Travel Blogs from Cairo
... from before getting back into the car for our next stop. Yes, the Bedouins are even more relaxed than the Egyptians!
Visited Mushroom Rock which was interesting but a *little* over-rated. From there, we continued on to the Little Coloured Canyon. This one had some really beautiful layers in the rocks but now very hot walking through this & around the area ... not that you'd know it from our Bedouin guide. I don't think he raised ...
To much of my surprise, I slept through the entire night of ridiculous traffic. Thank you jet lag, for working better than popping sleeping pills. Now, you may think that the obsessive traffic is due to my distance to the pyramids, but I assure you, it's everywhere. Cairo is the largest city in the Middle East and the 13th largest in the world. It is vastly overpopulated and you can tell in every inch of the city. By far, it is the ...
... to get closer to see it because I remember hearing that Islamic funerals and burial rites are different than Christianity’s so shut your face Kaylin!” Jordan responded. “Alright dude just know if things go south, I’m dipping, alone!”, Kaylin responded. As we got closer we saw and heard what was going on. Although we did not speak Arabic we were able to get a grasp on what was happening. Before the placed the ...
... available to them in those times. We went into the room that held King Tutankhamuns mask, casket and all the jewels that were found in his tomb. Fascinating and very ornate and also found out that he died at 19 of malaria which was determined form his DNA. We also visited the mummies room, wow, amazing how the teeth and hair as well as the fingernails do not deteriorate like the body itself does. So glad we paid to go into the mummies room...we also ...
... dinner is in the hotel’s wonderful Egyptian restaurant. We are missing one person during the pre-dinner cocktail hour and the first part of the meal, as he is required to return to the airport to claim lost luggage in person. Fortunately, all are reunited by the end of the evening. We’re off to the Nile tomorrow, and blog posts henceforth will all be dependent upon the internet capacity we encounter along the ...
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