Egypt is a fantastic destination! It is also not the easiest. Avoiding crowds requires booking a guide, hustlers will be out for your money, and it isn’t easy to navigate. But if you overcome those problems, the history and beauty of the North African country are worth every moment. Here you can find an overview of our experiences in Egypt.
For our recent 10-day trip to Egypt, we traveled the Nile, flew a hot air balloon, and explored everything we could think of in Cairo. We recommend planning ahead with the help of a good travel guide.
Relaxed 10-day Egypt Itinerary + Nile Cruise
In this itinerary, we combine the best of two worlds: luxury and culture. We relax in the most beautiful resorts after we explore the cultural
The perfect mix: Egypt’s perfect itinerary
With the severest parts of the COVID-19 pandemic hopefully behind us, most travel enthusiasts are making plans again. So are we! We will take multiple
Where to go in Egypt: Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, or the Red Sea?
Since you are reading this post, you are most likely attracted by Egypt’s rich history and natural beauty. We want to see, feel, and smell
Best Books and Travel Guides for Egypt
Egypt is a fascinating country but sometimes it isn’t the easiest country to get around. Visiting Egypt can be more than a bit overwhelming. It
Is a day trip to Luxor from Cairo worth it?
It would be best if you didn’t visit Egypt without seeing the country’s ancient wonders. Lots of Egypt’s highlights can be visited while you are
Is a day trip to Luxor from Hurghada worth it?
It would be best if you didn’t visit Egypt without seeing the country’s ancient wonders. If you are in Hurghada for a week or so,
Cairo’s best tours and excursions
Cairo is an overwhelming place. The city attracts 6.9 million tourists annually, and all go to the same places. Without a guide, you will struggle
Seven reasons to book a guided tour in Cairo
Cairo is challenging to explore on your own. If you even know where to go, the distances are too big, and the hustlers are everywhere.
What flying a Luxor Hot Air Balloon Flight is really like
A hot air balloon flight in Luxor is worth every cent. It is also worth waking up (very) early. We were skeptical, even a bit