Travel Blogs from Cairo, Egypt

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11th last day in cairo thankfully i have to ..., Bye bye cairo, Egypt travel blog

11th last day in cairo thankfully i have to ...

A travel blog entry by gdrenfrew

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... had em. I am now looking forward to going to India and taking a step up in the civilization stakes! Yeah so that's Cairo pretty much. And Egypt, and the rest of the middle east. Think I've already said my bit and there's no real roundup, it's all ...

Hello world birthday yesterday (9th) - ..., Cairo (surprise), Egypt travel blog

Hello world birthday yesterday (9th) - ...

A travel blog entry by gdrenfrew

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hello world Birthday yesterday (9th) - intention was to visit Pyramids at Giza early doors... but slept in past my alarm clock. Very bad. Anyway, by the time I awoke I couldn't be bothered going anywhere (being old and decrepit now at 26). Faffed ...

27th cairo arrived back in town last night ..., Cairo, Egypt travel blog

27th cairo arrived back in town last night ...

A travel blog entry by gdrenfrew

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... a couple of days in a sanitary environment where disinfectant is used regularly, i can confirm that the rest of Egypt (and Cairo in particular) positively HONKS. Hogmanay!! Still feeling pretty crappy after foodpoisioning episode so took it easy and ...

Hello all now sans beard after visit to ..., Still in Cairo (not ill), Egypt travel blog

Hello all now sans beard after visit to ...

A travel blog entry by gdrenfrew

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... best obviously. ok, can't remember what i wrote the last time i updated this thing, but i haven;t been doing much in Cairo, just recharging my batteries and sitting in tea shops reading and getting stared at which is a bit unnerving. The people ...

Islamic Cairo, Bazaar & The Dirty Bird, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Islamic Cairo, Bazaar & The Dirty Bird

A travel blog entry by bradborno

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... your whitey’s here!"  So while I do not believe it is required by any means to have a guide at many sites to experience anything more out of Egypt… having a guide may ensure you do not think less of Egypt from negative ...

Ayoh wheyoh ayoh wheyoh..., Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Ayoh wheyoh ayoh wheyoh...

A travel blog entry by lynnster

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... to capture everything since Paris as well as I can... for now I'm not going to be posting photos of Egypt so this will have to do. Getting myself to Cairo At 7:25pm I was set to leave Paris for Athens, and then switch planes to arrive in Cairo at ...

closure, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

closure

A travel blog entry by bonthorn

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... baksheesh to taxi drivers because we are foreigners? I don't know, but we're about to find out. Start: Hotel Longchamps, Cairo, EGYPT. End: Hotel Longchamps, Cairo, EGYPT. Distance Traveled: 0km Road Conditions: - Temperature: sticky ...

Sangria, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Sangria

A travel blog entry by americanincairo

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This is one of our last nice dinners as a group. The restaurant is on the Egypt of the Nile. I also included a picture of the sunset in Cairo from our ...

Aug 27, 2010, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Aug 27, 2010

A travel blog entry by ugaaso

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Alice goes Boom, Boom, Boom, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Alice goes Boom, Boom, Boom

A travel blog entry by coigreach

... group and enjoyed the light show in the sky and the silence that covers the desert. Unforgettable   Our last day in Egypt, unfortunately, was miserable.  We got up early to go through the process of leaving accross the Red Sea on a ...

Gizeh**, Saqqarah***, Dachour**, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Gizeh**, Saqqarah***, Dachour**

A travel blog entry by loelai

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               PLATEAU DE ...

Cairo, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Cairo

A travel blog entry by wanderingkiwis

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Hi ...

3.01 - Cairo, Egpyt, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

3.01 - Cairo, Egpyt

A travel blog entry by edaradi

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We are now in full-on tourist mode.  I've always wanted to go to Egypt.  I thought that the pyramids would be awesome.  I was half right.  The pyramids are pretty awesome -- the pictures here don't capture how monstrous they really ...

Unfortunatley the end., Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Unfortunatley the end.

A travel blog entry by sydneyalicat

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Well we are home now, the last two days of the cruise were nice and relaxing, I was a little sick so didnt do a great deal, caught up on sleep. Franchesca gave the guitar hero a work out. The last 2 shows on the ship were great, one was Elements a mix of ...

Cairo is crazy!, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Cairo is crazy!

A travel blog entry by andrew_leesia

... quite a conservative culture! I on the other hand listened to my Mp3 player on loop for the 6 hours. When we arrived in Cairo things got a bit interesting... We got dropped off at a bus station which we thought would be close to our hotel but the ...

Day one in Egypt, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Day one in Egypt

A travel blog entry by shannon

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Today basically all we did was get to Egypt. Our flight left around 11am which was nice. It meant we didn't have to get up early. The security at the airport was nothing like it was when we went to Israel. In fact, it didn't even seem like an ...

Yep, Cairo, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Yep, Cairo

A travel blog entry by yorron

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... to Cairo with my friend Ahmad, a recovering Heroine-addict who is now an hotel manager in Sinai. Through him I got a glimpse into Cairo’s drug scene. Hashish usage here is as common as alcohol in the USA. Almost everyone I met here admitted to be ...

A Scam, KFC and the Khan-el-Khalili, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

A Scam, KFC and the Khan-el-Khalili

A travel blog entry by pachi

... this a  enjoyable place to have lunch. The address is Kentucky Fried Chicken Community Care Restaurant. 9, Sadd El-Aly St., Dokki, Cairo, between Al-Galaa Square (Sheraton Cairo Hotel) and Fini Square. We were not off to the Khan-el-Khalili to ...

First few days of the dramatic trip, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

First few days of the dramatic trip

A travel blog entry by rama0999

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I boarded the flight and met up with the family in Hong Kong and about 24 hours later arrived in Cairo after making stops in Bangkok and Amman (Jordan). I have developed a cold and it has taken alot out of me. Combine that with jet lag and its not a ...

Cairo Days 2 -3, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Cairo Days 2 -3

A travel blog entry by jcharwell

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Day 1: Tour of the Pyramids at Giza, Sphinx, Memphis and Saqqara!  AWESOME! Day 2: Cruised around the massive Khan El Khalili Bazaar, Mohamed Ali Mosque, and Salah El Din Citadel, and Pyramids Sound and Light ...

Photos so far (well some of them), Cairo, Aswan and The River Nile, Egypt travel blog

Photos so far (well some of them)

A travel blog entry by traceywilson

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Photos so far hopefully of Cairo, Aswan and The River ...

Date time in Cairo with my Habibi, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Date time in Cairo with my Habibi

A travel blog entry by bradborno

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... ; They can play dumb, simply because you are dumb (when it comes to the language).   Standing 187 meters tall, Cairo tower is Egypt’s tallest building.  We lucked out with no bathroom attendants being present to guard the toilet paper in ...

Retour au Caire, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Retour au Caire

A travel blog entry by mleleu

La route entre Saqqara et le Caire longe un canal deau verdatre et stagnante. Les rives sont envahies de detritus qui tombent lentement dans leau a mesure que dautres les remplacent. Nous profitons de notre derniere soiree pour diner en pleiin air au ...

Khan and more (impressions), Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Khan and more (impressions)

A travel blog entry by oughtness

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... I live. Found a very bohemian art gallery and a new friend not too far from here. Soccer match between Egypt and Morocco held in Cairo consumed the city for 90 minutes, resulting in no score and disappointed tourists hoping for excitement. Dinner in ...

Great day in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Great day in Cairo

A travel blog entry by southbaykg

... has been fantastic here, usually in the upper 80's almost no humidity (it's a dry heat). I was expecting the worst in Cairo - 100 degree heat riding a camel across the desert.....but it really has been comfortable. We decided to scrap some of the ...

18  hours in North Africa, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

18 hours in North Africa

A travel blog entry by mikelaurence

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... It was time for a Nile cruise in Cairo, complete with a belly dancing show on board (truely entertaining).    Cairo was captivating with its chaotic traffic, 1,000 mosques, the calls of the muezzin broadcasted by megaphones throughout, and ...

Egypt, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Egypt

A travel blog entry by ambers

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... . Many invited us into their homes, shops and offices to eat or have tea because they just wanted to talk. IT was a really neat feeling. Egypt is definitely a place I want to go back to and spend a lot of time and I credit that 100% to the vibes of the ...

Sightseeing & dodging cars.., Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Sightseeing & dodging cars..

A travel blog entry by freya691

... offer of a 2hr guided tour at a cost of 200EGP which we thought was pretty reasonable. He took us through a history lesson of Egypt and showed us the primary sites including King Tuts room and the royal  mummies. Pretty awesome stuff. We were getting ...

Cairo Again, Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Cairo Again

A travel blog entry by katieb

... exhibit when it was in Chicago, and thought it was amazing. It doesn’t even compare to the quantity and splendor of Cairo's. Gilded thrones, beds, chariots, statues of kings, statues of servants, statues of gods, etc and even more amazing, King ...

Starting at the beginning ....., Cairo, Egypt travel blog

Starting at the beginning .....

A travel blog entry by purplefrog

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... sometime after lunch we just wandered around for a few hours tryinhg to get our bearings. Had our first experience of "Welcome to Cairo, where you from? What's your name? Come visit my perfume shop". Pretty easy to fend off though and it didn't take ...

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