Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

This morning, July 19th 2017, 251 British tourists were evacuated from a flight in Hurghada International Airport. The flight was heading from Hurghada to the United Kingdom.   According to Egypt Independent, the decision to evacuate the flight came after smoke started to appear from behind one of the passenger’s seats. This started to happen […]

VIDEO: Did Israel Just Create the Most Inhumane Touristic Activity Ever?

VIDEO: Did Israel Just Create the Most Inhumane Touristic Activity Ever?

Al Arabiya just released a video featuring Israel’s latest touristic activity, and it is basically a mixture of inhumanity, insensitivity, hate, and political incorrectness. A group of Israeli army instructors are running an academy which offers tourists firearm training classes.     Firearm training classes is a popular touristic activity in a lot of different […]

Why Ayia Napa Should Be on Top of Every Arab’s Bucket List this Summer

Why Ayia Napa Should Be on Top of Every Arab’s Bucket List this Summer

  It could be argued that Ayia Napa is one of the most beautiful summer tourist destinations in the world. The Municipality of Ayia Napa is a Mediterranean resort town on the southeast coast of Cyprus which happens to be a very popular place in the summer. Finding an accommodation there in July and August is […]

Tourists Are Returning to Egypt This Summer, Thomas Cook Says

Tourists Are Returning to Egypt This Summer, Thomas Cook Says

  It’s a great morning to wake up to in Egypt as leading global travel company, Thomas Cook, just announced through Reuters that tourists are expected to return to our country this summer!   That news is quite a big deal for Egypt since our economy immensely depends on tourism. Recently, the government has done […]

The Hangover: Powered by Daesh

The Hangover: Powered by Daesh

    To all the script writers out there, there is definitely some meat on the story of how three British tourists woke up in Syria after a big night out…   Lewis Ellis, 25, Alex McCormick, 19, and James Wallman, 23, reportedly thought a dolphin-watching boat tour would be the perfect cure to their […]

Why Can’t Egypt’s Tourism Industry Catch a Break?

Why Can’t Egypt’s Tourism Industry Catch a Break?

  Five years after the Thawra and Egypt’s once-flagship tourism industry can’t seem to catch a break. Just when the numbers look like they’re picking back up, something ludicrous happens, like a bunch of foreign tourists getting gunned down on accident. These days, domestic travel is being shoved down our throats by “influencers” and there seems to be […]

11 Scenic Dubai Spots that Were Made for Instagram

11 Scenic Dubai Spots that Were Made for Instagram

By Maye Gouda

Dubai has been of one the most widely visited cities over the past few years. It’s the perfect destination to experience the fascination of modern architecture and visit some top-notch places which resemble how rapidly Dubai has been changing and becoming more and more impressive with each passing year. And of course, it’s not possible […]

Egypt Cancels Visa on Arrival for Foreigners

Egypt Cancels Visa on Arrival for Foreigners

According to Ahram Online, Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs announced last Monday that the visa on arrival option for travelers wishing to enter Egypt will no longer be available. Any traveler should apply for a visa prior to coming to Egypt or else they will not be permitted to enter the country, starting from May […]

Egypt’s Tourism on the Rise: Hurray!

Egypt’s Tourism on the Rise: Hurray!

Minister of Tourism Hisham Zaazou has recently announced that Egypt’s tourism saw a 27% growth last year, pulling $7.5 billion into the country. This growth is due to the 10 million tourists who came last year as opposed to the 9.5 million that vacationed in 2013. According to Daily News Egypt: ” The number of […]

Where Do Egypt’s Tourists Come From?

Where Do Egypt’s Tourists Come From?

There’s no question about the fact that Egypt’s tourism took a big hit after the events of Jan. 25 and its aftermath. It seems like every time the country starts getting back on its knees in the tourism field, something comes along and numbers start dwindling again. However, there are some nationalities that just can’t […]