Egypt - Understand Egypt & Survival Guide (Chapter)
This chapter contains the Understand Egypt, Egypt Today, History, Survival Guide, Directory, Transport, Glossary, Pharaonic Egypt, The Egyptians, Arts, Egyptian Cuisine and Environment chapters from Lonely Planet’s Egypt guidebook.
All the info you need on everything from history, arts and food to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet...you name it. Get hints on the gay and lesbian scene and tips for women travellers, kids and travellers with disabilities, as well as a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on history and people
- info on Egypt’s pharaonic tradition
- details on literature, art and music
- full coverage for foodies
Coverage includes: Pharaonic Egypt: Pharaonic Who’s Who, Everyday Life, Domestic Life, Public Life/At Work, Clothing, Hairstyles, & Jewellery, Gods & Goddesses, Temples, Tombs &, Mummification, Tombs and Mummification; The Egyptians: A City Story, The Country Scene, Sport, Multiple Identities, Desert Tribes, People of the South, Religion and Islam; Egyptian Cuisine: Staples & Specialities and Drinks; Environment: The Land, Wildlife, Animals, Plants, Environmental Issues and Impact Of Tourism.
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