Alexander Hotel

165 Mohamad Farid St, Cairo, 506011, Egypt | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cairo

KHAN-el-KHALILI – Two camels, that's all you

A travel blog entry by munag


... men used this term every time Canada came up. Oana by far had the most interesting set of comments… She, was a Hollywood starlet… Well first she was Mariah Carey, then Sophia Lauren, then Julia Roberts, but perhaps the most memorable was the young man who shouted phrases mimicking a kind of Chinese dialect, and the one who yelled out “I can offer two camels! That's all I have!” This had us laughing …giving the offer I just received at ...

Partying with a de facto head of state

A travel blog entry by immyinegypt


... up and people begin to rise from their tables. Well, it's been a spectacular night but I'm exhausted! My foreign companions and I are just gathering our things to leave, when one of the friends on our table pipes up, 'fooood!'

Wait, what?

It slowly dawns on us; the exquisite canapés we've been filling ourselves up with throughout the night were not all this host had up his sleeve - the people are milling towards the entrance into another hall, and the buffet. ...

Coptic Cairo

A travel blog entry by theresabill


... a fascinating icon of he holy family traveling to Egypt with another woman, she must have been a relative. The Holy Family lived on this site in the crypt and drank from the well displyed.

Omar was shocked that the crypt was open. It has never been opened in all of his years of guiding.

We also walked to the Ben Ezra synagogue. It was originally a church, but the patriarch could not pay the taxes so he sold to Jews. It was believed to be the site ...


A travel blog entry by mximedc


... us up from the airport and I asked him to advise me on how to dress and on how to behave in the country. My friends and I were worried that, because of a cultural misconception, we might offend some Egyptians with the way we dressed, expressed ourselves or just by how we were behaving. He said we needed to chill and that if he found we should change something or act in a certain way, he would advise us.

We stayed in Cairo for the first days and then went ...

Dead Men Tell Tales

A travel blog entry by babamissesyou


... on to the very top of they pyramid. We did not stop at the base of this one, but moved on to a panoramic view behind a third pyramid – of Mycerenes, the grandson of Cheops. This one, too, dates to 2635 BC. It stood at 160 feet when finished, and now stands at 150 feet. This one had been covered in granite, and had several smaller pyramids behind, for the wife and the 3 concubines. It was so awesome to stand there and take in all of ...

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This 2 star hotel, located in the وسط البلد area of Cairo, is near Gizeh Plateau, Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, Keops Pyramid, and Islamic Cairo.
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