Desert Safary Hostel

Address: 2 Shamplion Street, Cairo, Egypt | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the وسط البلد area of Cairo, is near Mastaba of Kagemni, Mosque-Madrassa of al Ghouri, Palace of Emir Bishtak, and House of the People Beit El-Umma Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Cairo

Cairo (tourist mode) The Pyramids

A travel blog entry by sueshuttleworth on Jan 05, 2015

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... in from New Zealand. You may remember I got hold of a particular adapter he required for charging his Apple MacAir laptop from his external battery (to be charged by a solar panel). It appears that he also managed to get other leads from different sources in the end so very well endowed with them now - but was worth the beer I got from him tonight.
Still not able to download my emails for some reason on the hotel Wifi using my Samsung tablet, or anything at all ...

Croquet results update

A travel blog entry by judykermode on Nov 19, 2014

3 comments, 3 photos

... section. However I can now compete in the Bowl event which starts tomorrow. Jenny Clarke won both her matches today. Her croquet is a joy to watch. And I think there are at least two other NZers still in the knock out Championship but have not been able to access the results. The plate section has begun with Colleen winning her first game on the 13th (it is a round ...


A travel blog entry by amandane on May 28, 2014

2 comments, 10 photos

... the fact that they are still standing is outstanding! Next we visited the Egptian Museum. This old building is packed with over 120,000 artefacts that have been uncovered from excavation sites around the country. There is a whole room dedicated to the young king of Tutankhamen, who's tomb was found in 1922 full of gold and treasures which is quite rare as most of the tombs and temples that have been discovered have been empty due to being raided in ancient times. ...

“THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM – ancient, middle

A travel blog entry by munag on May 08, 2014

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To be honest, museums haven’t always been my thing. But who comes to Egypt and doesn't go to the biggest and probably one of the most historic museums in the world. I think I deserve to be stoned if I don't. I read an article online about the museum prior to visiting. It said if one had to see every single item on display in the museum, it will take 4 months to do so. Well I don’t have four months so three hours will have to do. We entered the museum and ...


A travel blog entry by kristinkulik on Mar 26, 2014

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The next night Santiago had the young Arab go to Fatima's tent and awaken her. They went outside and Santiago told her that he is leaving but he will come back. Santiago rode off into the desert with the alchemist. The alchemist told Santiago to listen to his heart, and Santiago did. The next day danger struck. Three armed tribesmen approached the boy and the alchemist and asked what they were doing there. The tribesman asked them questions. After ...

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