Egypt

Africa

Overview

Average Costs  |  Being Vegetarian  |  Useful Local Phrases  |  Coffee  |  Blog Entries
 

Yep, I've been here! Information coming soon!

Average Costs

The daily total includes all lodging, food, booze, transportation, sightseeing, visas, etc. I don't include the money I spend on gifts for friends and I do not include the flight price.

Being Vegetarian in Egypt

Language Meaning Phrase / Pronunciation

Arabic

I am a vegetarian انا نباتيه [ana nabateya]
an-na na-ba-TEE-a

I am vegetarian
(Morocco)
makanakulsh lham 

no meat, chicken, or fish لا اكل لا لحمه و لا فراخ ولا اي نوع سمك [la 'akl la lahamih w la firakh wala 'aya nawe samak] 

no meat, chicken, or fish
(Morocco)
la7am la, dajaj la, 7out la
7 is a hard guttural h

Useful Local Phrases for Egypt

Language Meaning Phrase / Pronunciation

Arabic

Cheers!
(Morocco)
santé
sant

Cheers!
(Egypt)
في صحتك [fi sihtik]
FEE SAK-tee-ka

Cheers!
(Morocco)
cheers
cheers

Coffee

There really needs to be a "tea" option here. That's what they drink and you will be offered it everywhere. Otherwise expect terrible instant coffee.

Blog Entries

More of a personal nature, my un-related diary-like (hmmm or blog-like?) daily thoughts and activities; the things that don't warrant their own article/adventure post.