Its name derives from the belief that it is the site of the Garden of Eden. What Arab city is it?
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The port city Aden is in Yemen. Local legend claims that Aden is the oldest human city, and that Cain and Abel are buried somewhere near it. The connection with Eden seems to be based on the similarity of pronunciation.
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