Travel Blogs from Algiers
Today, 9/22, we left Algeria and flew to Rome. Yesterday was spent touring Algiers with the focus on the famous Casbah. The Casbah was originally a fortress that morphed into a residential area with tiny passageways and long stairways on the side of the hill. Our State Dept. recommends not going to the area because of possible danger, but we went as group accompanied by our ...
... ruins, including a 2nd century amphitheater, 4th century basilica, and other remains of homes and businesses. this was a large site right on the Mediterranean and was the highlight of the despite sporadic rainfall. On the way back to Algiers we stopped at the 2nd century BC Mausoleum of Mauratania, about which little is known since when archeologists opened the tomb, no body or artifacts were ...
... left our car at the motel and flew to JFK for an overnight flight to Rome with a connecting flight to Algiers, the capital of Algeria. The flights went as well as can be expected, but were still tiringfor us old folks. The cappachino in the Rome airport was the highlight. We reached Algiers about 1PM Sunday (8AM EST). We're in a 5 star hotel which ...
I cannot even believe how many 3+ year old kids there are outside after midnight! Tonight we went to the movies at 10:15 for a kids movie! It's a whole different world over here! Having a great time! Love from Spain, and two kisses from Europe! ...
We had to put our clocks forward one hour. Today is a day at sea as we head for Spain passing Algiers. The seas were rough today in the Straits of Gibraltar and Atlantic Ocean. To avoid sea sickness we slept a lot and stayed horizontal as much as possible. In the morning we attended ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Emir Algiers
Other places to stay in Algiers
172, rue Hassiba Benbouali, Algiers | 5 star hotelfrom $255
Route de L'Universite BP 12 5 Juillet Bab Ezzouar, Algiers | 3 star hotelfrom $209
Pins Maritimes, Algiers | 3 star hotelfrom $222
Ave Frantz FANON-02, Algiers | 5 star hotelfrom $201
24 Avenue Souldani Boudjemma, Algiers | 4 star hotelfrom $297
6, rue Lt. Boulhart, Algiers | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Bd. Ben Youcef Benkhedda (ex: Sidi Yahia), Algiers | 3 star hotelfrom $80
2 rue Asselah Hocine, Algiers | 4 star hotelfrom $101