All About Egypt

Luxor – Egypt Travel Guide 0

Luxor – Egypt Travel Guide

Luxor – Egypt Travel Guide Luxor is the premier travel destination in Upper (southern) Egypt and the Nile Valley. In antiquity, the city, known as Thebes by the Greeks, was the dynastic and religious...

Cairo Travel Guide – City of the Thousand Minarets 0

Cairo Travel Guide – City of the Thousand Minarets

Cairo is the largest city in Africa and Egypt’s most populous city. Its official name is Al-Qahira, although the name informally used by most Egyptians is “Masr” (Egyptian Arabic name for Egypt), from the...

Famous Egyptian Tombs 0

Famous Egyptian Tombs

FAMOUS TOMBS Tomb of Tutankhamun (KV62) – Arguably the most famous tomb in the Valley and the scene of Howard Carter’s 1922 discovery of the almost intact royal burial of the young king. Compared to...

Hurghada Travel Guide – Egypt’s Party Town 0

Hurghada Travel Guide – Egypt’s Party Town

Hurghada Map Index Important Places: 1. Fleet Lancling / husbanding Agent 2. Police Stations Sights/shopping 15. Red Sea Aquarium 3. Glass Bottom Boat Dock 16. El Dahar (Hurghada Street Markets) 17. Arabia Village Dining...

Egypt Visa and Passport Requirements 0

Egypt Visa and Passport Requirements

There are three types of Egyptian visa: * Tourist Visa – usually valid for a period not exceeding three months and granted on either a single or multiple entry basis (visas are not chargeable...

Travel tips for smart Egypt travelers 0

Travel tips for smart Egypt travelers

From INFOHUB: When buying tickets, women should line up with other women only In Egypt there are hardly any restrictions on foreign women. Yet there is a local custom that foreign ladies are expected to...

Spa and Wellness – Relax like an Egyptian 0

Spa and Wellness – Relax like an Egyptian

Legend tells of how Cleopatra bathed regularly in asses’ milk strewn with fresh rose petals. But even before the queen who seduced the Roman Empire with her beauty, Egypt has a tradition of healing...