Sudan is the third largest country in . Getting a visa for Sudan is an expensive hit-and-miss affair, but if you do manage to get in, and you stick to the safe areas, you will probably have a memorable experience.

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is the capital of Sudan and is located where the Blue and White Niles merge to form the Nile. Photo: Dbxsoul, CC BY 3.0.

is a region in western Sudan. Dār is an Arabic word meaning "home " – the region was named Dardaju while ruled by the Daju, who migrated from c. 350 AD, and it was then renamed Dartunjur when the Tunjur ruled the area. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an ancient city along the eastern bank of the Nile River in , approximately 200 km northeast of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a port city in eastern Sudan, and the capital of the state of . Photo: Bertramz, CC BY 3.0.


is the political, geographic, cultural, and economic center of Sudan, centered around the capital, . Photo: Chris, CC BY-SA 2.0.

consists of the three states of Sudan known as Northern, Red Sea and River Nile. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Kordofan is a former province of central Sudan. In 1994 it was divided into three new federal states: North Kordofan, South Kordofan and West Kordofan. Photo: Maureen Didde, CC BY 2.0.

is the region of Sudan lying to the east of , along the Blue Nile. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


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