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13 Merit Basha Street, Cairo, Egypt | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Cairo

48 hours in Cairo

A travel blog entry by nickjones

3

... religious crew). After pausing for a street vendor's cup of tea by the Museum, my next challenge comprises getting home without being flattened. 'Walk like an Egyptian', it turns out, means 'Jump headlong into a lane of oncoming traffic with only a prayer that you won't get squashed.' Choosing a seasoned looking street-crosser as my human shield, I dive into the traffic, coming out underneath a Nile bridge leading back to Zamalek (the ...

Saqqara

A travel blog entry by kyajade

69

... We still couldn't get enough money out though, as the ATMs have a daily limit they let you get, so we got what we could then went to the supermarket for some water and snacks. We found a new pair of headphones for Darren too, as his new ones had stopped working, then we walked back to the hotel. We hung out and had a beer at a table with Steve, Sophie, Ramzy, George and Hani who was there, and I spent a bit of time getting some photos from Sophie's phone and Nikki's SD card, ...

Crossing the Nile

A travel blog entry by abwoodmansee

99

... Anyway, our bus dropped us off at the end of the street and we weaved our way on foot between the tanks, past the soldiers and riot police, past the government building that was burned out during the 2011 revolution, and into the museum.

And what a museum! Wow, wow, wow! I could spend days there. We saw hieroglyphs, mummies, and King Tut's treasures. Despite being nearly 4,000 years old, many of them look brand new. A throne overlayed with gold, gold-beaded ...

Cairo, Week 1

A travel blog entry by teachervagabond

5
27

... on my phone, so can send postcards that originate in the States. Don't know yet how the school manages their mail, but they seem to have some kind of service.

Insert - Can I just say that I am SOOOO angry right now? I'm in the one place I've always wanted to be and I can't go explore it. I totally understand people's desire to be free, I totally get the conflict that is happening. But, I want to go to the pyramids. I want to go to Alexandria. I want to ...

Raiders of the Lost Ark

A travel blog entry by funkymonk

... gates. Fountains, paved pathways lined with palm-trees in arrow-straight rows, a cafe set next to a lake with water clear enough to see the fish swimming around, along with two viewing spots - one facing north and the other for vistas of the south. The quality of the work that's gone into it, coupled with the bright and modern feel of it reminded me of the Getty Centre in Los Angeles. I don't always mean to be comparing places to stuff that I've seen in California but when I do and ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 13 Merit Basha Street, Cairo, is near Egyptian Antiquities Museum, Mastaba of Kagemni, Mosque-Madrassa of al Ghouri, and Chaar-Hachamaim Synagogue.
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