Egypt’s Siwa fortress renovation boosts hopes for ecotourism

The 13th century edifice, called ‘Shali’ or ‘home’ in the local Siwi language, was built by Berber populations Tucked away in Egypt’s Western Desert, the Shali fortress once protected inhabitants against the incursions of wandering tribes, but now there are hopes its renovation will attract ecotourists. The 13th-century edifice, called “Shali” or “home” in the […]