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Norbert Jun 15th, 2019 07:07 AM

Travel to Egypt
 
Thinking about a trip flying into Cairo for tourist enjoyment. My main concern is safety, should this be reason enough not to go? I am thinking about mid- November leaving from Miami, Fl to London then to Cairo. Thank you for any suggestions.

MmePerdu Jun 15th, 2019 10:52 AM

A woman on my own in Egypt for 3 weeks, no difficulties or danger that I was aware of. The biggest danger is not giving yourself enough time to see more of the country than just Cairo. Go on to Luxor & Aswan at very least.

JaneB Jun 19th, 2019 06:05 AM

What shoes do you recommend for Egypt? I was planning to take sandals but now I’m thinking maybe sneakers would be better in the sand....

MmePerdu Jun 19th, 2019 10:06 AM


Originally Posted by JaneB (Post 16938993)
What shoes . . . sandals . . . maybe sneakers . . .

Bring both, I did, you'll use them. Always best to have a choice.




JaneB Jun 19th, 2019 03:01 PM

Thanks.


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