Egypt

Egypt Travel Guide

Articles about Egypt

By Caroline Hallemann

Spoiler: it’s way more than Giza.

By Amy Schellenbaum
Looking to further capitalize on one of the most well recognized structures on the planet, the Egyptian government has unveiled renderings for a glassy pyramid skyscraper—a less-than-subtle (read: 660-foot-tall) homage to the country’s beloved anc...
By Diane Selkirk

We’ve catalogued cutting-edge and historic libraries, from Australia to Vienna.

By Everett Potter

Taking off on a journey alone? Have no fear. Here are the safest, friendliest countries for your solo adventure.

By Nicola McCormack

Restaurants in Egypt

Leave your Starbucks addiction in the States. In Egypt, the most successful chain of coffee shops is Cilantro, which launched nine years ago in Zamalek.

Things to do in Egypt

Cruise along the Nile for four days from Aswan to Luxor in this 1885 steamship that was renovated in 2007. The 23 rooms and five suites are arranged on two tiers that overlook the wide generous deck equipped with tables and wicker chairs.