Articles Tagged ‘culture’

Egyptian Museum of Civilization to Open Next Year

Egyptian Museum of Civilization to Open Next Year December 30, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
According to this report by Al Masry Al Youm, Farouk Hosni – Egyptian Minister of Culture – recently announced that the new Egyptian Museum of Civilization will be opened in September 2011. The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is situated in Fustat, not far from the Religion Compound...

Events in Cairo Week Beginning 24th October 2010

Events in Cairo Week Beginning 24th October 2010 October 24, 2010 | What's New | Read More
Here’s my pick of events going down in Cairo this week. For fuller listings, check out iCroc.com (also available on your mobile), the Cairo Live Events Guide, and Cairo360.com. Sunday Italian guitarist Martino de Cesare playing at Cairo Opera House. 8 pm. Monday Tut Ankh Amon the musical at the Cairo...

How To Dress When Visiting Cairo

How To Dress When Visiting Cairo October 21, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Since standards of personal modesty differ in Egypt to the West, visitors to Cairo often worry about what they should and shouldn’t wear. Whilst there are a few things to bear in mind, I think people get more worked up about this than necessary. I’ll set out what men and women in Egypt tend to wear,...