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Our flight to Cairo was at at 6am. Because it was an international flight, you have to be at the airport at least 2 hours early and because we were staying quite a distance from the airport, we had to get up before 3am. Not my favourite time to rise but a small price to pay for adventuring the globe! There is quite a lot of civil unrest in Egypt at …
... it by tall flights of steps up into the Gods - was looking at the diamond shaped blades of the two huge oars at the front of the boat when someone I took to be a museum official answered my un-asked question - were they this shape so they could be used to protect from attack, or perhaps to get fish with etc - they were used by the front oarsmen to ward off crocodiles if required. Then he kept following us along and giving us snippets of information - and then ...
The last day of the tournament begun with Colleen playing her final of the Plate. I put some of the NZ flag tattoos Marewa Club gave us on one cheek, my neck and hand. She played a woman from England, Margaret Cowman who had a double lung transplant about 4 years ago and subsequently took up croquet for some gentle exercise. The match went to 3 games with Margaret winning the third. Her story is an amazing one and she such a ...
... at the restaurant and went to go for a walk through the markets. When we'd just left, George came back with a policeman, and told us the policeman would be walking with us while we went through, for safety. That was strange, but its more to do with the fact that Egypt are relying on tourists coming back soon, and so they have a lot of security and policemen working to ensure nothing happens to foreigners, in the hope that tourism will pick up again. The markets were very ...
... share with you everything that he told us, A) because I don't remember a fraction of it and B) because this blog would be a novelette. So, I will try to share with you some of the main interesting points.
Did You Know... (and my answer prior to today was "no"):
That pre-history refers to history prior to written language?
There were 31 Pharaoh Dynasties (including possibly 10-12 pharaohs per dynasty)?
That the last Pharaoh Dynasty was Ptolemy ...
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
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