Sofitel Cairo Maadi Towers
- Shuttle bus service
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Heated pool
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... to a beautiful set of hieroglyphs detailing how rich and powerful this noble was, and learned all about burial practices that attempted to preserve the ka (body) and ba (soul) for the afterlife. We then headed to Dahshur to see a set of smaller pyramids, one of which was the first true pyramid in Egypt. A unique thing we found when visiting these sights was how relatively tourist free they were. We saw three to four other small tourist groups ...
... pyramids has camels, horses and carriages and a few market areas. They are all seeking your custom but I didn't find them over intrusive. We probably spent a good couple of hours being taken on foot and by vehicle to various vantage points before moving to the Sphinx area. The Sphinx is huge too and is showing signs of erosion by the elements. In this environment I certainly feel like I am in Egypt and in a desert. Today the ...
... and throw it back. It really is fun to watch and fun to muck around a bit with them. Sim managed to earn his new nick name of Ali Baba. He still doesn't know who exactly that is, even though we tried to explain it to him. Once we were through the loch we continued onto Luxor. We pulled into Luxor at about 4:30pm and all met up in the foyer at 5pm to head into the town for a look around. We were meant to go to Karnak but we decided to do it the next day instead so we could have ...
... but it was on prime real estate overlooking the Nile. Not only was there a Micky D's in Aswan but there were chips (crisps for all you non North Americans). Not Uganda/Kenya style chips where every flavour tastes the same (grease) but they were just like home. They even had salt and vinegar! Yum. Now that I have confessed I feel like I can share what I did beyond that :) My first full day in Egypt was spent driving virtually all the way back down lake Nasser which we had just taken ...
... and got chatting to a couple who were from Geelong, who were on the tour that started the next morning. We chatted with them, then used the wifi, then Hani came down and started talking to the group who were there to do tomorrow's tour. They were all going out for dinner together, and Hani invited us along, so we went for a walk with them, which ended up being quite a long walk to ...