As a mother of 2 grown children, I would not have brought them when they were young. I would advise using a tour group, and our experience with Viking was excellent. The dodgy part about him was when he came pick me up and we were supposedly going to his place, he took me to a hotel saying his father decided to pay him a visit and he cant have female guest s. There are numerous armed police check points on all roads, more frequent near and around tourist areas. Shady Mar 15, Tours and cruises in Egypt are similarly affordable.
I read your blog and it is very useful, I just came from Cairo for an 8 days visit.
Elaine Schoch CarpeTravel. It is not worth the hassle, seriously. Els Jun 27, The whole Sinai is off limits right now, if you go your insurance is invalid, so we stayed on the main drag. Like many travel bloggers, a happy nomad so long as there is coffee. The Red Sea is a paradise for divers and snorkellers. Sharon Dec 27,