We haven't travelled much in Africa yet, but we visited Egypt in 2014.
Egypt is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, but in recent years safety concerns have kept tourists away.
Visiting the Sphinx and Pyramids at Giza
Visiting the Sphinx and Pyramids at Giza is found on many a bucket list. We visited out for a couple of days outside of Cairo, and were blown away...
Khan el Khalili Market and Islamic Cairo
Islamic Cairo and Khan el Khalili was an aspects of Cairo we were most excited about, and most dreading. As with much of Egypt, travel here can be dif
Is Luxor Safe to visit in 2015?
Whether you will feel safe in Luxor depends on your personal safety comfort level, but based on a fairly short visit I wouldn't say it feels dangerous
Transport in Cairo – Cairo Metro
The Cairo metro turned out to be my favorite mode of transport, but it was a mind-boggling labyrinth we came close to giving up on.
Transport in Cairo – Cairo Taxis
Cairo taxis come in multiple forms. The best approach is to hail a black taxi. Unfortunately, these are unmetered and as a tourist you are vulnerable.
Transport in Cairo – Walking in Cairo
Walking in Cairo is exhausting. The pavement is frequently rubble. I mean literally rubble.
Avoiding Hassle in Luxor – Top Tips
Eager touts are easily the most frustrating part of many holidays, and the Luxor tout is surely among the worst.
Getting to Giza from Cairo, Egypt
Giza's prized pyramids and sphinx make this an essential stop on any Egypt itinerary. But getting to Giza from Cairo can be difficult.
Is Cairo safe for tourists in 2015?
Everybody has a different threshold for risk, but maybe now is the right time to start planning your Cairo adventures?
Sphinx Guest House review
There’s not many places you can wake up with a view of a Wonder of the World for $25.