Tips for Adjusting to a New Environment
What to know about Cairo?
At the Hotel
First Day in Cairo
What should I wear in Egypt?
What are the safest methods of transportation in Egypt?
Are there any guidelines for tipping? I’m never sure about how much I should tip the bawab, if I should still tip the waiters at a restaurant even though service is included and how
I am told I should expect significant changes to working hours of Egyptians during Ramadan. What are these changes and why does it happen?
Why do I need travel insurance in Egypt?
Why does everyone keep saying ‘insha’allah’?
Why does no one in Egypt ever seem to have change?
I just had to visit 4 local markets to get the ingredients for making one simple meal. Can I find everything I need in one place?
What is the best way of keeping in touch with friends and family when living in Egypt?
What would be good discussion topics with Egyptians?
Is there an acceptable distance when speaking to someone?
Are public displays of affection or other emotions acceptable?
I feel the need to pamper myself. I just don’t know how and where to do it in Cairo. Any suggestions?
I feel boredom is creeping up on me. How can I beat this by feeling helpful and useful at the same time?
Where can I get updated information on what’s happening in Cairo and Egypt?
I cannot speak a word of Arabic. Should I be concerned about getting around without a common language?
What are the good movie theatre options in Cairo and where can I get updates information on the movie schedule?
What are bargaining dos and don’ts in Egypt?
Where is the best place to find all my shopping needs in Cairo?
There are Check points everywhere in Egypt, what do they mean?
What are the best/most popular locations in Egypt to visit in the fall?
Where are the best weekend getaways in Egypt?
I’m planning on leaving Cairo for my usual summer vacation and don’t know where to leave my pets. What options are available regarding pet boarding?
What can I do to help an injured animal on the street?
Whether you are an animal lover or not most would agree that Cairo’s streets are an all too common but far from ideal environment for cats and dogs. Chances are that during your tim
I'm moving from Egypt. How far in advance of leaving should I make my moving plans?
Are there limitations or restrictions on what I can have shipped?
What kind of preparations must I make? Do I pack everything up first?
Will my belongings be safe? Do I need special insurance?
Will I pay any special fees or taxes for outbound shipments?
What should I look for in a moving company and what should I watch out for during the process, regarding packing and organizing?
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