Miss Greece 2017, Maria Psilou spent five days in Cairo enjoying her Christmas vacation, during which time she was hosted by Miss Egypt 2017.
Upon Miss Greece’s arrival to Cairo, Miss Egypt, Farah Shabban, and her family hosted Psilou in their home. They offered her Egyptian meals and celebrated her visit with Egyptian Folklore songs that filled her soul with the warm, familiar atmosphere of the Egyptian family.
Together with Miss Egypt and the Head of Egypt’s Internal Tourism Sector, Adel El Masry, Psilou visited the Pyramids of the Giza. She took many photographs beside Khufu Pyramid and was surprised by its architectural structure.
Psilou entered Khufu Pyramid to learn more about the Pharaoh’s mysterious history and Egyptian civilization. She also visited the Egyptian museum.
Miss Greece’s 2017 visit was organized by the Egyptian General Authority for Tourism Development in cooperation with the Manager of the Miss Egypt Pageant, as a celebration of World Tourism day.
The celebration is considered to be a great opportunity to support and encourage tourism in Egypt.