What to wear in Egypt? A guide for Men and Women

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What to wear is either depends on your own liking and disliking or on the weather conditions. But sometimes when you are at a place where you don’t belong, you must consider the local culture and customs of local people while choosing your clothes.

Egypt is one of the most popular tourists place in the world because of some amazing facts about Egyptian Pyramids. Every year a lot of tourists visit different historical and adventurous places in Egypt.

When you are going to Egypt, you should somehow care about your dressing. Egypt is a Muslim state and Muslim community have a special dress coding as they don’t want to reveal the body parts too much.

So, when you are in Egypt you should consider the sentiments of the local people and you should respect their concerns about dressing. When you are in a Muslim country, then not only the women but men should also know what they should wear and what they should not.

What to Wear in Egypt

Clothing tips for Women

As we all know that Muslims give much respect to women and they don’t want to reveal the body of women, so ladies should know what to wear while they are in Egypt.

What to Wear in Egypt

Well, don’t think that Egypt is a state of stone age where you have to cover yourself completely. People of Egypt are very friendly and they respect the ladies tourists as well.

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They also understand that tourists can’t wear exactly the same clothes as the local people do. But anyhow, you can’t wear what you wear in the European countries.

While you are in your hotel, you can wear anything you like. But never think about going outside topless or in a Bikini. Women can wear long shorts and t-shirts. They will be more comfortable in this dress and the local people won’t mind as well.

While you are in a tourist place like El Gouna Excursions, you can even wear shorts with sleeveless shirts. People of Egypt on tourists places understand these things and they are more concerned about selling their product rather than noticing what you wear.

Again, never think to wear a Bikini or never go out topless even at the tourist place otherwise you might get upset by the behavior of the local people. Even regular tourists of Egypt don’t like if someone wears a bikini or a dress that is too much revealing on the public place.

Remember, Egyptian people dislike if women reveal some part of the stomach or hips. Too much exposure of the cleavage is also disliked. So, remember this while you are on Hurghada excursions.

If you are visiting a religious place, then you should be more careful and should wear a kaftan so that your complete body should be covered except your face, hands, and feet.

Clothing tips for Men

There is a specific dress code for men. But that is only for the local people. As a tourist, you are not bound to wear the same dress. Men have the same options as the women.

Many people believe that Muslims don’t like pant shirts, but that is not true. You can wear that without any hesitation. You can wear shorts, you can wear trousers as well.

So, this is what you should wear and what you should avoid wearing while you are in Egypt.

3 Easy and Affordable Home Improvement Project Ideas

Do you want to make some improvements to your house this season? If yes, then why not do it yourself to save some money to buy some extra gadgets for kids?

This is a good idea to save some amount of money with these easy and affordable DIY home improvement projects to utilize the money on some other things.

Try any of these 3 easy DIY home improvement projects to renovate your room or home:

Wallpaper One Wall to Give a New Look

The demand of the wallpapers is increasing so there are more variety and designs available now. You couldn’t find those beautiful wallpapers before at any retailer store.

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So, the first thing you should do is to visit a few retailers or online shops who sell wallpapers.

Do not worry about the budget, you can start with just one wall of your room. It is not necessary to cover all the walls of your room with wallpaper. If you have a low budget, you can select one wall that needs the wallpaper at most.

Also, make your choice for the best wall which is suitable for the wallpaper. A wall which already has some decoration objects is not suitable for a wallpaper. A wall which is plain could be the best choice for installing wallpaper.

It is not necessary to buy a costly wallpaper for your room renovation. You can get the wallpaper from $150 to $250 for a modest wall.

Then, you can save a lot of money by installing that wallpaper yourself. But you should do this only if you are an experienced DIY guy. If you don’t have experience then don’t try this yourself as it will be more costly.

Halogen Track Lighting

While you are working in a storeroom where you store different things, you might need more light in different areas, or while working in the kitchen, you might need some extra light to do your work easily.

A tracking light can easily solve your problem as it allows you to set it to throw light at a specific area. A halogen bulb is a great fit for this as it illuminates the colors.

Halogen Tracking Light

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You can see in the picture that the rail system will hold the spotlight and the pendants and you can adjust the light anywhere you want on this 4 or 8 feet long rail. For a more decorative appearance, you can bend the rail a bit as well.

You don’t need to install any extra transformer for the tracking light. Most of the track lights you find will work on the household voltages.

All this will cost you just around $100 if you already have the electrical box in the ceiling.

Kitchen Rollouts

Kitchen renovations are the most important part of any home improvement project. For the basic job, you need to hire a professional general contractor in Vancouver (assuming that you are living in Vancouver).

kitchen rollouts

While you can do the small things yourself, like the kitchen rollouts. In the deep kitchen cabinets, there is a lot of storage space which is just wasted because you can access that space easily.

Rollouts solve this problem and it increases your storage space in the deep kitchen cabinets with no extra effort.

Though you can create your own rollouts as well, but if you are not interested then you can order one from any online store. Just fix that with four screws in the cabinet and you have much extra storage space in your deep kitchen cabinets.

You can easily get one rollout in $30 to $50 easily and it takes only 15 to 20 minutes to install one rollout.

Final words:

These are the 3 simple, easy and affordable DIY home improvement project ideas that can really help you to improve the look of your room, give you extra storage space, and good light for darker areas.

If you like these ideas, let us know and you can also share your ideas with us.