It is said that Cleopatra could speak seven languages and had exquisite taste. Crowds are at a minimum, and visitors are eagerly welcomed with open arms. We are pleased to announce our Egyptian vacation, available for a maximum of 12 guests.
That was when he met Omar, a year-old Egyptian who declined to give his real name for fear of being outed. After chatting for over a year, Nic traveled to Cairo in March and April to see him. Gay tourism is hardly new to Egypt.
Egypt is a conservative society that increasingly condemns homosexuality. Although homosexuality is technically not a crime in Egypt, homosexual acts in public are, and gay men have been prosecuted using debauchery and public morals laws with prison terms of up to 17 years. In late the Egyptian government launched a large crack-down on the LGBT community, arresting 57 people in a series of raids.
We stumbled upon a secret blog, detailing homosexual hangouts across Egypt, and the best way to pick up a willing suitor on the streets. Egypt could soon become a hot spot for foreign gay tourists thanks to a the country's first gay sex guide aimed at randy tourists. The raunchy anonymous blog gives explicit details for foreigners hoping to hook up in Cairo, Sharm El Sheikh and even Upper Egypt.
Reader comments are listed below. Comments are currently closed and new comments are no longer being accepted. I personally dont understand why anyone wants to talk up or down the percentages of gay people 1 in 10 used to be the quoted stat.
The Aswan Damor more specifically since the s, the Aswan High Damis an embankment dam built across the Nile in AswanEgyptbetween and Its significance largely eclipsed the previous Aswan Low Dam initially completed in downstream. Based on the success of the Low Dam, then at its maximum utilization, construction of the High Dam became a key objective of the government following the Egyptian Revolution of ; with its ability to better control flooding, provide increased water storage for irrigation and generate hydroelectricity the dam was seen as pivotal to Egypt's planned industrialization.
I know a group of gay men that are interested in visiting Egyptbut they are concerned about their safety as openly gay. Does anyone have any experience with this, and is there anything to worry about? Some9one said it is "illegal" to be openly gay there.
From the imposing Pyramids of Giza in Cairo, to the massive rock cut temples of Abu Simbel, this tour has it all. Welcome to Ancient Egypt. Regardless of what time you arrive for your 8 day Egyptian adventure, a tour manager will be standing by to meet you at the Airport. Go out and explore the city; sample local cuisine, or simply relax and unwind in the comfort of your hotel.
The week before my wife and I were set to embark on our mission for The Travel ProjectEgypt was in the headlines for arresting more than 70 people at a concert for flying a pride flag. Egypt is far from alone in their anti-LGBT policies. This tour is filled with highlights every single day.