Beyond the Pyramids of Giza: Exploring Coptic Cairo

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While you won’t want to miss the Pyramids, you will also want to see an area of Cairo called “Misr Alkadyma.”

Overland Egypt: Notes for Women Traveling Alone

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Forget what you saw about Egypt in the news. With the right attitude (and clothing) it’s a safe and lovely place to solo travel, even as a woman –Jenn Miller just did.

Indie Travel in Egypt for $35 Per Day

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Even the most disengaged student was impressed when the history lesson turned to the Ancient Pyramids, and getting a chance to visit them is on many travelers’ bucket lists. But there’s much more to Egypt than the pyramids, and Paris Marx is here to offer a guide to getting the most out of your trip to this amazing and unique country.

Egypt’s Safe for Tourists…Really!

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While European governments were telling their citizens it was ok to travel to Egypt, North American ones weren’t. Canadian writer Carmen G. Farrell traveled to Egypt this spring with her husband and school-aged children and had the trip of a lifetime.

Valley of the Whales – Fayoum Province, Egypt

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Treading the desert to explore an ocean bed that is rich with 40 million year-old whale skeletons and other extinct creatures is a unique experience. Azza Abdel Aziz tells you more about the Valley of the Whales in the western desert of Egypt; a world heritage site that narrates an unrivaled story about the evolution of species in an open air museum.

Land of the Pharaohs

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A trip to Egypt showed Leah that there is so much more to the country than the famous pyramids.

Luxor – Valley of Scams

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In Egypt scams abound on every corner, but it’s a good feeling when you can spy a red herring even after two days in transit. Missj tells the tale of her time dealing with suspicious events in Luxor.

Market Mayhem in Luxor, Egypt

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Nothing beats the buzz of a local market and in a third world country it’s all the more thrilling. Missj takes us to the markets of Luxor.

The White Desert – Egypt

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When traveling to Egypt, most people only go to visit the pyramids and other historical temples. A trip to the White Desert will not only give you a glimpse of the country’s rich history, you will actually feel like you are stepping back in time.

Mohammed of the Mountian – Egypt, Africa

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For Derek William Bland, this was a day to remember.