Citified tourist guide
since 1978


Study of English at the American University in Cairo - Public Service section
German language at the Goethe-Institut in Cairo
Spanish Language at the Spanish Cultural Center in Cairo

courses in tour guiding

A private specialized training course in Cairo at 1980 - The art of tourist guidance- 45 hours - by the american travel agent and tourism expert David Schaffer. His agent in Egypt was the wagon lee travel agency.
In the year 2000 I had an awesome training Course in the Arts of tourist Guidance As a tour guide at Grand Circle Travel Agency, one of the leading travel agencies in the United States. The course was conducted by American expert trainers.
IN January 2011 had another training Course with Grand Circle Travel Agency again.

Tour guiding experiences

Professional Certified Tour guide. License of Egyptian ministry of Tourism – since 1978.
Working for the major Travel Agents in Egypt and worldwide. I have the pleasure of sharing the beauty of Egypt with hundreds of English-speaking tourist groups of different nationalities, mainly Americans, British, Canadians & Australians over the last 40 years.
Conducted hundreds of tours allover Egypt as a tour guide and a tour escort, guiding tour group of major travel agencies in America and Europe, including:
Foreign travel agencies
A&K (Abercrombie & Kent).
General Tours.
Grand Circle travel.
HELO (Teachers and astronomers’ groups).
OAT (Overseas Adventure Travel).
PTA (Professional Travel Agency) – doctors & nurses’ groups.
Shillelaghs (the travel club).
CUNY international travel – London.
And many other foreign travel agencies.
Egyptian travel agents:
Misr Travel
Eastmar travel
Bes Tours
Spring Tours
Quest travel
Mena Tours
Tan Tours
Perfect tours
Airbus travel
Wings Tours
Memphis tours
and many others over the last 40 year
Guided many groups of archaeologists from the British Museum, British Universities, Hong Kong and the United States such as Harvard university.
I had the honer of guiding VIP guests of Egypt Through the American Embassy in Cairo and also through the largest Travel agencies in Egypt.