Tom Hanks on Set

Tom Hanks in Egypt

Tom Hanks has finished shooting scenes for “A Hologram for the King “in Egypt’s Red Sea resort city of Hurghada. He left Egypt July 21, 2014. The film, based on the novel by Dave Eggers, is about a struggling U.S. businessman who travels to Saudi Arabia in a desperate attempt to secure an I.T. equipment […]

Escapes From Cairo to Cape: Romantic Trips Through Africa and the Middle East

There are safari’s, high-end hotels, remote lodges, exotic palaces, colourful markets, deserts, jungles and wildlife. But who you travel with will have a greater affect on your trip than where you are actually going. So for couples, honeymooners, celebrators, here are some pretty romantic travel ideas in Africa and the Middle East. Imagine sleeping under the […]

The pyramids in Giza

Whispers on the Nile

Three years after Revolution, Egypt is quiet, but still calling. As Egypt looks forward to a new era of democracy and stability, there’s never been a better time to see it. Following the Arab Spring, no country took a harder hit to tourism than Egypt. Once North Africa’s golden child, home to the last surviving […]