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5 reasons why the Middle East should be your next holiday destination


In news headlines over the last few decades, the Middle East has often been portrayed as unwelcoming and unsafe for Western tourists. But, as many travellers know, you shouldn’t always believe what you hear about a place before you visit it…

07/09/2018 / By / , , , , , , / Post a Comment
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Why you can’t miss the Temple of Seti I on your Egypt trip


Aside from being touted as one of the best preserved religious sites in the world, the Temple of Seti I in Abydos, has some fascinating stories behind it.

01/03/2018 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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What it’s like to travel during Ramadan in Turkey, Morocco and the Middle East


Ramadan is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, a time when millions of Muslims engage in religious thought and ritual fasting. But what's it like to travel in Turkey, Morocco, Egypt and Iran during Ramadan? Here's everything you need to know.

24/05/2017 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment

Egypt found five ‘new’ ancient relics in 2017


Few countries in the world match the archaeological richness of Egypt. Iconic sites such as the Valley of the Kings rub shoulders with a seductive assortment of temples, mummies, and other ancient treasures. Egypt’s capital, Cairo, is unique in playing host to the only one of the seven wonders of the ancient world that is still […]

11/05/2017 / By / , , / Post a Comment

Meet the guides: Ahmed Kamel, Egypt


Today we're sitting down with Ahmed Kamel, a registered Egyptologist and the guide on our brand new Limited Edition tour: Pyramids, Mummies and Pharaohs.

09/02/2017 / By / , / Post a Comment