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Travel Blogs from Cairo
... with us to Elyon High School to give the girls a tour. Quite an eye opener for them. By the time we got back to the church the service had started. Three hours followed of wonderful singing, testimonies, prayers and a message, during which time some children sat next to me and played with my hands and hair and arms and my rings.
The girls and I were all introduced, and I also had the privilege of handing out Christmas parcels ...
Wow wow wow. First of all let me start by explaining that our Egypt trip was not a well thought out trip. We had planned to go to Spain during our last half term and had started planning our flights and accommodation. The night before we booked it all however we decided that we weren't really into Spain... I mean we were ready to spend a week there but weren't getting at all excited. I then randomly saw some bloggers pics on facey about Egypt and fell in love with ...
... closest thing I can compare it to would be Target. They had gym equipment, school/office supplies, toys, interior decorating things, party supplies, health and beauty supplies and groceries. We shopped for about an hour, then took another taxi to Road 9 where we hoped to find the Bed and Bath store open (No, not Bed, Bath, and Beyond) It wasn't, so we went to Massoud Market and then to Beano's for a coffee/smoothie/fruit juice drink (not all mixed together...) One ...
... war Panorama - a war museum, lots of old cars that were overheating, many high rise buildings where some of the 16 million inhabitants live, the Light Mosque, the largest church in Cairo - Abbasiya which is the home of the Coptic Orthodox Pope, the River Nile, the Cairo tower, the Malek, the Russian building which is still burnt out, and Tahrir Square.
Hanni expressed that he was disappointed after the revolution. The revolution gave the people hope, ...
... persistent trying to sell you things, throwing comments and compliments ( for Bridge I could get 5000 camels and 3 chickens) in every direction. I had to refuse the offer as Bridge was worth at least 10000 camels! They were kind hearted but very persistent and it seemed to be a family affair with children as young as 2 working the tourists over. Even the security guards would try and make money by offering to take a photo of you or let you take a photo of them and then ask ...
Other places to stay in Cairo
وسط البلد, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $120
- 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 $143
- Very good choice
- Mixed, but mostly positive feelings
- Club services not up to scratch
Al Uruba, Heliopolis, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $109
قصر الدبر, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $146
- I was disappointed.
- Great Views,Poor serivce in reception
- Central and comfortable
وسط البلد, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $133
زمالك, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $164
- Loved this place !!!
- Value for money but rooms desperately need renovation
- Great week
Ring Road- Mirage City, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $152
- Great Hotel
- Nice hotel, shame about the location
- Fabulus service.
3 El Thawra Council St Zamalek, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $152
- 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 $91
- Family friendly
- Accueillant pour les familles
- Nice hotel with good customer service
60 Giza Street, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- There are better hotels in Cairo
- Enjoyed Pyramisa Immensely
- Just okay
1, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $224
- Calm and Elegant
- Pure Luxury.
- Great Cairo Hotel
51, Al Orouba Street, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $84
- Mi č 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 $77
- Cairo Landmark
- Bad sevice Corrupt staff
- Very Helpful Staff
يلهاماشيجي, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $107
Abdel Hamid Badawi Street Extension, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $100
3 El Tayaran Street, Nasr City, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Emtedad Makram Obeid Street, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $198
El Shaheed Sayed Zakaria Street, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $164
PO Box 8 Cairo Airport, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $81
وسط البلد, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $179
Ext. 26th of July St., Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $79
300 Pyramdis Road, Cairo | 3 star hotelfrom $55
زمالك, Cairo | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Great value for money - loved the Golden Tulip Hotel
- Very good hotel
- Good location
3 Saraya El Gezira street Zamalek, Cairo | 4 star hotelfrom $93