is the name of a specific ethnic and culture area in Africa. It is a part of the Nile Valley, and it lies partly in Egypt and Sudan. Whenhistorians speak of Nubia, they usually mean only the land occupied bythe people of who speak dialects of Nubian language. Nubian speakerslive between Aswan in Egypt and Debba in Sudan. Before the fifteenthcentury, when the spread of Islam became very widespread in Sudan, Nubian speaking people occupied a much larger area, even including theland southwards up the Blue Nile. Their descendents live there still, buttoday they speak Nubian and Arabic together.
is located in southern Egypt and northern Sudan. This land has oneof the healthiest resorts in the world. The temperatures are wormthroughout most of the year. The banks of the Nile are attractive in muchof Nubia, making farming easy. Nubia was the land of great naturalwealth, of gold mines, ebony, ivory, and incense.
the homeland of Africa's first civilization with a history whichcan be traced from 3100 B.C onward through Nubian monuments and artcrafts, as well as written records from Greece and Rome