Gallery hopes to spread hiking culture among Egyptians

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

A gallery documenting the trips of an Egyptian hiking group hopes to turn more Egyptians into hikers.

Copenhagen: A Different View

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Resident Anna Bernsen shares her insider picks of what to do and see in the Danish capital.

Egypt’s 30 nature reserves to be developed

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Egypt owns 30 nature reserves which cover 15 percent of its total land, according to Minister of Environment Khaled Fahmy. Fahmy said the ministry has developed a plan to sustainably develop these nature reserves, according to a statement from the minist

Campaign to draw Italian tourists via online visa system to kick off in May

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Citizens of countries that are not able to obtain an Egyptian visa upon arrival at ports of entry will be able to apply for one online beginning in May.

The ultimate Umrah packing list

Wed, Apr. 26, 2017

Egyptians’ Umrah trips started at the beginning of the Islamic month of Ragab earlier in April and will last until the end of Ramadan, expected to be around June 24. Packing for the holy pilgrimage is a bit different from other trips

A nostalgic walk through Zamalek’s Andalusian Gardens

Wed, Apr. 26, 2017

Concrete jungle’ is the first thought that comes to mind when asked to describe Cairo in one phrase. Lying along the bank of the Nile in the Zamalek neighborhood, on Gezirah Island, however, are the Andalusian Gardens, where people enter for a little peac

Passport Stamps for Independence

Tue, Apr. 25, 2017

Menna Shahin battled her family and society’s negative view of solo female adventurers when she first began travelling alone three years ago. Today she has visited over 20 countries and is encouraging other women to explore the world on their own.

Free entry to all museums, archaeological sites on Sinai Liberation Day

Tue, Apr. 25, 2017

All museums and archaeological sites will be open for free on Tuesday for Egyptians and Arabs living in Egypt in honor of Sinai Liberation Day.