Egypt April 7th 2012 Tourism in Egypt has fallen off a cliff since the revolution in January 2011. We thought we would grab the opportunity to avoid the crowds and maybe bag some bargains.
There is a dearth of cheap flights from London to Egypt. The best value option was a charter flight to Sharm El Sheik, the package holiday centre on the Red Sea.
We never actually went into Sharm, but spent a few day ... read more
Africa » Egypt » Lower Egypt The regularity and richness of the annual Nile River flood, coupled with semi-isolation provided by deserts to the east and west, allowed for the development of one of the world's great civilizations. A unified kingdom arose circa 3200 B.C. and a ser... ... read more