Early in June, Egypt’s former military chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi was sworn in as president, after winning a sweeping 96 percento of the vote during May’s elections.
Let’s be honest … you don’t come to a place like Sharm el Sheikh for the nightlife, but if you’re looking for a place to unwind after a long day of exploration, you do have a view options for nightlife in Sharm el Sheikh.
In ancient times at the height of power in the Nubian kingdom, the city of Aswan served as a military garrison town for campaigns against the Nubians. Today, it’s location makes the ideal base for exploring Nubian culture in Aswan and in Egypt as a whole. Here are some of the places and ways to do so.
While vegetarianism isn’t popular in Egypt, the nation’s cuisine tends to be one of the most vegetarian-friendly in the world, thanks to its heavy use of vegetable and grain dishes. In fact, it’s possible to eat straight off most menus without ever having to make special requests. As you’re gearing up for your trip, here’s a quick guide on Egypt for vegetarians.