Egypt

Is this the world's stinkiest holiday?

Is this the world's stinkiest holiday?

When the menu includes a rotten fish, it takes a strong stomach to enjoy Egypt's version of Thanksgiving
Egypt plans to build glitzy new capital

Egypt plans to build glitzy new capital

Cairo will no longer be the capital city if the government has its way. The yet-to-be-named city will be roughly the size of Denver
Tomb of unknown queen discovered in Egypt

Tomb of unknown queen discovered in Egypt

The discovery was made in a necropolis southwest of Cairo
10 exciting attractions opening in 2015

10 exciting attractions opening in 2015

From the world's largest archeology museum to its biggest eco-park, 2015 is gearing up to be a great year for tourists
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
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
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
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
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