Egyptian and regional desserts offer an endless variety – whether you like them syrupy sweet or with orange blossom water.
The sandy shores and lakes of Fayoum make a perfect weekend getaway from Cairo. Here are the best things to do in Fayoum, Egypt.
The often misunderstood City of the Dead is a hidden gem full of Mamluk architectural treasures – and some very clever graffiti.
Conrad Cairo has great views of the river and delicious food. Here’s how to enjoy your stay – and the best places to eat.
A weekend without electricity at the Zowara ecolodge in Fayoum, Egypt, is a chance to reconnect with nature amid brilliant landscapes.
Unique tour guides in Egypt are making little-known destinations popular. If you want to see Egypt beyond the pyramids and Luxor, here’s how.
It’s best to experience the Giza pyramids slowly. A longer visit means a more meaningful experience – without the tourist hassle.
Ibn Tulun is Cairo’s oldest surviving mosque – and an architectural masterpiece that’s less showy than the city’s grand attractions.
Downtown Cairo is full of hidden gems that are often bypassed by visitors. Here are my top picks for must-see architecture and historic buildings.
This is my guide to the best souvenirs to buy in Egypt. Avoid the tourist kitsch with these authentic must-haves – and some hidden gems!