The country in Transcontinental Country (Africa and Asia) where the official language is Arabic and the currency Egyptian pound (EGP), this is Egypt.
The country is full of beautiful places and natural areas to explore. The most visited city is Cairo with all its historical parts.
Other cities, which are good to explore are Alexandria, Giza, Shubra El Kheima, Port Said, Suez.
During your trip around Egypt, you can taste Rice-stuffed Vegetables and Grape Leaves, Hummus, Falafel, Shawarma, Kebab and many other local specialities.
Egypt has more than two airports where you can arrive from any location. And the largest ones you can arrive at are Cairo International Airport (CAI), Borg El Arab International Airport (HBE), Hurghada International Airport (HRG), Sharm El Sheikh International Airport (SSH), Marsa Alam International Airport (RMF), Sohag International Airport (HMB), Assiut International Airport (ATZ), Luxor International Airport (LXR), Aswan International Airport (ASW), Abu Simbel Airport (ABS).
Egypt doesn’t accept Euro or US dollar, exchanging cash before traveling is always recommended. Although credit and debit cards are also universally accepted throughout the country, having cash and coins on you is still recommended.
With a population of roughly 102.67 million, Egypt is one of the top 100 most populated countries in the world.
The official language of Egypt is Arabic. However, travelers will also usually hear Coptic as these are the languages of the largest international communities within Egypt.
Egypt shares borders with Gaza Strip (Palestine), Israel, Libya, Sudan, the Mediterranean Sea, the Red Sea.
Egypt has a hot desert climate climate. When packing for your adventure to Egypt, check if you have all the essentials such as your passport, flight tickets, a camera to take great pictures, chargers or power banks.