An Egyptian won the silver prize in the 2013 best world tour guide competition organized by the British Wanderlust travel magazine. The award was based on the number of ratings given by the magazine readers to Hossam Mousa. The readers lauded his skills, knowledge and presentable appearance.
Moussa decided to donate his 2,500-strling prize to a charity taking care of street children in Egypt. Egyptian Ambassador to Britain Ashref el-Khouli welcomed Moussa at his office and congratulated him over the win.