"You tip everyone, no matter..." Egypt Local Custom Tip by ycnan

Egypt Local Customs: 225 reviews and 149 photos

  At the Citidel
by ycnan

You tip (backsheesh) everyone, no matter what. Do not wear shorts to the mosques. Women must be covered or you won't get in. At the Mohammed Ali Mosque in Cairo, they give women a green cape to cover their bodies. If you don't mind that, go ahead and wear whatever you want.

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  • Updated Dec 26, 2004
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