Crowds of tourists throng pyramids of Giza in Egypt despite roadside bombing two days earlier claiming lives of three tourists. This attack comes as Egypt's tourism sector began to recover after years of instability.
Since civil war erupted in Syria in 2011, thousands of refugee families have created a Little Damascus in the October 6 suburb in Egypt's capital, Cairo. A growing number of Syrian drinks peddlers are exploiting a niche in the Cairo market.
Due to the decline in the value of the Egyptian pound, and the cost of travel and accommodation, going to Saudi Arabia in order to perform the Haj Pilgrimage has become increasingly costly for most Egyptians.