New Minerva

Address: 39 Talat Harb , Cairo, 11641, Egypt | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the وسط البلد area of Cairo, is near Gizeh Plateau, Keops Pyramid, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, and Memphis.
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      Travel Blogs from Cairo

      Being a Gullible Tourist

      A travel blog entry by jsimpson095 on Mar 20, 2015

      6 photos

      ... think it's just clear that I am on their turf. It feels somewhat surreal to walk through their streets when most of the people I pass will never have an opportunity to walk the streets where i come from. Many of them simply ignore me as I am of no use to them. All of the stores here seem to sell one type of thing and be grouped next to each other. Obviously if I walk down a street selling light fixtures and switches I'm not a potential buyer. I hope I'm not painting ...

      (days 1-21/121) SECTION 1: Pharaoh's Delight

      A travel blog entry by sueshuttleworth on Jan 09, 2015

      2 comments, 1 photo

      ... good access to amenities.;
      5=All Indoors, all hotels, hostels or guesthouses ranging in quality for 2-4 star. Access to running water and hot showers. Easy access to amenities most nights.

      The Tour d’Afrique starts on the outskirt of Cairo at the legendary Pyramids of Giza, one of the 7 Wonders of The World. After the opening ceremony with the enigmatic Sphinx looking on, your intrepid journey begins through Cairo, ...

      Cairo (tourist mode) The Nilometer

      A travel blog entry by sueshuttleworth on Jan 06, 2015

      4 comments, 18 photos

      ... that they were beholden to. An ideal flood filled the Nilometer to the 16 cubit mark.
      Less could mean drought or famine, while more cou An amazing area of Greek Orthodox church, plus there is a synagogue there and sld mean a catastrophic flood.
      Because of its importance in determining the area's prosperity, the Cairo Nilometer was an important trigger for the medieval celebration of Fath al-Khalij, the festival of the Opening of the ...

      Crazy Cairo

      A travel blog entry by kteam on Oct 10, 2014

      48 photos

      ... the veal ribs which were in fact chops.Dinner was delicious but tiring with a lot of the menu needing translating, it probably didn't help that we were all still going from our 3am start.After dinner it was a short walk back to our hotel where we finally hit the mattress for a well-deserved night’s sleep, even the endless honking and beeping outside couldn't keep us from that!
      Day 2 started with breakfast in our hotel, some of the group had opted for a day trip ...

      Turkish Delight

      A travel blog entry by nigel.terrea on Dec 24, 2013

      3 comments, 32 photos

      ... It was supposed to get up to 20 degrees that day!! We had a quick nap and were able to experience all that the charming coastal city had to offer. We had a hostel directly in the middle of Old Town and only a 5 minute walk to the marina. As we were walking along the marina boardwalk, we were offered many boat tours but one friendly old Turkish man stood out from the rest. He was dressed as a sailor and was standing in front of his big boat offering 1 hour tours on the water for ...