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... left as rubble. Let me be very frank. Cairo is no desert oasis. There are some 25 million people living here. Well, some are living. Others are just surviving. I have seen few other tourists here. There were only about the Coptic Museum, which I eventually found after a few failed attempts to navigate the Cairo streets. I only had a brief time in there before it closed, but I saw a few interesting things. This included a 1500 year old book of psalms, the oldest ...
... gestures and interactions might seem strange at first. You'll have to develop techniques to communicate your ideas;
5=Far Out, Culture and language hold few similarities to your own. Makes even simplest tasks more challenging and time consuming.
1=Roughing It, all rough camping in the bush or desert with limited or no facilities, no access to amenities other than what is provided on the support vehicles;
... if you make a mess of it!!! - each step I am told is 24cm high!!! When you knew this fact, you could roughly read the height of the Nile's water level by counting how many steps were still visible and doing the calculation.
In the centre of the well is an octagonal column (Corinthian 'capital' to it if you can remember your Roman and Greek history days from school), held in place by a huge wooden beam spanning the whole width of the well top. ...
... on our photo shoot so that we could get out of the park and into a taxi back to our hotel for a group dinner, however it has certainly given us a memory that we will never forget.
Now in one of our previous blogs we spoke about the beeping horns and cacophony of noise that is Saigon. Let us tell you that that has nothing on Cairo where you would think that the horn has simply been added as a toy to play with when sitting in traffic or that every car is at the control of ...
... by a wood burning stove, drink tea, and relax for a day.
The next morning we woke up at 530am because we had booked a hot air balloon ride to watch the sunrise over Cappadocia. Unfortunately, the weather wasn’t quite clear enough to see the sunrise but once we got up to about 4000 feet we were able to see into the distance for many kilometers. Once again, it was very cold but we layered up and enjoyed the view from the 10 person basket above Cappadocia. The views ...
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
1089 Corniche El Nil, Cairo | 5 star hotel
- 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