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Andrej Ciesielski was one of the few people in the world who knew what the view from the top of the Great Pyramid of Giza looks like. The 18... Read More

The Lighthouse of Pharos has been at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea for centuries, but soon tourists might be able to see it when they visit... Read More

I will be honest: I was hesitant to book a cruise along the Nile. Beyond concerns about general safety in Egypt, my travel companion, Eli, and I... Read More

Researchers in Egypt believe they are on the verge of uncovering a hidden chamber in the tomb of King Tutankhamun, also known as King Tut. ... Read More

It’s not grabbing the most headlines, for obvious reasons, but the Egyptian economy is looking like one of the biggest casualties of the Metrojet... Read More

The British government, on Wednesday, made the decision to freeze all flights to and from Sharm el Sheikh, the resort town in which Saturday’s deadly... Read More

After a month-long delay, three ISS astronauts have returned to Earth after nearly 200 days traveling 84 million miles through space. This crew has... Read More

Looking to further capitalize on one of the most well recognized structures on the planet, the Egyptian government has unveiled renderings for a glassy... Read More

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When mystery writer Harlan Coben thinks family vacation, cruises always pop to mind. Coben has taken his four kids, ages 6 to 14, on cruises to the... Read More

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Cross-cultural pollination means that both the croissant and the bagel have traveled far from home, and the “continental breakfast” still reigns supreme... Read More

In the midst of last winter’s revolts across the Middle East and North Africa, I kept getting e-mails and text messages from friends and colleagues in... Read More

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When Afghanistan's Taliban announced plans in February to destroy all of the country's statues—including two gigantic fifth-century Buddha figures— the... Read More

Poised amid the crumbling buildings that line the beachfront of Egypt’s second-largest city, the hypermodern reincarnation of the ancient library of... Read More

“We find inspiration in the oddest places,” says Kristina O’Neal, part of AvroKO, the ... Read More

Whether she’s living in Egypt, China, Japan, or New York, peripatetic author and dancer Patrizia Chen knows how to tap into a new culture. T+L talks... Read More

In junior high, some friends and I discovered a way into our town's rain sewers. With cigarette lighters to guide us, we crawled through dark concrete... Read More

James Kelly James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, N. Mex. hot spot The Tate Restaurant (in London's old Tate). It has completely old-fashioned service,... Read More

I'm starting to hallucinate. After leaving Cairo, we've driven for more than six hours on uniformly flat roads. I keep spotting misty lakes, rolling... Read More

CAIRO Khan el-Khalili To my mind, the word exotic was invented for the Middle East and its grand bazaars, consummate merchants, and sensuous honeyed... Read More

The choice is yours: all kinds of islands are available, from a deserted dot to one where a luxurious resort holds a clutch of like-minded souls. Most... Read More

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