TripAdvisor Reviews Sheherazade Hotel Cairo
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... cousin Brianna planned their visit before I even left New York! We met up in the airport and headed out to the Guardian Guesthouse in Giza, just outside of Cairo and directly in front of the Great Pyramid and Sphinx! We were led to our rooms which had the most amazing views of the pyramids. We were high fiving and dancing with joy. (Literally. I do a little jig some times. I can't help it.) Then the most amazing ...
... This hotel seems to be a slightly nicer area on the west side of the Nile, which means the piles of rubbish are smaller and more discrete. Many of the food stores and shops seem larger and more accessible to foreigners like myself. Dinner ended up costing the equivalent of about 2.5 euros for a large vegetarian meal, so I'm pretty happy.
Finally, I've now taken another step forward in my backpacking credibility by washing ...
... stares from people (white, blonde/purple hair - go figure) but it felt safe and fine to be there. A few times, we had to turn around, but that was ok. Black tea and mint, yum! The dinner, was tasty! lentils, chickpeas, pasta fried onions and a tomato sauce. So filling and 3 Egyptian Pounds. But the second late night is catching up to me. Today was meeting at 10 to head to the Pyramids, well it was 10.30 before we got going. 2 turned into 5 to 6 and then to 8. A few ...
... adding a few things especially for our Hurghada days. Then its time to settle in a bit after the 16 hour trip to get here but of course I am way to excited to think about sleep yet even though I should be exhausted.
We wander the hotel a bit checking out the public areas, the shopping plaza, the pool and bars and restaurants. There is even a 24 hour bank so we exchanged our American money for Egyptian pounds. The hotel set up ...
3am, it is hard to believe that we are up at 3am.Any issue we may have had with this however was quickly alleviated with the knowledge that within a few hours we would not only be in a new country but be in the city of Pharaohs, sphinx and pyramids!
Our flight went off without delay and with visas purchased and baggage collected we met our new guide Mahmoud. Feeling pretty tired already from the early start if our eyes weren't popping out of our heads they soon would be ...
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