Articles tagged “luxor”

Luxor Locals Scrambling to Save Tourism After Foiled Suicide Attack

Luxor Locals Scrambling to Save Tourism After Foiled Suicide Attack

Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press

The current Egyptian government has been such a monumental failure on every level that if the tourism industry wants to survive it's going to have to take matters into its own hands.

4 years ago

20 Hotel Properties Making the Fastest Friends on Facebook

20 Hotel Properties Making the Fastest Friends on Facebook

Joyce Manalo, Skift

Hotels that function as attractions and destinations are carving out their content position with eye candy that wets the escapist's appetite.

5 years ago

Controversial governor of Egypt’s Luxor province quits

Controversial governor of Egypt’s Luxor province quits

Reuters

The controversial appointment in the tourist-heavy province of Luxor wasn't going to help tourism in the beleaguered country recover, and now the government recognizes that.

6 years ago

Egyptian outcry over new Luxor governor’s ties to tourist massacre

Egyptian outcry over new Luxor governor’s ties to tourist massacre

Associated Press

This is not how you assure visitors that Egypt is once again open for business.

6 years ago

Cairo chaos is the bigger culprit in Luxor’s tourism woes

Cairo chaos is the bigger culprit in Luxor’s tourism woes

Marwa Awad, Reuters

Cairo, the gateway for Egypt tourism, is still in chaos. Those are the images everyone sees in the rest of the world as well, and that's affecting tourism in all of Egypt, including Luxor.

6 years ago

The deadly balloon crash hurts already-hurting Luxor even more

The deadly balloon crash hurts already-hurting Luxor even more

Aya Batrawy, Associated Press

Egypt can't get a break these days, everything seems to be heading towards a disaster.

6 years ago