Let's get this out of the way: Yes, it's safe for Americans, or any other nationality in the world, to travel to Egypt. Even in light of the (belated) news in Egypt last year regarding insurgencies and whatnot, any flight to Egypt or visit to Egypt remains safe for tourists. There's nothing to fear, although you do need to be briefed on the areas in the country that are safer than others. It doesn't hurt to keep yourself updated in regards to the present state of Egypt as well, but not to the point that you'd choose to avoid going there due to the extreme fear-mongering that some news agencies delve into. Whatever Egyptian incidents are reported in the news happen in isolated parts of the country, and the whole country shouldn't be held accountable for these events.
Egyptians enjoy meals that mirror stories of several ages. Egyptian history is not only about events and places; even Egyptian food has long history.
Breathtaking vistas, excellent entertaining programs, romantic atmosphere, luxury and coziness – this is what the cruise along the longest river in the world promises. Don’t miss the fabulous Nile Cruise once you are in Egypt as it offers a multitude of advantages. Here are some of them...
Mummification was a significant religious ritual carried out by priests reciting prayers during the whole process...Have you ever wondered how did it go ?
This year Easter falls on March 27, and there is still much time to look around and pick your destination. If you are seeking for balmy sunny weather, then Egypt will suit you the best as spring in the country is the nicest season to visit – not cold and not yet hot.
What can be more enchanting than a beautiful belly dance that holds you spellbound? It’s believed that this Middle Eastern dance existed in AD 1st century, though it was described more precisely only in the 19th century. British traveler William Lane and famous French novelist Gustave Flaubert wrote about privately performed Awalim and public Ghawazee dances they saw during their trip to Egypt. Today there are many places were this magic dance is staged as a part of entertainment – it can be in a hotel, or during the dinner at the Nile cruise ship, or Alf Leila Wa Leila show in Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh.
Spend a totally different Christmas on the Land Of Pharaohs, where you will find a rare combination of nature & Culture. Spend your New Year holidays in Egypt!
Itinerant to "Egypt" Or "Land of Pharaohs" is one of the unique experiments that a traveler can go through…Egypt is a destination where culture heritage, beauty of nature, and location are united altogether on a same land…
Egypt Back on Track!!! ...Opening of New Suez Canal
Egypt is counting down for the biggest festivity taking place where the promise of Egyptian President El-Sissi will be fulfilled just on time.
How safe is Egypt now? With personal GPS, Emergency Response - and our Top Tips for Safe Travel - it's never been safer.
Folklore dances, musicals, food exhibitions, Bollywood films, concerts, handcrafts and yoga classes – all in frames of just one unique cultural festival “India by the Nile”. The third edition of the event will be formally presented by Indian movie legend Amitabh Bachchan.</em>
International support expressed, tens of deals closed, billions of dollars promised – these are the top highlights of the three-day economic summit held on March 13-15 in the Red Sea resort town of Sharm El-Sheikh.
The Associated Press published today a report entitled "Doubts About Repair of Tutankhamun's Mask After Beard Break", indicating that the king's beard has been glued back on hastily with "epoxy", as the king's beard was broken during the cleaning process, according to officials at the Egyptian museum.
Throughout the history of Coptic Christianity, the flight of the Holy Family into Egypt has played a huge role in their faith and celebrations. The Copts believe that the visit of Jesus to Egypt was a blessing to its people and they strongly believe that this visit prepared the Egyptians for the dawning of Christianity that took place forty years later due to the preaching of St. Mark.
On Sunday night, 2 March, the new Prime Minister of Egypt, Ibrahim Mehlib, went on live television and requested the Egyptian nation to stop demonstrations and focus on getting the country back on track. He focused his national speech on requesting the entire country to put the three years of turmoil behind them and to rather look at completing pending construction and new developments.
Lady Egypt Tours’ Director and Sales team are currently in India attending the SATTE Travel show in New Delhi, followed by the OTM Show in Mumbai. Together with Egyptian professionals of the travel industry seeing the need to meet with Indian travel agents, as well as the latest declaration by Luxor Governor early January 2014 that more than one million Indian tourists are estimated to visit Egypt between 2014 and 2016.
The past week has seen quite a number of publications of tour companies arranging fam trips to the Red Sea in the hopes of restoring the world’s confidence in returning to Egypt as a holiday destination. It is clear that most tour operators, if not all, are clearly committed to Egypt as a destination and are keen on opening avenues for agents to explore and experience the country’s holiday hot spots for themselves.
One of the most luscious and lovely tours are those of Egypt and Jordan. Inexplicably one can discover the romantic sides of Egypt or Jordan by its famous bath. Jordan to Egypt tours is exceptional in pleasure. On a quiet street of Amman, the capital city of Jordan, one can see seep in the warm Al Pashas Turkish Bath.
Jordan and Egypt are complementary destinations as they are close to each other. These two countries are neighbors and have a multifaceted history. They share an intricate history and travelers are startled by the extent of familiarity the two behold. Egypt and Jordan have their own landmarks; some being manmade while others are natural.
Egypt with its most stunning, colossal monuments never fails to astonish. The heat, vision and the luminosity of the Egypt deserts revitalizes one’s spirit. The breezy, turquoise waters revive the freshness. A romantic cruise along the world's longest river dazzles the senses. A gateway resort of the finest quality and class in the Red Sea Riviera is pure escapism. The mix of magic, mystery and pleasures combines to create the true pleasures of Egypt. Travel to Egypt to discover a world of wonder.
Women traveling with a friend may be wondering what the situation is like now that the ‘Arab Spring’ has led to massive changes in the way Egypt is governed. Female travelers are experiencing few problems and being American is a good thing as far as local people are concerned. It can be exciting being in a country at a time of positive change and Egypt is no exception. There is evidence of a new optimism and an opening up of attitudes which can only be beneficial for women taking a trip to Egypt.
The Sphinx at Giza, the Great Pyramids, and many other ancient wonders await you in Egypt, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. It's also home to resorts and hotels found on the Red Sea's warm shores at Sharm el Sheikh as well as the rolling sand dunes of the Sahara Dessert that's great for camel trekking. There is a myriad of impressive Egypt tourist attractions available at one of the cradles of ancient civilization.