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Inside Background
Egyptians are a very warm and hospitable people accustomed to tourists since...
Last edited: May 09, 2014
Guidebooks: Rough Guide (RG) and Lonely Planet (LP) : both are very...
Last edited: July 12, 2008
Travelling to Egypt and deciding when is really a matter of activities. If you...
Last edited: June 12, 2015
1. TOURIST SAFETY & SECURITY You are the one responsible for your own...
Last edited: April 02, 2015
Egypt is still surprisingly good for budget travelers, if you do your homework...
Last edited: October 25, 2016
Cairo Overview Cairo is a busteling city with lots going on and so much to do...
Last edited: November 08, 2012
When calling home do not use the pay phone located everywhere. Instead use your...
Last edited: April 13, 2007
A tour company will bring together a package for you, They will book your...
Last edited: May 15, 2016
There are hundreds if not thousands of local and worldwide companies that sell...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
There has been an increase in entrance fees since July 2013...
Last edited: April 17, 2015
This is a list of recommended feluccas (traditional sailing boats) that offer...
Last edited: May 21, 2013
A trip to Egypt usually begins with a travel agent, online or in person. No...
Last edited: May 07, 2012
So you are a traveler with very limited time in your hand and can't spend more...
Last edited: July 06, 2016
Do you know that you can see all the must-see attractions in Luxor in one full...
Last edited: December 18, 2010
TIPS for EYGPT If you are using a tour company that you find through the...
Last edited: October 25, 2016
SECURITY & SAFETY: For UK residents, the FCO's current warning state is at...
Last edited: August 07, 2015
There wasn't a real smoking policy in Egypt just a few years back. Smoking was...
Last edited: July 30, 2008
This is basically a warning for tourists especially first time visitors to...
Last edited: November 24, 2011
  Tourists usually use trains to travel to Luxor and Aswan from Cairo (800KM...
Last edited: October 25, 2016
On Your Own or Through a Travel Agent or Guide In view of substantial cultural...
Last edited: October 03, 2016
  Egypt stretches its hands out in welcome to disabled persons. Luckily, Egypt...
Last edited: May 20, 2008
Please also read: http://www.tripad... Sharm El Sheikh is fast becoming Egypt’s...
Last edited: July 09, 2010
Companies with Interactive Websites Only This is an ALPHABETICAL list and is...
Last edited: July 12, 2014
When to visit Egypt: The high season runs from October to April (winter). E...
Last edited: November 21, 2015
Inside Things to Do
Tourist traps: Cairo is a great place, but it's worth mentioning a few tourist...
Last edited: October 01, 2013
Kharga Oasis it is a Capital of the new valley city. It is far from Luxor...
Last edited: November 09, 2012
Inside For Foreign Visitors
The official Exchange Rate is here https://www.banqu... or http://www.nbe.co...
Last edited: February 21, 2015
Visitors to Egypt from the UK require a visa to enter Egypt, which can be...
Last edited: February 01, 2015
  Greetings and first time meet:  Hello (friendly greeting) – assalamu aleikum...
Last edited: December 22, 2009
The following are a few essential bits of telephone information for any visitor...
Last edited: November 26, 2014
With a few exceptions, tipping is expected in the tourist industry all over...
Last edited: June 10, 2011
Just be warned that drinks in Sharm el Sheikh Hotels and bars are pricey, a Gin...
Last edited: February 09, 2009
This is a list of gourmet and fine-dining restaurants in Cairo. Minimum price...
Last edited: January 15, 2012
With more than hundred ships cruising the Nile during high season, all looking...
Last edited: October 30, 2016
The Do's and Don'ts about travelling to Egypt! DO Enjoy yourself and explore to...
Last edited: August 01, 2016
The Duty Free Shop in Luxor is found by taking the road opposite KFC towards...
Last edited: February 04, 2014
All visitors to Egypt, whether they are female or male, receive a great deal of...
Last edited: September 10, 2015
There are several good websites with health information for travelers to Egypt...
Last edited: September 09, 2009
Below you find amounts for suggested tipping while in Egypt if you are not...
Last edited: July 26, 2016
Many travellers are shocked when they return back home from their holidays to...
Last edited: April 14, 2014
Using online transportation options (via smartphone app) is a practical and way...
Last edited: August 02, 2016