Somaya, your local expert in Egypt.
Meet Somaya, the most helpful and kind trip planner you’ll find. An added bonus is his ability to craft life-changing itineraries. Born and raised in Cairo, she knows the city and beyond like the back of his hand. With an affinity for taking day trips to different parts of her country—exploring is in her genes. Whether you are hoping to escape to Alexandria for ancient ruins and sea scenery or craving the perfect cup of mint tea, Somaya has you covered. Follow her lead and stroll at sunset on the promenade, followed by a decadent dinner featuring a helping of Koshary. No one knows Egypt like a local—let Somaya show you all this destination has to offer.
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