Discover three sides of Egypt: exuberant Cairo, with its Arabian Nights bazaars and breathtaking pyramids; Luxor, with its wealth of age-old temples and magnificent tombs; and timeless Aswan, gateway to Abu Simbel and other Nubian monuments. In this discerning guide renowned author Michael Haag takes you to the very heart of Egypt, allowing you to plan an unforgettable trip.
* Includes in-depth cultural and historical backgrounds
* Contains practical travel advice and easy-to-use maps
* Hand-picks the best places to stay and eat
* Recommends the top sites for each region.
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