Did you know? The average mummy was wrapped in over 1.6 kilometres worth of bandages!

Egypt was the first country I visited solo, so it will always have a particularly special place in my heart. I’d always dreamed of seeing the pyramids and other temples… and I discovered that Egypt has all that, and much more!

Currency: Egyptian pound

Language: Arabic

Budget-Friendly Score: 60%

1. Visit the pyramids

2. Cruise the Nile

3. Check out the Valley of the Kings

4. See the treasures at the Cairo Museum

5. Be amazed by Abu Simbel

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