Five must-try foods in Egypt

The pyramids and pharaohs may grab all the headlines, but Egypt’s food deserves some time in the spotlight. Whether you are cruising gently down the Nile, or walking around the bazaars on a tailor-made trip to Cairo or Luxor, Egyptian food is a treat not to be missed. Here are five must-try dishes. Falafel, or...
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Intriguing facts about Luxor’s stunning Temple

If you are thinking of taking a Nile cruise around Egypt, then exotic Luxor may be somewhere you plan to visit. This ancient city is certainly worth a look for all the attractions and sights it has to offer. One of the most awe-inspiring is the beautiful Luxor Temple. A huge complex, construction began somewhere...
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Top 3 things to do in El Gouna

One of the classic holidays that many people will choose is a stunning Nile cruise. This world-famous river in Egypt just has an allure and magic that is hard to beat. From its central place in Egypt’s rich history to its appearance in many films and TV shows, the Nile is a true wonder of...
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Sharm El Sheikh: more than just a beach holiday

What better way to end your Nile river cruise than 3 to 5 nights relaxing and enjoying the delights of Sharm El Sheikh? Famed worldwide for its amazing diving opportunities and expansive white beaches, this resort has so much to offer the discerning traveller. This beautiful city and resort is somewhere to definitely add to...
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Why Hurghada is a city of culture

Egypt has had a colourful history and varied press about its safety concerns. The reality is that Egypt is a warm and safe place in many areas. For example, Tahrir Square: the site of much of its colourful history and which only covers a small part of Cairo. An impressive city with a total population...
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Best places to eat in Luxor

You might not have booked an Egyptian Nile cruise especially for the food, but if you are lucky to incorporate the ancient city of Luxor into your itinerary, you won’t be short of places to eat. In this blog, we take a look at some top Luxor eateries to look out for on a Luxor...
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The best things to buy in Egypt

Egypt is a majestic, beautiful country with a long, rich history. A place of mystery, intrigue and diversity, it is a fantastic holiday destination. When on a Nile river cruise, you will see the very best locations that Egypt has to offer. But deciding what to buy on your holiday could be daunting, with so...
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What to pack for a cruise on the River Nile

When planning for an exciting holiday, it is sometimes so easy to get caught up in thinking about sightseeing and new experiences that the more practical aspects of holiday planning get put to one side. In this blog post, we’ll aim to make packing for your River Nile cruise experience a little easier, with a...
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