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2 edition of Travellers" guide to Egypt. found in the catalog.

Travellers" guide to Egypt.

Penelope Turing

Travellers" guide to Egypt.

by Penelope Turing

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Published by Geographia in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title: Egypt.

SeriesThornton Cox travellers guides
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13742609M

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Visas: All travellers, except citizens of Malta and Arab countries, have to have a visa to visit Egypt. Public holidays: Eastern Orthodox Christmas (7 Jan); Eid-ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan); Arafa; Eid ul-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice); Islamic New Year; Sinai Liberation (25 April); Palm Sunday; Easter Sunday (Eastern Orthodox); Sham El-Nessim (Apr-May); Labour Day; Evacuation Day (18 June.

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Nesreen Khashan, Encounters with the Middle East (Travelers' Tales, ): This will give you a bit more of a regional perspective, and the sections on Cairo and Egypt are good and readable.Murray's Handbooks for Travellers were travel guide books published in London by John Murray beginning in The series covered tourist destinations in Europe and parts of Asia and northern Africa.

According to scholar James Buzard, the Murray style "exemplified the exhaustive rational planning that was as much an ideal of the emerging tourist industry as it was of British commercial and.Travel book with guaranteed content: As we have written above, the free Egypt Guide on this page is created on WikiVoyage page from information inserted by many travellers.

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