Pyramids of Egypt

25 Amazing Things to do in Egypt

Julie Egypt 5 Comments

For many first-time visitors to Egypt, the Pyramids of Giza, a Nile cruise, and the archaeological treasures in Luxor make the must-see list. But Egypt offers many more exciting experiences. Journey out into the dusty desert and visit the oases, scuba dive in the Red Sea, or hike to the top of Mount Sinai. These all make the list of …

Edfu Temple

Driving Between Aswan and Luxor: How to Visit Kom Ombo, Edfu & Esna

Julie Egypt 15 Comments

There are several ways to travel between Aswan and Luxor. Cruising the Nile River is the most popular option, but you can also drive or take the train between these two cities. If you choose to drive between Aswan and Luxor, you have the option to add on three important sites: Kom Ombo, Edfu and Esna. It takes just a …

Things to do in Aswan

10 Best Things to do in Aswan, Egypt

Julie Egypt 6 Comments

Beautiful, laid-back Aswan…for many, this is the starting or the ending point of a Nile Cruise. For others, it is the home base for a day trip to Abu Simbel. With its palm-tree studded shorelines, feluccas that sail the Nile River, and beautiful temples, Aswan looks and feels a lot different than many other places in Egypt. To help you …