The holy Nile, the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sahara – Egypt is breathtaking, the sights are world famous and you should not miss visiting this country. I traveled to Egypt in January 2018 and continued from there overland to Sudan. Even if Egypt’s sights and attractions are definitely worth a visit, my experience here was not only positive – unfortunately, as a tourist, you are quickly the victim of various scams and rip-offs and I found it hard to trust any local in the end. Nevertheless, the country is perfect for backpackers, especially because of the low prices and the great scenery and culture.
Below are several articles reporting on my backpacking experience in Egypt. Have fun while reading!