Egypt

Ancient pharaoh statue rises again in Egypt

Ancient pharaoh statue rises again in Egypt

A 42-foot statue of Pharaoh Amenhotep III restored to its former grandeur has been unveiled in the ancient city of Luxor
Swamps, scorpions and war: A 3,750-mile walk along the Nile

Swamps, scorpions and war: A 3,750-mile walk along the Nile

Photojournalist Levison Wood endures robbery, crocodiles, mountains, scorpions and civil conflict to become first person to walk length of famous river
Shopping not sphinxes: Egypt's new campaign to win back tourists

Shopping not sphinxes: Egypt's new campaign to win back tourists

Fed up with falling revenues, Egypt launches new retail and resort-focused campaign to lure wealthy visitors from Gulf states
Replica of King Tut's burial site opens in Egypt

Replica of King Tut's burial site opens in Egypt

Experts recreate 3,000-year-old chamber to preserve original from death by tourists
Egypt unveils two massive restored pharaoh statues

Egypt unveils two massive restored pharaoh statues

They were in pieces, now these massive, 250-tonne statues are primed to bring tourists back to Egypt
6 top beers in the Middle East and North Africa

6 top beers in the Middle East and North Africa

Despite having a rep for being near teetotal, these six destinations are brewing up some surprisingly decent bottles of the brown stuff
Egypt hotel goes alcohol-free, creates women-only floor

Egypt hotel goes alcohol-free, creates women-only floor

Hotel at second largest Red Sea city takes a drier approach to tourism
Can Cairo street eats be the next global foodie phenomenon?

Can Cairo street eats be the next global foodie phenomenon?

How a Cairo chef turned Egypt's street eats into gourmet dining
74 days on a felucca: New adventure on the Nile

74 days on a felucca: New adventure on the Nile

For 15 years following an attack in Luxor, a 400-mile stretch of river has been off-limits to tour boats. Now it's ready to receive visitors
Cairo to Cape Town: World's most incredible bus trip(s)

Cairo to Cape Town: World's most incredible bus trip(s)

Thirteen countries, a heart full of daring and many, many buses make for one hell of an adventure
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