Egypt was the destination of some of the earliest tourists in the world, conveyed by Thos Cooke, a longstanding brand, originally from Leicester in the United Kingdom. Having been through many ups and downs, Egypt, like everywhere else has suffered a massive downturn in visitor numbers.
Egypt is a totally unique, well known destination, blessed with wonderful ancient history and so tourism always recovers. The country is taking the opportunity to upgrade some of its infrastructure and work is going on in hotels and not least at The Pyramid Plateau in Giza. Read more here.