Holiday Inn - Citystars
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We arrived in Cairo 6 am sharp. We were happy to see Nora and Mustafa again but we were tired and at this point, we actually just want to check in and freshen up. It's too early to check in and so we were taken for a trip to Coptic Cairo. Well, the good thing is we get to see Cairo , early in the morning. It is pleasant because there isn't much …
... We had our introductory meeting where our guide kindly informed us that Egypt was in the north east corner of Africa. This was really good because we were all wondering where we had flown to. More useful facts followed and we were finally released to our rooms. Out first visit the next day was to the pyramids and the sphinx. Pretty amazing, as you'd expect. Thankfully for us the Egyptian revolution has diminished the tourist trade, so we pretty ...
... would be closed on Sunday, I also had to do my Blue Hole snorkeling that day, so off I went, the snorkeling was amazing, so many colors and coral it was gorgeous, The Blue hole is considered one of the most dangerous dive spots in the world, 30 people a year die there, it's a technical dive called the Arch, 53 meters deep, you have to dive with two Nitro's tanks most people die because they try to do it with one tank. After lunch and snorkeling, i went back to the hotel, was able to ...
... at Midnight, our driver picked us up and drove us 2 hours to Mount Sinai, he let us off at the base of the mountain at 2 AM, It was dark and we didn't have flash lights, but the moon was very bright so we could see our way pretty good. It was cold, and windy but once we started walking it got warm pretty fast. I was with 6 other people who were staying across form me in Dahab, (all Americans going to School here in Cairo) they were really nice, and funny, our guide had us ...
I arrived in Cairo to find out I didn't have a transfer to my hotel ( I booked it too late) so I found a driver who spoke English and got the 1 hour ride to my hotel for 140 EP or $23.00 US, not bad so off we went. My room actually has a view of the Pyramids, it's awesome. My fist day I decided to see the Pyramids, so I walked to the entrance, but got lost, Then I see these two guys on Camels and decide to follow them, this guy comes running out to see if I want to do the Camel Ride, ...
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