The all new capital city of Egypt

Cairo is only expected to remain the capital of Egypt until the end of 2021. The country's president, Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi, decided to build a new capital from scratch, six years ago. This was created from a complete wasteland and the first phase of this project is almost complete.

The Mummies with the golden Tongue

Archaeologists have unearthed 2,000-year-old mummies with golden tongues placed inside their mouths in northern Egypt.

Can you make a Pharaoh disappear?

Forged documents and distorted facts have long manipulated, how we view the course of history. Scientists continue to unmask new examples of historical fiction. 

New discoveries in Saqqarra

After a period of waiting, Dr. Zahi Hawass and his Egyptian archaeological mission announced to the world their latest discoveries that could rewrite the history of the necropolis of Saqqara,

Egypt has reopened the tomb of Ramses I 

Breaking News! The tomb of Pharaoh Ramses I in Valley of the Kings in Luxor was reopened on Saturday, 2nd January 2021. 

A summary of the last year

MOSTAFA LOTFY - the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, gives us a summary of the last year, which has been difficult for many and he looks forward to the coming year.

An Egyptian Winter, not as you would think!

Everyone associates Egypt with the year round sunshine. The warm sunshine, spectacular pyramids, vast desert, tall palm trees, and colorful coral reefs are probably the first things that you think of when thinking about this country. However, not everyone has the opportunity to visit Egypt during winter. For those who live in Egypt for longer, winter is expected, however, for tourists, they are surprised in many ways by the change in season.

It’s all in the handwork

UNESCO included the Egyptian manual textile industry of the Upper Egypt region in the list of intangible cultural heritage sites in need of urgent preservation.

Egypt Photography Tips

Get inspiration for your Egypt vacation by taking a look at the photos taken by our photographer. Make the most of your trip to Egypt by taking great pictures, to be able to look at time and time again, recreating your memorable trip to the land of the Pharaohs. 

Passport of Pharaoh Ramesses II the Great

This was the passport of Pharaoh Ramesses II. This is not a joke!

Macaroni bechamel - Food for all the family

As the nights are drawing in and the weather is getting colder, there’s nothing more comforting than a hearty dish of pasta bechamel. The tasty meal is a favorite with Egyptian families and is perfect for family get-togethers as a little goes a long way.

The First Water War in Africa

For millennia, Egyptians were the rulers of the Nile, but these times are now gone forever. On the river, around two thousand miles from Cairo, a gigantic dam is being built, known as the Dam of the Great Rebirth of Ethiopia. For Addis Ababa it is an object of national pride and a chance for civilization development. For Egypt it is an existential threat. The project can no longer be stopped and despite the disagreement, the dam reservoirs begin to fill. Is Africa on the brink of a war of water?

Safety Updates on Visiting Egypt During the Hamas-Israel War

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