Anyone who embarks on a journey into the realm of the Pharaohs will be surprised by the strong contrasts that this country has to offer: Desert on the one fertile Nile Delta on the other hand, scorching sun during the day, cold desert at night, new tourist resorts springing up everywhere from the floor and elsewhere to take thousands of years old famous buildings. And these are just some of the fascinations, which comes up with the country considered the cradle of civilization. Located in northeast Africa, Egypt borders the Mediterranean and the Red Sea, the Nile runs through the desert area, a fertile strip on the move for 3,000 years, man. Here archaeologists have discovered the earliest recorded history, this way for centuries, researchers and tourists flock to temples, mosques and magnificent Pharaonic tombs: It is the oldest travel destination in the world. And here, the package was invented by Thomas Cook in 1869 delighted tourists with the first cruise on the Nile, which he also the same meals and tour guide with offered. And the tourists of today have other things to do than to take care of organizational information. Here it is all about decisions: Are we going to see first in the south to the magical culture of the Pharaohs, or in the East to the Red Sea in crystal clear water to dive, or to Cairo, the vibrant heart of the country’s artistic, historical, or directly into the desert, or, or, is it?
There is hardly anything that does not exist in Egypt: A millennia-old culture, a wide range of sports, fascinating nature experiences and exciting city adventures await travelers around the world. And then there’s also the Egyptians, who are an amazing little people although the majority of them live below the poverty line, is the holiday immediately notice how serene this country people are a strong faith without fanatical approach, a large permeability to coziness and warmth of a big help them. It pays to start one or the other way, often talk in English. The urban coffee shops, in the clubs of Cairo, in the Bedouin settlements or to the bazaar.
Traveling in Egypt wiil be a wonderful vacation for the divers because Egypt is a paradise for divers. In Sharm El-Sheikh, Hurghada or El-Gouna is around every corner offered tours and diving courses. For the Red Sea offers a unique underwater world. And also who his holiday only for bathing use, already gets a taste of the incredible diversity of marine life: Purple colored but harmless jellyfish and smaller but very colorful fish swim at the beaches with the swimmers to race, the sea water is soft and extremely clear. No wonder that even with package tourists jet skiing, water skiing, paragliding, surfing and sailing are well supplied.
Who is planning a trip to the land of the Pharaohs, should be resist a trip to the Pyramids of Giza not, you’re the last surviving wonder of the ancient world. Whole generations of researchers have been trying to figure out how it is managed from the ancient Egyptians thousands of years to make such a tailor-made in such a large scale. Whether in fact, astronomy was tried and whether it was really voluntary workers, not slaves who built the pyramid is fact: the pyramids are still among the most wonderful things ever created by man. In Giza you can celebrate it even, and you should also enjoy really deep under the ground in front of the grave chamber of an Egyptian pharaoh stand, which was probably built the Sphinx, but was never found, is already a very special experience.