Is there any other country with so many budget backpacker gems to be found? Land in Cairo and witness one of the most ancient and hectic cities in the world hum with the same relentless energy that it has had for centuries. Stand in awe at the four thousand-year old great pyramids of Giza, truly wonders of our world. Head north to the untouched, Mediterranean beaches around Marsah Mutrah then take the bus to Siwa Oasis, a place that really is trapped in time. You’ll find it all here in Egypt! Read more below.