3 thoughts on “how much money do i need to take for tips on a 7 day trip to egypt?

  • September 2, 2010 at 2:45 am
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    you have to tip porters and waiters
    a porter expects something between 15 and 20 pounds
    a waiter expects between 15 and 25 pounds according to the meal he serves
    carry some change , fives , tens in your pockets

  • September 2, 2010 at 2:45 am
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    i have just came back from a trip to egypt ( lucky you ) lol.we tipped well on the first day we gave the waiter about £5 english between 3 of us & he didnt leave our side all week.he couldnt do enough for us he was fantastic.at the end we gave him about £15 between us .the others we usually took turns in giving them £1 when we went for our meals £ the sma efor the bar staff.

  • September 2, 2010 at 2:45 am
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    I have a very good article for tips in Egypt… but unfortunately I can not put the link here, yahoo refuse facebook links, anyway the steps it:
    open facebook
    search for "ILikeEgypt.com 500 situations, 500 tips to visit Egypt" it the name of the group on facebook
    in discussions you will find the article of accepted amount of tips for all workers in Egypt
    you can join the group to receive 5 tips every week

    Regards

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