Egypt

Tales From Our Travelers

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BY BRETT TOLLMAN We set off on our travels with dreams, and return with memories that last a lifetime. Now, as we near the end of what would have been the 2020 travel season, we have…

Egypt: A Must-See – Insight Staff Stories

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Can you remember the first time you saw a photograph of Giza’s Great Pyramids or the treasures of King Tuts Tomb?  Maybe you were very young and studying Egyptian history in school?  What thoughts popped…

Top Insight experiences to check off your travel bucket list

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They say it’s about the journey and not the destination, but we have to admit, the destination can be pretty great too, especially when there’s so much to experience once you get there. Instead of…

Seven wonders of Egypt

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Few destinations compare to Egypt. A delightful mix of ancient treasures and modern cities, it is a country steeped in antiquities, ancient artefacts and adapting traditions.

Egypt: A guest perspective

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A keen traveler and foodie, Jocelyn Uygongco recently joined Insight Vacations on one of our trips to Egypt. Accompanied by eight of her girlfriends on their annual holiday, it was their first time traveling with…

Six Spectacular Egyptian Temples

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While the Nile is often described as Egypt’s lifeline, it’s the country’s temples that reflect its multiple identities; its history. Covering roughly 4,000 years and a huge variety of structures, from residences for gods to…

Explore Egypt

The Best Ways to Explore Egypt by Land and River

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To talk of Egypt without referencing the mighty Nile would be to mention Venice without speaking of its lagoon or winding canals. Yet, while the watery artery is important, Egypt is hardly reducible to it.…

Insights from Frequent Flyers Poolsuk & Val Mansfield

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Poolsuk and Val Mansfield are intrepid travelers by any standards. Having visited over 70 countries by every means possible, from backpacking solo to escorted tours with a large number of providers, their list of destinations…