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Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Hotel History: Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo known for opulence, famous guests, and the military

Shepheard’s Hotel history goes back 178 years when it was originally built by Englishman Samuel Shepheard in Cairo. It ... Read More

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO flies home with South African terror victims on Egypt Air

African Tourism Board CEO Doris Worfel from Pretoria experienced a first-hand account on today's terror attack targeting a tour ... Read More

South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza

South African Tourists in Egypt attacked: Bomb exploded on tourist bus in Giza

South African tourists visiting Cairo on an Egyptian tour were attacked and injured when a roadside exploded next to ... Read More

16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex

16 foreign tourist wounded in tour bus bombing near Giza pyramid complex

An explosion targeting a tourist bus near a museum in the Giza pyramid complex has left at least 16 ... Read More

Viking announced expansion of its Egypt program with new cruise ship

Viking announced expansion of its Egypt program with new cruise ship

Viking today announced an expansion of its Egypt program for the 2020 season, which will include the launch of ... Read More

Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan

Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan

People in Sudan are tasting freedom for the first time. It will be impossible to go back and tourism ... Read More

5 places to visit on your bucket list

5 places to visit on your bucket list

While everyone’s ultimate travel bucket list is different, there are certain destinations that really shouldn’t be missed, from American ... Read More

Source of The Nile Bridge part of Global Greening for St. Patrick’s Day

Source of The Nile Bridge part of Global Greening for St. Patrick’s Day

The Embassy of Ireland in Uganda, in partnership with the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) and the Uganda National Roads ... Read More

Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation

Egypt military on mission to safe countries tourism safety reputation

Egyptians authorities are going all out to secure their tourism reputation. Egypt's security forces have killed 40 militants in ... Read More

Roadside bomb in Egypt kills tourists

Roadside bomb in Egypt kills tourists

Tourists were heading to a show at the pyramids in Egypt, when a roadside bomb exploded. Read More

2 Vietnamese tourists killed, 12 wounded in Giza tour bus bombing

2 Vietnamese tourists killed, 12 wounded in Giza tour bus bombing

At least two people were killed and 12 injured as a bus carrying Vietnamese tourists on their trip to ... Read More

Uproar over Egypt brochure claiming Jewish work on pyramids

Uproar over Egypt brochure claiming Jewish work on pyramids

In Egypt, a tourism brochure has urged Israelis to visit the Egyptian Pyramids to witness the master oeuvre and ... Read More

Egyptian authorities have overcome the curse of the pyramids – hustlers ruining  the holidays of visiting tourists

Egyptian authorities have overcome the curse of the pyramids – hustlers ruining the holidays of visiting tourists

The country's authorities have erected a 12-mile fence with infrared sensors and security cameras to create an exclusion zone ... Read More

Saqqara reveals more Egyptian pyramid treasures

Saqqara reveals more Egyptian pyramid treasures

Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni this week said that several painted wooden sarcophagi dating back to the Late Period ... Read More