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Please advise what type of clothing we should pack, what shoes to bring. We are in Cario, then a 4 night cruise, climbing Mt Sinai (sunset - will it be cold in February), in Sharm El Sheikh, Petra and Amman. Can my husband wear shorts in Cairo? Do we need to cover our legs/arms when we are in the pyramids, mosques, churches? Can we wear thongs (flip flops) in resturants? How short can our shorts be? Are there laundry facilities in the hotels (we are staying in 5*) or should we simply send our laundry out?
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