It is recommended to use white taxis or yellow cabs. Avoid using the black & white taxis as they do not have taxi meters
A 10% tip is customary at restaurants. Tipping is common for rendered services such as taxi drivers, luggage porters, bathroom attendants etc.
Sensible and conservative dress is recommended while in Egypt.
It is recommended to try traditional Egyptian food items such as Taameya (Falafel) and Foul (Beans) usually consumed for breakfast or Koshary, a heavy but delicious dish of lentils, rice and pasta served in a spicy tomato sauce
Days are commonly warm and nights are cool. Remember to bring your sun block & your bathing suit but do not forget a jacket in case of chilly evenings.
DID YOU KNOW ?
The Cairo Tower landmark in central Cairo is 43 metres taller than the Great Pyramid.
The Great Pyramids
The great pyramids of Giza are the tombs of the pharaohs Hefra, Khufu and Menkaura.
The River Nile
The River Nile is the longest in the world. It is approximately 4,187 miles long.
Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities exhibits more than 120,000 ancient Egyptian artefacts. It is said that if you spend one minute at each exhibit, it will take you nine months to see the whole collection!
WHAT TO PACK
In summer time, don't forget to bring along sun block and a bathing suit for you to enjoy our outdoor swimming pool and protect yourself from the sun
During winter bring a jacket as it gets chilly in the evenings.
You need to have some Egyptian pounds for transportation and tips
Remember your camera in order to take many memorable shots of different spots in the country.