September 5th, 2009 – by: zajoryn
I arrived yesterday on Egypt air's flight from Madrid. The flight superb, a little late but a brand new Boeing 737-800 took me here fast and safe. The hotel is Ok, the price better. Today i went to Giza
. I bought expensive perfume from very experienced young businessmen, but i received some gifts and friendship. Walked near Keops, Kefren and Myckerinos, great photos. Today i went to the Egyptian Museum, which i loved deeply. Saw the difference between Old, Middle and New kingdoms. I saw besides Tutankamon's treasure, excepcionally great pieces of Egyptian art. The actual mummys of Ramses II, Tutmosis III, Hapshetsut...At night i went to eat with my new friends at the store and experienced the Light and Sound show at Giza. Bought some special souvenirs. I visited the Coptic neighborhood and the Coptic museum, special and marvelous. Important because its monastic heritage. The citadel and Hassan mosque, beautiful and massive. Ibin Tulum and Zigurat, a master piece of 11 century Islamic art. At night i walked Cairo with my friend and chauffeur, Mohamed. I ate a delicious Swarma and unbelievable Arab pastries. Bought my last items for Nairobi.
Cairo Hotels & Accommodations review
Good location, medium quality
The hotel is well situated, Dokki neighborhood, where all embassies and good hotels are. There is a big street 3 blocks away, where you can buy groce… read entire review