Buying a tour to Sharm el-Sheikh, Taboo, Dahab and other cities of Egypt, along with a vacation on the Red Sea, you will get a great chance to visit Israel: see the Biblical Bethlehem, visit many Orthodox shrines and walk the streets of the ancient city. You can make this opportunity a reality in several ways: in advance at a travel agency when purchasing a ticket, directly at the hotel, or at one of the spa bureaus. We tell you what a good excursion from Egypt to Israel is and who should not go on a trip.
Israel is waiting, but not everyone will be happy
Israel is undoubtedly a wonderful corner that everyone should see at least once in their life. This is a powerful “magnet” for all believers who would one day like to go to places of power and penetrate the incredible energy of cities, where almost every place is shrouded in ancient history. The basis of the excursion route from Egypt is visiting shrines, temples, etc. This small trip can be safely called pilgrimage, so it’s worth going to it first of all to people who are religious and interested in history. For whom, a trip to Israel from Egypt may not be interesting, it is for small children, and for tourists suffering from diseases of the musculoskeletal system or disorders of the vestibular apparatus and the elderly, it is extremely exhausting. Continue reading
Tourists who went on vacation to Egypt, along with the opportunity to spend a vacation on the seashore, get a nice bonus – a chance to get acquainted with one of the oldest and most famous buildings in the world, whose history is shrouded in many mysteries and legends.
Let’s see why the Egyptian pyramids are considered a wonder of the world.
Stone mountains: when did the pyramids of Egypt appear?
Despite its considerable age (almost five millennia!), The Egyptian pyramids are perfectly preserved to this day. Regarding the history of their creation, there are many speculations, for example, that the buildings were created by the Atlanteans. But the official version remains unchanged: the ancient Egyptians erected giant tombs near Cairo.
Until the end of the 19th century, the Giza pyramids remained the tallest structures in the world until the Eiffel Tower was built in France. In addition, it is the only one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World that has been fully preserved to this day. Continue reading
Almost every country has something to surprise travelers. And it’s not only about picturesque views, architecture, historical monuments. To better know the culture and traditions of local residents, you should definitely try the local cuisine – food and drinks. Egypt is no exception!
Popular Egyptian drinks
Of course, most tourists associate Egypt with the all-inclusive country, because almost all hotels offer full board, including drinks. Dishes are mainly of European cuisine. But if you want to diversify the “hotel menu”, we tell you what traditional non-alcoholic and alcoholic Egyptian drinks can be tasted while relaxing in the country of the pyramids.
On the African continent, it is Egypt that is the largest consumer of tea, and in the world it occupies 5th place in import. There are a lot of types of this drink, as well as recipes with the addition of different spices. Continue reading
Sharm el-Sheikh, one of the most popular Egyptian resorts, 50 years ago was an unremarkable small village where only local residents lived. Now this is a real paradise for tourists. Every year there are more and more hotels, entertainment centers, shops, and, of course, restaurants. Indeed, despite the fact that almost every hotel accepts guests on an all-inclusive basis, vacationers do not deny themselves the pleasure of having dinner in a good restaurant, expanding the gastronomic experience. We offer a selection in which we include the best restaurants in Sharm El Sheikh.
This small and cozy family-run establishment has been welcoming guests since 1994. The restaurant serves seafood dishes. Here you can also buy fish by weight, order squid, shrimp, meat stewed in a clay pot. The choice in the menu is varied, prices are affordable.
Restaurants in the old town of Sharm el-Sheikh are presented in a wide variety, but it is in Fares Seafood that there are always many locals, which serves as a sign of quality for tourists. Inspired by the popularity, the owners are opening new branches throughout Sharm El Sheikh. Continue reading
Egypt even in winter attracts travelers. By choosing the right resort, you can plunge into the sea, sunbathe, explore the rich underwater world of the Red Sea. History connoisseurs will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the most ancient sights that appeared even before our era. In addition, a beach holiday for the New Year in Egypt will be remembered for a special festive atmosphere.
How to organize the perfect holiday in the country of the pyramids?
However, before you buy a tour to Egypt for the winter holidays, it will be useful to familiarize yourself with the advice of hoteliers and the features of resorts so that your New Year holidays are as comfortable and bright as possible.
Pay attention to the climate
If you want to temporarily forget about the snow and cold, pay attention to the most popular resorts for winter holidays. These include Sharm el-Sheikh, Hurghada, Dahab and Marsa Alam. However, the reviews about the holidays in Egypt for the New Year, left by tourists, allow us to conclude that the most optimal choice is Charm. There are many calm bays, so travelers can sunbathe and swim calmly. The water temperature at the resort at the end of December is + 22-24 ° C, and air temperature – up to + 25-27 ° C. However, at night it gets cool – around + 15-17 ° C, so do not forget to take warm clothes. In Hurghada, the temperature of the air and sea is a couple of degrees lower. In addition, the region is quite windy. Continue reading