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Travel Blogs from Cairo
... temple, just before 8am. I did have time to do a brief meditation on the bus, and decided to mix up my gratitude. I have been giving love so much, I thought this time I should be grateful for what is yet to come. I thanked the universe for my husband. I said I loved him so much and my heart can't contain the love for him. As I said these words I could feel him, almost touch him. He is out there. I know he is coming and I will be grateful when ...
... trying to rip us off? Were they going to cancel the rest of the tour? We were in a situation that was less than awesome..... There was still a couple of rooms to go through at the museum which we rushed through, unable to focus on anything that Sherif was saying. We were then supposed to have free time, looking around without our guide, but we decided to give this a miss, cut short our time at the museum and head back to hotel to call Dubai and try to get to the ...
... and I was scared but tried not to show it. I tried my best to comfort Lena. Perhaps the scariest part about traveling solo as a woman is the fact that you’re a woman. In so many countries and cultures around the world, you're at the bottom wrung of society and nobody comes to your aide. But we trudge along… Fear or not, I will see the world!
“EGYPTIAN WINE AND SHISH-A
Some of Lena’s friends were getting together for drinks and shish-a ...
... line of priesthood, so statues of kings often include the scrolls. Our tour guide discussed the name Ahman, or Ammon, which is in many Egyptian names. It was the ancient name of God and meant roughly "he whose name is hidden." It was believed that knowing someone's true name gave power over that person (kind of like when your mom uses your middle name and you know she means business). They also believed that speaking the name of a dead person would summon that person's ...
... the amount of papyrus writings recovered from tombs. The lady doing the demonstrating also gave us some tips on how to tell the difference between the real stuff (that they sell) and the fake stuff (which is pretty much anything you buy on the street). Some of the paintings were magnificent, and included some made with glow in the dark ink!
At some point we stopped for a buffet lunch, but I can't remember exactly when in the day it was - blame the heat frying ...
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
1, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $278
- Calm and Elegant
- Pure Luxury.
- Great Cairo Hotel
51, Al Orouba Street, Cairo | 5 star hotelfrom $77
- 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 $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