Travel Blogs from Cairo
... have a second boat in the works as well, which will be on display in 3-5years. Love how accurate Africa is. Just an amazing adventure!! I can't wait to go back, hopefully with less wind. You can see it in peoples faces and minds as they looked out into the desert, what are we in for? Why are we doing this? Everyone who I have asked why are you doing this, has no definite answer, other then seemed likd a good idea, or some riders are back as last year the start was in ...
... on the private pathway of the Hotel.
Breakfast Buffet then a visit to the Citadel and the Mosque of Mohammad, also called the Alabaster Mosque. Amr always advised us when cameras could be used.
When necessary left our cameras and personal items on the motor-coach safely. Cameras were not allowed in the Egyptian Museum. The Citadel provided a beautiful view of the city high atop a hill. The highlight of the ...
... walk around the two temples. The Abu Simbel temple is most famous "rescue" that UNESCO did when the high dam was built. We were back on the bus by 10am and drove back to Aswan with the convoy. Once we got back to Aswan we pretty much just headed straight to the cruise boat to check in and get settled on the boat. I ended up spending the afternoon napping. Sim napped for a bit but when I woke up was at the lounge reading. We headed down to the bottom deck where dinner was. The ...
... Cairo was long with most of the time spent stuck in traffic. The city was chaotic….yes that’s the word. But nothing new…it reminded me of any major African city, where honking was a method of communication between drivers. Pollution, loud noises, illegal street crossings….I LOVE IT!
My first night in Cairo, after settling in, dinner at a Lebanese restaurant! I know, I know….who goes to Egypt and ...
... for showers while we walked with Sophie to the supermarket via an ATM. We got some snacks for our overnight bus ride and Darren got some razors, then we went back to the hotel. We had a shower and Darren had a shave, then we headed back down to the lobby. We tried to order a meal from the hotel, but they couldn't guarantee it would come out within the hour (what the..?) so we walked around the corner to another KFC. It was really cool, because they only employed deaf ...
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