Giza is situated on the west bank of the Nile River and is one of the boroughs that make up the greater Cairo metropolitan area. The region is known for its proximity to the pyramids and Cairo proper. There are plenty of things to do without breaking the bank.
Bleisure — it’s a term we’re all familiar with these days. After all, millennials drive the rising trend, combining business and leisure trips regularly. Take a few days to decompress in a new destination after a hectic schedule of meetings and business.
Kampala is Uganda’s capital city and a major contemporary urban center in Africa. It boasts an impressive theater and arts district, delicious food and a thriving culture that’s worthy of at least one visit. Luckily, it’s also pretty affordable for travelers on a budget.
Exploring the city of Luxor is as close to quintessential Egypt as it gets. Sitting along the east bank of the Nile River, the city of Luxor offers all the desert sands, ancient sites and royal tombs you can handle — surrounded by a mix of opulent architecture and authentic eateries.
Located next to the French Embassy, Patisserie Nouvelle is Kinshasa’s most popular bakery. Order a cup of coffee and a pastry to enjoy a hearty breakfast. The bakery is a little out of the way, but worth taking the trip for the food. The meal will cost less than $10.