If you are trekking across the sands of the Sahara, it is quite likely you’d end up walking like an Egyptian. That’s why they invented camel travel!
Not only did we took camel transport, we also traveled on water and in relative comfort and luxury. Definitely recommended.
Yes, the arab spring had created a mess. But its all clearing up now. Never a better time to go when you’d be one of the fewer guests. Help the country recover and see the ancients yourself.