Sheraton Montazah Hotel
Travel Blogs from Alexandria
We left from the tribe ,continued our journey ,the Alchemist taught me a lot of spirit and soul ,during the journey ,all we could see is desert ,it was endlessness . We have climbed the mountain , and there was so near from the Pyramid, the Alchemist told me something about alchemy .
We rode out in the direction of the Pyramids of Egypt, but three ...
... We had a few hours to spare before dinner and enjoyed a drink on the terrace overlooking the ocean and the Egyptian sunset.
Alcohol is not available very easily in Egypt. The Egyptian people do not drink any alcohol and a lot of the local restaurants do not serve it. The hotels where we stay have a limited range so we make do.
... following the collapse of the government. The streets were filthy and in a state of disrepair. Not at all what I had expected! Alexandria has a population of 6 million and Cairo 22 million. Has to be one of the most densely populated areas we have visited. Our first stop was the pyramids, not far from the Cairo city centre. Quite impressive considering their age and size. Somewhat jagged in appearance due to the ravages of time and weather and earlier theft of some of the huge ...
Egypt is giving me an opportunity to sort through the loose ends in my life and evaluate my goals. I miss my family and friends terribly. I miss home. I miss the smell of my mom's cooking in the
evening, the sound of crickets chirping in my backyard in Houston. I miss the food trailers of South Congress and drinking wine with Eleni. I miss working out at the rock wall, mastering techniques and ...
... today, we stopped by the Library of Alexandria. What a disappointment! It was such an important place in history, and while I am glad they decided to rebuild it after it burned down, it was upsetting to see there wasn't even an attempt tomealse it match the time period it was from. You would never in a million years know what it once was. I suppose they have turned it into an incredible library, but it wasn't quite ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility