6 Simple Things You Can Do That Can Help Boost Egypt’s Tourism

6 Simple Things You Can Do That Can Help Boost Egypt’s Tourism

by Nadine Arab

Another travel blogger strikes again after Lauren Bullen, AKA Gypsea Lust, wrote one harsh post about her experience in Egypt. This time, Sarah Richards, a British travel blogger who lived in Egypt for six months, just published a post on how Om El Donya has a problem with tourism that needs to be solved immediately. […]

Salma Hayek to Visit Egypt as Part of an Initiative to Promote Tourism

Salma Hayek to Visit Egypt as Part of an Initiative to Promote Tourism

Walid Batooty, the Advisor of the Minister of Tourism, just announced that Salma Hayek will be visiting Egypt in an initiative to promote tourism — according to Youm7. The initiative will focus on inviting some of the most popular figures and international stars — the Mexican-American star being one of them — to visit the […]

VIDEO: This Egyptian Man Can Speak at Least 7 Languages, and You Can Barely Speak 1

VIDEO: This Egyptian Man Can Speak at Least 7 Languages, and You Can Barely Speak 1

  With over one and a half million views, a video of an Egyptian man talking by the pyramids is going viral. The video shows a guy selling necklaces for tourists, and in that process, learned many different languages.     In the video, the man demonstrates his ability to master at least seven languages, […]

Alexandria’s Cleopatra-Themed Festival Faces Backlash on Social Media

Alexandria’s Cleopatra-Themed Festival Faces Backlash on Social Media

  In an attempt boost Egypt’s tourism, the governorate of Alexandria organized a mini Cleopatra-themed festival. People dressed up as Pharaohs and roamed the streets of Alexandria.     The celebrations started from Qaytbay Citadel and went all the way to Alexandra Dive. Queen Cleopatra went on a boat trip, afterwards, to hand over the key […]

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 […]