Cairo, the capital of Egypt, is an amazing city full of life and movement, and it is that way almost 24 hours every day, with the noisy honking of horns, children playing in the streets and merchants selling their wares and services. And here, the Egyptians are most at home in this powerful, modern and ancient city.
From the Cairo Travel Guide
Awesome Hostel! Great location about 10 minutes walking from Tahrir and Egyptian Museum! Hostel blew me away with cleanliness and professionalism! Staff was super helpful, particularly Hussein who helped me make the most of my 2 days in Cairo. ... more
We stayed in the hostel in January 2013. We lived in a private room with bathroom, with windows to the street and free wifi. If you are looking for a 5 star hotel you are wrong. But if you want to live with the people in Cairo you are invitet to be part of the family with stuff and guests in the hostel. ... more
The good : Great location. Friendly staff....some with very good sense of humour. Large room with good shower, air con and view. The not so good : A bit pushy on their own tours. They'd have you organised right down to where you wipe your bottom in Aswan if they could. Stand firm! 8 o'clock breakfast sometimes not available till 9 o'clock. ... more
Alexandria - Cairo
questions too: 1. Will be flying to Alexandria, reaching at 2:00 am and want to head to Cairo asap. What is the quickest and cheapest way to get to Cairo? I believe there are trains that run between the two cities ...
Cairo to the Cape
Hi there people... I am on the verge of booking a 4 month overland trip from Cairo to Cape Town with Overland Club. Ive looked at other companies as well but this one fits in best with time of year and holidays. Just wondering if anyone has travelled with this company and has any words of wisdom? ...
Cairo to Petra
Hi, I was wondering if someone could tell me the best way to get from Cairo to Petra? We dont want to spend to long there, we just want to make a quick side trip because we heard it was amazing. Any Ideas??? Kristen ...
The final three days of our amazing trip were in Cairo. We stayed in an absolutely wonderful hotel (the Kempinski - a chain of top hotels in many parts of the world except the USA ...
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