Egypt is going to be one of the most epic trips you'll ever do.  I know you haven't even gone yet but you're probably here because you're in the middle of planning trip and looking for a travel guide.

Let's dig into the practical things you are already asking yourself in your head or going to be really soon as you delve deeper.

Egypt is an incredible place to go to but it's one of those places where if you're not prepared can quickly turn into a nightmare.


Egypt is located on the northeastern part of the continent of Africa.  Geographically, it has quite a unique and strategic location both in ancient and modern times.

Egypt geography

How do you decide where to go?

With the exception of the more adventurous itineraries that include the Siwa Oasis and the Sinai, it's safe to say that you'll be close to some form of water.

This is probably the least complicated.  The only way you want to think about getting into the country is by flying in.

Getting there

The easiest and fastest way to get between the main cities of Egypt are by plane.  For instance, there are flights that connect Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Hurghada, Sharm el Sheikh.

Getting around

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