Best Locations for a Beach Vacation in Egypt

Best Locations for a Beach Vacation in Egypt

People may say that Egypt is mostly visited because of its ancient allure, mythical history and culture but nowadays the country is attracting most of the tourists for the lovely beaches. Many European tourists can afford an Egyptian beach vacation because it is both well-appointed and inexpensive. Beaches in other European countries are not as warm as beaches in Egypt and most of them are expensive. Many tourists do not come to Egypt’s beach locations independently, but many of them coming... [ read more ]

Types of Religious Tours In Egypt

Types of Religious Tours In Egypt

Everybody looks has different views when going on a holiday. Some prefer to relax on a beach, having cocktails and parties, others are looking for adventures, seeking for new locations to discover. Tourists visiting Egypt have many different reasons. There are those for who holiday means sitting on the beach, enjoying the sun and the sea and some people want to go on a nature tour. There also the so called classical tours, including visits to ancient sites, maybe some religious monuments eithe... [ read more ]

Best Places for Shopping in Egypt

Best Places for Shopping in Egypt

Egypt has many remarkable bazaars, markets and shopping centers, all tourists can find the best places to shop. Egypt is a wonderland of shopping opportunities. Of course, there are the famous bazaars such as the Khan el-Khalili, but then there are also thousands of unusual stores scattered about the country, and especially in Cairo, though some products are better purchased perhaps from the locale from which they are produced, such as alabaster in Luxor. However, Cairo provides a huge varie... [ read more ]

Best Periods of Time to Visit Egypt

Best Periods of Time to Visit Egypt

The best time to visit Egypt is from October to May. Though it is the peak travel season, when most travelers come, the temperatures are a lot better for those not used to the heat. Within these 8 months there are 2 periods of what are known as “High Season” (the Christmas/New Year period and the Easter Period) when hotels and cruises will put their prices up, though you will find that special events like Gala Dinners are also laid on for their customers. This can mean that some hotels be... [ read more ]

Tips to Bargain in Egypt

Tips to Bargain in Egypt

Visiting a foreign country tourists always come home with lots of souvenirs and memories bought for friends, family or their own selves. Sometimes they spend a large amount of money without even know that could have been less. It is good to know some tips to avoid scamming, and how to bargain, especially in Egypt. Selling and buying goods in Egypt, some people believe since ancient times, has always been a ritualized where the aim is not only haggling to get a cheaper price, but an affair in... [ read more ]

Eco-lodges, the Best Way to Save Egypt’s Environment

Eco-lodges, the Best Way to Save Egypt’s Environment

Ecotourism, or green travel, has become quite common these days with the increasing awareness of humanities effect on the planet. With the understanding that every action we take affects, usually negatively, the world, ecotourism is aimed at attempting to reduce these negative effects as much as possible. Nowadays, nearly every action we take has a negative effect on our environment. From taking a flight for vacation, driving to work, even heating up your lunch in the microwave it all produc... [ read more ]