Preparing for Your Trip to Egypt
Great Pyramids at Giza
Highlights of Egypt
The medina of Fes (also spelled Fez) is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is free of pesky cars or motorbikes. In fact, it is believed to be one of the world’s largest car-free urban areas. But you’ll still have to get out of the way of the occasional donkey cart barreling through.
With the spectacular and spiritual Nile River running through the center of what was once known as Thebes, and ancient well-preserved temples sprinkled throughout, it’s no wonder that Luxor is referred to as the “world’s greatest open-air museum”. Thebes was called the City of 100 Gates and during
Located about 2.5 hours west of Marrakech is the darling coastal town of Essaouira (pronounced sweera, essa-weera, or es-sweera depending on who you talk to). Expats from all over the world have flocked to this peaceful place to open colorful riads and lively restaurants. They tell stories of visiting once and falling in love with Essaouira and subsequently purchasing a one-way ticket. And once you visit, you’ll understand why.