Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Binocular rentals
  2. 2 Trip Report Trip Report Kenya 9 Days With Family
  3. 3 Trip Report Marrakech
  4. 4 Dead Sea day trip
  5. 5 Victoria and Albert Cape Town renovation status
  6. 6 Southern Africa or Tanzania/Kenya for August 2018 Family Trip
  7. 7 Advice please: family SA safari August 2018
  8. 8 Kenya Visa Requirements/Fake Visa Site
  9. 9 Wayo Africa (Tanzania) Green Camps
  10. 10 FODOR'S GUIDE TO CLOTHING FOR SAFARI
  11. 11 Non Marlaia Africa or Brazil?
  12. 12 Itinerary Ideas
  13. 13 South Africa - Guidebook recommendation and other ??
  14. 14 Travel to Botswana
  15. 15 Trip Report Iran travel itinerary -18 days April 2017
  16. 16 Loldia House Kenya
  17. 17 Kenya - Plastic Bags
  18. 18 gamer reserve, lodge, safari camp recommendations
  19. 19 South Africa visit: Cape Town and Kruger Park
  20. 20 several short safaris vs one longer one
  21. 21 How many Days for the Okavango Delta
  22. 22 Recommendations for busy coastal resorts in the Canaries
  23. 23 Restaurant in Cape Town
  24. 24 Trip Report 7 Days Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro.
  25. 25 Trip Report Trip Report: Tanzania, Kenya & Zanzibar with MICATO May /June 2006
View next 25 » Back to the top

journalist point of view toward Egypt

Jump to last reply

For those planning to travel to Egypt

-Be aware of the protesters they are every where may be except in Sharm El-Sheik

-Be aware of the harassment especially for females egypt is the worst among Arab countries and one of the top worst 5 worldwide

-Be aware of the food and water there are increasing complain about this issue particularly Salmonella ,Typhoid and Paratyphoid

-Be aware of the police they killed over 7 tourists and arrest over 10 tourist and hundreds of those possess the foreign passport . I was there and saw the increase hate for Americans and British on the other hand we Germans don't have the same problem .

-Be aware of some places as Cairo , North Sinai , Alex and Luxur . The situation there is still bad but it get better also no one know when it will explode again .

-Do not believe the Egyptian government speakers just follow your own country roles and FCO

-There are increasing numbers in beggars they are pain in the ass .

- On other hand as a Journalist I follow the situation in Egypt from 2008 know is not the ideal time to visit this great nation it maybe better next summer but for those who are going any way and those who have to go . Just follow the advice above and you will be OK . I have written my own experience

- Have a good summer



This is the translation an German Journalist who travel every week to different country . I agree with all the points .

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement