Travel Blogs from Cairo
... wanted to touch the water as I had done in the Atlantic of Normandy in 2009 and I quickly used some Dettol brand hand-cleaner to kill the germs after. Anne announced that she observed a local person earlier having a number two in the water, perched on the edge backing it out – ahh the serenity of the moon by the mighty Nile. A Nile equinox perhaps?
To the airport of Luxor and aboard an Egyptian aircraft for our 45 min flight to Cairo – Malani and ...
Day on starts early, not to mention the lack of sleep. My room mate slept well, but not I...again. Final hot shower, where is this, what will tomorrow be like? The day was something! Starting at the hotel, I imagined police escorts, but the police escort was something else. The lead car was a small pick up truck with 3 guys in the back with large guns! then a variety of blue vehicles that were the poles, the ambulances are bright green, fire trucks are red ...
... go by, along with the clipped vowel sounds of the New Zealanders, and even found the accent of April, the cook from the depths of Canada a little hard to understand this morning when had a brief chat with her at the hotel. Maureen’s accent is much easier to understand as she is half Irish. So over lunch and more drinks learnt a little about each other before going our separate ways.
Really enjoyed the museum - but 2 and a hours or so was quite ...
I will send this to the croquet people only as I have nothing else to report. Haven't told you that there is a big difference in the lawns at the 2 venues. The Federation lawns are great but the Gizera ones are pretty "hairy"...very uneven and difficult to place a ball. Wednesday.....first day of the knock out ...I played at 9 am and was not successful in continuing in ...
... in the sun from windows and balconies. Dirt roads lead into alleyways that most foreigners would be terrified to enter. Children and women hanging out windows, or on the streets outside. Men driving recklessly on motorbikes. Fruit stalls and small shops open for business. The Nile River the life stream of this country, the one most important life source so carelessly taken care of. I am amazed that the river banks are piled high ...
Other places to stay in Cairo
وسط البلد, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $108
- Wouldn't have changed a thing
- Shame about the AirConditioning
- Good hotel, lousy food
باب البحر, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $202
- Un hotel con mucho ruido, mal ubicado para turistas
- Excellent hotel
- Ups and Downs
وسط البلد, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $111
- Very good choice
- Mixed, but mostly positive feelings
- Club services not up to scratch
Al Uruba, Heliopolis, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $120
قصر الدبر, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $102
- I was disappointed.
- Great Views,Poor serivce in reception
- Central and comfortable
وسط البلد, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $138
زمالك, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $169
- Loved this place !!!
- Value for money but rooms desperately need renovation
- Great week
Ring Road- Mirage City, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $175
- Great Hotel
- Nice hotel, shame about the location
- Fabulus service.
3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $148
- Loved the Sofitel El Gezirah
- Me encantó el Sofitel El Gezirah
- J'ai adoré le Sofitel El Gezirah
65 Abd El Hamid Badawi st, Heliopolis, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $85
- Family friendly
- Accueillant pour les familles
- Nice hotel with good customer service
60 Giza Street, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- There are better hotels in Cairo
- Enjoyed Pyramisa Immensely
- Just okay
1, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $278
- Calm and Elegant
- Pure Luxury.
- Great Cairo Hotel
51, Al Orouba Street, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $77
- Mi è davvero piaciuto
- Simply loved it
بولاق, Cairo | 4 star hotel
- Great value & Superb location
- Poor show!
- Helpful and friendly staff throughout
1115 Cornish El Nile, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $101
- Cairo Landmark
- Bad sevice Corrupt staff
- Very Helpful Staff
يلهاماشيجي, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $116
Abdel Hamid Badawi Street Extension, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $97
3 El Tayaran Street, Nasr City, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $70
Emtedad Makram Obeid Street, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $147
El Shaheed Sayed Zakaria Street, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $171
PO Box 8 Cairo Airport, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $65
وسط البلد, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $162
Ext. 26th of July St., Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $87
300 Pyramdis Road, Cairo | 3 star hotelfrom $55
زمالك, Cairo | 3 star hotelfrom $75
- Great value for money - loved the Golden Tulip Hotel
- Very good hotel
- Good location
3 Saraya El Gezira street Zamalek, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $79