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Martin Hosie By: Martin Hosie December 8th, 2015

Egypt Tourist Attractions

In Egypt , News | Travel Inspiration , Travel Tips

Guide to attractions you can see on an Encounters Travel tour of Egypt, including the Pyramids, Sphinx, Luxor and a felucca cruise along the Nile.

Danniell Saunders By: Danniell Saunders April 24th, 2012

Lest we forget…..

In News | Travel News

Almost 100 years ago today marks an infamous day in history for our Australian and Kiwi friends.

Jarred Manasse By: Jarred Manasse May 31st, 2017

WiFi now available on all Egypt Tours!

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We are proud to announce that all of our Egypt tours are now fully equipped with WiFi during all sightseeing activities.

Ralph Foulds By: Ralph Foulds January 5th, 2016

Egypt itinerary changes

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Many people considering booking a holiday to Egypt may have some concerns and questions about visiting the country at the moment. We have made some notes which will hopefully be informative and helpful.

Danniell Saunders By: Danniell Saunders February 12th, 2012

Destinations Show 2012

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Last weekend Encounters Travel was at the Destinations Travel Show in London. It was a fantastic weekend with a huge turn out of international travellers.

Danniell Saunders By: Danniell Saunders April 16th, 2019

Unusual laws and customs

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There are many unusual reasons why people have found themselves faced with hefty fines or in some cases arrested or detained abroad.

Tara Jenneker By: Tara Jenneker July 29th, 2019

Five must-see attractions in the Balkans

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Visiting the Balkans you will have a chance to witness outstanding architecture, mountain peaks, flowing rivers and lakes – the ideal destination for every avid adventurous traveller. 

Jarred Manasse By: Jarred Manasse May 27th, 2020

COVID-19 Travel Survey

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If you have five minutes to spare, we would really appreciate it if you can take the time to fill out our COVID-19 Travel Survey, which will help us prepare the best trips for you once global travel restrictions are lifted.

Danniell Saunders By: Danniell Saunders May 5th, 2021

Encounters Travel relaunches Oasis Overland

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We’ve got some big news: Encounters Travel is relaunching the Oasis Overland brand!

Ralph Foulds By: Ralph Foulds May 31st, 2022

Coronavirus - Destinations Update

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Please read for up-to-date details of which countries our tours are operating in again, as well as which remain suspended, together with notes on expected restart dates.