Egypt Nile Cruises

Planning a Nile River Cruise in Egypt: Necessary Documents

For many visitors to Egypt, a cruise on the River Nile is a must. Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan are among the cities that lie on the Nile and can all be visited in the course of a cruise holiday. The world’s longest river is magnificent in and of itself. It also provided a fertile valley […]

Visa to Memphis and Saqqara

Travel Guide to Saqqara and Memphis: Egypt’s Ancient Capital

Memphis was the ancient Egyptian capital long before Cairo. It is an exciting place of constant discovery as pyramids, tombs, and temples continue to be discovered. The ruins of the city lie 20 km south of Giza, cairo near the town of Mit Rahina. Saqqara (also spelled Sakkara or Saccara) is a vast necropolis which […]

Yellow Fever Certificate for Egypt

Egypt Yellow Fever Certificate Requirements

Yellow fever is a viral infection spread through mosquito bites in affected areas, and can cause symptoms including chills, fever, headache, back pain, nausea, and fatigue. Around 15 percent of those infected can also develop more serious symptoms of yellow fever including jaundice, bleeding, and organ failure. Depending on their nationality and where they are […]

egypt visa with israel stamp

Entering Egypt with an Israel Entry/Exit Stamp

If you have recently traveled to Israel and are planning to visit Egypt, then you may have concerns that your previous trip may cause you problems from entering the country. Although many Arab countries have good diplomatic relations with Israel, many countries in the Middle East will not permit entry to travelers with evidence of […]

Dress code to Travel to Egypt

Appropriate Dress Code for Men and Women

Egypt is one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations. With 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites (most of which cultural) and 5-star resorts on the coast of the famous Red Sea, Egypt is the ideal destination for beach lovers and cultural tourists alike. Egypt is also a predominantly Islamic country. Many Western travelers — and […]

Egypt Customs Requirements

Egypt Customs Regulations

Before enjoying Egypt’s majestic pyramids, endless dunes, and charming souks, travelers need to get familiar with local customs including what you can and cannot bring along when traveling to Egypt. Certain objects and medications foreign citizens use commonly without much thought in their day to day lives may be illegal in Egypt. Read our expert […]

Egypt travel vaccinations requirements

Egypt Health Advice: Vaccines Required for Egypt

Every year, millions of foreigners apply for an Egypt visa to visit the ancient land of the Pharaohs. International travelers are attracted by some of the world’s best monuments and archaeological sites as well as the pristine waters and colorful corals of the Red Sea. Whether you plan on seeing the Pyramids or spending a […]

luxor travel evisa

Travel Information Guide to Luxor

The majority of foreign visitors to Egypt choose to visit the country’s capital, Cairo, and its ancient attractions such as the Great Pyramid of Giza, or the popular Red Sea resorts such as Sharm el Sheikh. However, the number of visitors who choose to travel to Luxor, also known as the location of the Valley […]

guide to Hurghada

Travel Information Guide to Hurghada

Located along Egypt’s Red Sea coast between Cairo and Luxor, Hurghada is a delightful beach resort popular with both international tourists and Egyptian holidaymakers from Cairo, the Delta, and Upper Egpyt. Along with Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada is one of the most popular Red Sea coastal resorts in Egypt and is renowned for its vast […]