7 Stops in Aswan, Egypt

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Our last day on board our Nile River cruise included a full itinerary in Aswan. If you’re planning a visit to this fantastic southern Egyptian city, here’s a few ideas on what to see and do: 1. Walk on the unfinished obelisk. Many of Egypt’s ancient monuments were built from granite quarried in Aswan. At this quarry, you can see the … Read More

11 Essential Cairo Experiences

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Cairo is almost as old as the sands around it, steeped in a history and legend so rich, few places can compare. If you’re planning a trip to this capital city, we humbly suggest a few items for your checklist: Obviously you’re going to see the pyramids, but did you know that you can go inside of many of them, … Read More