Dinder National Park is ecologically significant because it falls on the ecotone between the Sahel and Ethiopian Highlandsecoregions.