The report also mentioned the efforts carried out by the Egyptian government to promote the country as one of the the best long period winter season tourist destinations. It highlighted that Egypt houses a large number of hotels and resorts that meet different tastes, especially in Sharm El-Sheikh and Hurghada. These hotels also offer other amenities such as 'panoramic views' of the Sinai mountain range, private beachs, outdoor pools, spas and diving centres.
The report also highlighted the newly operated flights and deals from several cities in Britain to Egypt’s different destinations.
Meanwhile, the american wesbite Deseret News selected Egypt as one of five international places expected to be the most popular travel spots in 2023.
The website cited Egypt's long awaited opening of the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) as the main reason for its choice. It went on to say that the musuem overlooks the iconic Giza Plateau which houses the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops), the last surviving wonder of the seven wonders of the ancient world. In addition, the website also listed among Egypt's landmarks Historic Cairo (home to a number of monumental edifices) and the coastal city of Alexandria. It also suggested that travellers enjoy a Nile cruise trip between Luxor and Aswan and recommended a number of restaurants and eateries offering the best in oriental and Egyptian cuisine.