25 Things to Do in Cairo - Trips in Egypt

Top 25 Things to Do in Cairo

Where being in Cairo, there are more adventurous things to do in Cairo. It is a mega-city that is actually a global center for being the largest capital city in the Middle East & North Africa and it acts as a bridge between cultures and that is not all as due to its unique geographic and […]

Things to Do in Luxor - Trips in Egypt

Things to Do in Luxor

There are amazing things to do in Luxor, which is an exceptional city that is called the World’s greatest open-air museum but this title reaches nowhere near the true description of such an extraordinary place. The most interesting thing about Luxor city is its amazing monuments that have survived thousands of years ago whose grandeur is […]

Cities To Visit In Egypt - Trips in Egypt

Top 7 Cities To Visit In Egypt

Egypt is a stunning country to spend your vacation in and inside it; there are many impressive cities to visit in Egypt where your trip will never seem long enough. A lot of the tourists, who come to discover Egypt, have already come more than 15 times and they keep returning to enjoy its recherché […]

Egypt Culture and Traditions - Trips in Egypt

Egypt Culture and Traditions

Egypt is a great country that has a rich history & culture that date back thousands of years ago starting with the Pharaohnic culture the Christianity & Islam. Egypt culture and traditions have been affected by many cultures and ethnic groups who either lived in the country itself or invaded it creating a melting pot. […]

Unfinished Obelisk of Aswan - Trips in Egypt

The Unfinished Obelisk of Aswan

The great Unfinished Obelisk of Aswan is considered the largest Obelisk to be built by a man in the world. It was intended to be a 36m tall obelisk that weighs more than 1000 tons. The marvelous story of its building didn’t finish as during its construction and while removing the block of stone from […]

Women in Ancient Egypt - Trips in Egypt

The Role of Women in Ancient Egypt

Women in ancient Egypt had power in their societies more than any other comparable societies as they couldn’t just rule the country, but they could also have the same rights as men. One of the most important ancient Egyptian Queens is Queen Hatshepsut, who obtained the rank of the pharaoh and ruled through the 18th […]

Amenhotep III - Trips In Egypt

Pharaoh Amenhotep III

Amenhotep III or as he was used to be called “Nebma’atre, Amenophis III, and Amana-Hatpa” was the 9th ruler of ancient Egypt during the 18th dynasty. All of his names are highly associated with Amun just to satisfy his deity and he was the son of Tuthmosis IV. During the reign of King Amenhotep III, […]

Easter in Egypt - Trips in Egypt

Easter in Egypt

Easter is a Christian festival that celebrates the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, which established Jesus as “The Son of God”. According to the New Testament. It happened in the third day of his burial after his crucifixion by the Romans at Calvary 30 AD. Christians start with a 40 days period of […]

Egypt New Kingdom - Trips In Egypt

Egypt New Kingdom

Egypt new Kingdom is a period that is called “The Egyptian Empire” that starts from the 16th century BC. till the 11th century BC. This period witnessed some ancient Egyptian dynasties starting from the 18th through the 20th dynasties. During that period, Egypt was in its ultimate power and it witnessed its utmost prosperous stages […]

Colossi of Memnon - Trips in Egypt

Colossi Of Memnon

Colossi of Memnon History The two massive stone statues of Pharaoh Amenhotep III who ruled Egypt during the 18th dynasty are called “Colossi of Memnon”. They are located in the west of Luxor and directly face the Nile River. They are 18 meters high & each one of them weighs more than 720 tons and […]