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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... Right outside tucked in a corner behind a fence is the place recorded to be where Moses was found in the basket on the river NIle. Next we got a tour of the large Mosque done like those in Turkey (and unlike just about every other Masque in Egypt). Mohammad was so good on walking us through his religion and answering many of our ignorant questions. It was good to get such a much deeper understanding of their beliefs ...
... up and this is provided by the mosques.
... though; obviously a huge problem in this area and apparently rabies is rife. You would not want to be on the other side of the fence; keeping them from us. They were very loud with lots of howling and barking....it was hard at times to concentrate on the show.
Driving back I was again amazed at the street sites. A man on a camel wildly riding through the street, with another smaller camel in tow, a donkey hurriedly trotting along, a man on a ...
... in this city.
There's a metro in Cairo which although poorly maintained and feels just like you're in a tin box, only costs 1EGP (10p) to get anyway along the line. I used this a few times giving a nice relief from traffic above. I visited the Coptic Area which was as almost alien to me as a separate religion, opposed to being a sect of Christianity. I had actually been to Egypt five years ago, before the revolution, and although I ...
... interesting thing of the day, however, was talking to our guide about the recent political unrest in Egypt. He told us about the revolution in 2011 in El Tahrir square and the coup last year to reinstall a dictatorship. He told us stories of protests over the last year and about friends of his who were shot next to him at protests. He said that for him, someone with a good life and family, a democracy isn't something he wants for himself, but ...