Travel Blogs from Cairo
... in the world and was founded in 1908 by Marcus Pasha.
The first room was a good illustration of early Christian art (1st and 2nd century). There was a blend of Greek and Egyptian sytles.
We saw many examples of Coptic Orthodox Church symbolism: Acamthathis leaves, grapes, fish, peacock, cross, ankh were some of the Coptic symbols. The museum was very well maintained museum and had beautiful wooden carved ceilings. The rooms were divided by types of ...
... was incredibly smoky. Bill opted for vegetarian! He had gnocchi with pesto and I had a spicy fish and rice dish. It was pretty good and very reasonably priced.
After completing the blog on the patio at the hotel, Bill went and played a game of chance at the casino and won back some of our tricks and tips money!
I should mention, we have walked to dinner both nights and it has been incredibly safe. We have even seen female expats walking or jogging alone after ...
... of the globe. We swerve to avoid an elderly gent in a traditional 'galabiya' robe pulling his cart across the street as our driver continues his lecture in thick Mansoura accent. Oxford… how surreal.
At the bus station, we clamber aboard a creaky coach and are soon heading out of the centre towards the limits of the city as the darks lifts and the buildings and streets begin to glow that early morning cold blue. The coach makes its final stop before we ...
... confidence and encouraged us to trust him. He posed as a trustworthy person seeking other trustworthy people. Like a typical confidence artist, he exploits the human traits such as natural desires, honesty, vanity, compassion, irresponsibility (or laziness) and naďveté. We were suckers and can’t figure out why we didn’t leave at the first sign of a rat.
Many things just didn't add up, just the bill.
... Club by an acquaintance, (something along the lines of a music venue come night club, full of the grooving non-higabed of Cairo’s yuppies) and a Japanese party in the palatial apartment of our new diplomat friends (a sleek, minimally furnished, bamboo-screened place and apparently rented property of an Egyptian film star). On Wednesday we don’t make it into school because of strikes in the metro, which turf 2 million extra travellers onto ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Three Pyramids Cairo
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