It can be cheaper to pay in £GB than to change money and pay in local currency The prices listed are typical standard prices charged by local agents, taken from their own printed price lists. Prices vary not only according to local cost changes but also according to the current exchange rates, because some of

1. Luxor Luxor and Thebes is the main city of the pharaohs. The names of the most famous pharaohs are associated with Luxor: Ramses, Tutankhamun, Seth, Amenophis, Thutmose, who left here monuments of monumental architecture. Luxor occupies a special place in ancient Egyptian history during the new kingdom, where it was the capital of the

There are many attractions you have to see and there are many tours available to get you to sights such as Giza for the Pyramids and the Sphinx. If you have the time, you could also visit ancient monuments in Giza, such as Saqqara, and Dahshur. But this is only the start of the great

Cairo Cairo is not only the largest city in Africa (pop. 15 million) but also the political and cultural pivot of the Arab world. Further east, towards the Moqattam Hills, is the medieval city of splendid mosques and thronging bazaars, founded by the Fatimids in AD 969. To the south is the now ruinous Fustat,

So you want to know more about THE most popular things to do in Hurghada. The constantly expanding city of Hurghada and the entire Red Sea Riviera is never short of things to do, places to see and people to meet. A one week holiday at any one of the Red Sea destinations is never

Hotels, Resorts, Snorkeling, Diving and Wonderful Weather Year-Round Sharm El Sheikh Egypt If you had visited Sharm El Sheikh anytime prior to about 1968, all you would have found was peaceful, little fishing village. Now it is one of Egypt’s most popular beach resorts. In fact, Sharm is the number one tourist destination in all