El Hussein Hotel

Taha Hussein , Cairo, Egypt | Hotel
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Egypt part 2: cairo 2 Egyptian museum

A travel blog entry by ngyixian1 on Jul 18, 2014

8 photos

... me from getting ripped off big time, but not small time. He played to my sympathies of liking academics and me wanting to have a good experience with the Egyptian people after having not so good experiences with hustlers. He's also a world class hustler, so kudos to him. Life lesson learnt, when it's too good to be true, it is. Be incessantly diligent about chasing down the details, they matter. http://pyramidschemer.blogspot.com/2006 ...

Egypt part 1: cairo pyramids

A travel blog entry by ngyixian1 on Jul 16, 2014

1 comment, 10 photos

... the western world issued travel warnings to its citizens. Hustlers in turn have become more aggressive. It doesn't matter how many times you say no, or in what language, they'll keep at it. I probably had it worse than other tourists since most tourists visit the pyramids with a tour group which keeps hustlers away. I was DIY'ing the whole thing to keep costs down. As I hopped off the bus to walk to the pyramids, a hustler trying to peddle me a ...

Part I - The Egyptian Museum

A travel blog entry by theresabill on Jun 04, 2013

... means the beautiful stranger. The king was so religious that he did not want to go to war, so a large portion of the Empire was lost during this time. After his death, his cartouche has been removed which means someone wanted revenge, not theft.

The Tutankhamen exhibit was by far the most stunning, he became king at age 9 after the death of King Akhenaten and he married his half sister/cousin, Ankhesenamum at age 10. He changed his ...

Chaotic Cairo

A travel blog entry by ricky.ioannou on Apr 01, 2013

1 comment, 6 photos

... for our stay in Egypt, Hoda. She tipped the driver, and she sat us down, and talked to us about our tour. At the end of the talk, she made us a wake up call for 6.30 am, and we went to dinner.

We had a basic western diner such as pizza and stuff like that. Anyway after dinner, we went to bed.

My dad and I were woken up at 5.30 AM because of the local prayers
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Day 1 - And so we're off!

A travel blog entry by loadersonthego on Feb 08, 2013

4 photos

... old boy called David, was next door to them so we nicknamed ourselves 'David's harem' which I think he quite liked, and escorted him to his room.
We didn't bother to unpack as it was very late and as we are only here for a couple of days it didn't seem worth it. Just had a quick wash, rang Matt to let him know we had arrived safely and then fell into bed at about 1.30am. We have to be up at 6am in the morning to start our tour - I hope we will have some time to relax!
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Location

This hotel, located in the زمالك area of Cairo, is near Mohamed Ali Mosque (Citadel of Saladin), Citadel (Al-Qalaa), Solar Boat Museum, and Temple of Ramesses II.
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