Al-Ahram Weekly Online   1 - 7 October 2009
Issue No. 966
Travel
 
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Grab the binoculars
In reality, a chunk of Egypt's tourism depends on nature: diving in the Red Sea, relaxing on pristine beaches, desert safaris and, more recently, bird watching. Mohamed El-Hebeishy zooms in on the country's two-legged attractions
Sanctuary for the hunted
A game drive in Kenya is normal; a game drive in the United Arab Emirates is always a surprise. Mohamed El-Hebeishy is refreshed by a unique experience in Sir Bani Yas Island
Breathe freely
Gamal Nkrumah reminisces about ending the summer holidays with a stint at an exclusive getaway on the outskirts of Heliopolis

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