If water could talk, the Nile would have some tales to tell. The longest river in the world was the silent witness to the creation of the world’s first civilised state, the ancient Egyptians believed it was the causeway between life and death and, more recently, it’s carried its fair share of VIPs along its length.
Sun, sea and sand top the order of business in the Red Sea and Sinai. The thousands of kilometres of white sand here keep some tourists sunlonger-bound for their entire holiday. And the world-class coral reefs mean that other visitors spend their getaways underwater.