After traveling around Africa for a month and being bombarded by at least one tout ever time we venture outside our room, we were totally taken back by the the locals – not only are they incredibly friendly, but they stand up for the tourists!over 7 years ago
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3. The Silk Road
So many Americans and Europeans visit Egypt via a tour group… while this allows a visitor to catch the main sights, the coolest part about Egypt is doing all the stuff that’s outside the tour bus trek.
Grab a lonely planet book, go, talk to the locals, absorb tons, haggle, have fun.
Note of warning – very, very hot in the summer time. Travel with plenty of water.over 7 years ago