Some Farida Adventures favourites.
Yasmina has worked with Farida Adventures for many years, and is an invaluable asset in helping to make our Adventures so good.
This is the website of Nibal, an Egyptian guide who has helped Kay on Cairo tours for several years. Lots of interesting information from a local perspective.
www.annekingston.com The website of our great friend and fellow traveller Anne Kingston. Anne specialises in trips to Morocco, especially the magical desert
American dancer Leila lives and works in Cairo, she often teaches our Farida Adventurers when they visit Cairo.
Luxor Farha Festival
The fabulous Farha musicians 'Feret el Negoum' all live and work in Cairo, and feature on our trips. Check out this website to see them in action in the UK.
The venue for our fabulous Hydra holiday, lots of information and gorgeous photos of the venue and island.
UK Dance Associations
Northern Arabic Dance Association NADA
A voluntary organisation promoting Arabic Dance in the North of England and Scotland. Subscribe to this fab magazine
JWAAD - The Josephine Wise Academy of Arabic Dance
Josephine is internationally renowned for her unique style. Check the site for details on her Summer residential course and Teacher Training.
Mosaic Arabic Dance Network
Mosaic is based in the South and produces a superb magazine for lovers of Arabic Dance everywhere.
Farid El Atrache
Arab composer, musician, Oud player and actor. Site created by Wassim Noujeim. A national figure, his music is played everywhere even today.
Middle Eastern Music: Translated Song Lyrics
A mine of information covering many well known songs.
The Sunshine Foundation Luxor
This extremely worthy cause was started to help abandoned children in Egypt. They are often in need of children's items such as clothes and toys so if you are travelling to Luxor check out their 'wish list' - you may be able to help.
Lots of useful information on different websites.
A great resource site which lists 100's of Arabic related websites, including of course some bellydance ones. Within this site there is a whole section devoted to Egypt. www.araboo.com/dir/arab-egypt
Information on flight deals, holidays, airport arrival and departure times and various travel options departing from the UK.
Adventure travel, family holidays, educational tours and personal development expeditions
Lists specialist travel companies.
Spana - the international animal protection organisation, who also work in Egypt, Turkey, Greece and Morocco, and who care for all animals.