Cairo What to Pack

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  • 1. Clothes

    Everyone Knows that Cairo is located in the Harsh Sahara Desert and that it can get really hot in the area and also at The Pyramids of Giza as all people visiting Cairo also visits the Pyramids of...

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  • 2. Toiletries/Medical Supplies

    late may to october, this is the hottest months Egypt, and in Cairo, where the temperature rises up to 52 degrees celsius (125 fahrenheit) as it is in the middle of the sahara desert after all, it is...

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  • 3. Money/Credit Cards

    If you are planning to live for an extended period of time (study abroad, work abroad etc.) then there are some money issues you will need to know. - Have two bank accounts in your home country, each...

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  • 4. Shoes

    I wish you could know how badly I regreted that I hadn't put any short pants instead of my bell-bottomed jeans and boots on high heels instead of my "poor" white sneakers which had turned into smth...

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  • 5. Bring a Powerful Zoom Camera, Video, Powerbank

    If you are the intrepid shooter of lots of films and videos on your travels, then you must have a powerful optical zoom camera like a canon sx50 (which has a...

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  • 6. Adaptors

    . film is available, and processing is quite good, even putting digital photos onto CD.Note, nowadays filming at some sites is forbidden- the Egyptian museum...

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  • 7. Clothes, shoes, Meds, etc

    Pack light!!! Summer on cairo is hot and at night it's high 20's Degrees Celsius that is. There are lots of shops so if you need anything then you'll get it...

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  • 8. The do's and don'ts...

    I'd carry a rucksack to have plenty of bottled water - there was two of us and i took 6 and it was gone by 3 pm that day. Also carry medical supplies, extra...

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  • 9. Packing list for single parent

    4 outfits for each person,travelwash,sun hats, socks,sandals,swimming costumes,sanitary towels,antibacterial wipes,antibacterial spray,antibacterial...

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  • 10. Packing...

    Take a small bag pack with you for day trips...you will want/need something to put your bottled water in...as well as your camera and anything you might buy...

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  • 11. ITS VERY HOT!!

    Egypt is a very hot country,make sure you drink plenty of water which can be bought in all the shops,have a good sun protector as well and you only need light...

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  • 12. Packing List

    Cool clothes, basically linen and cotton are the best to wear here. I try to take as little clothes as possible that I can mix and match. I also take all my...

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  • 13. Packing List

    Don't forget to bring a camera while visiting Egypt. My camera broke down at Cyprus just two days before my trip to Egypt... Rushed into the nearest photoshop...

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  • 14. CopiesPassports

    Beaches on the Mediterranean and Red Sea coasts are generally unpolluted. Persons who swim in the Nile or its canals, walk barefoot in stagnant water, or...

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  • 15. Packing List

    I am sure that you can leave the follwing things at home !a cap,a shawl,a sweater,a ski-coat,gloves... Sunmilk, something for your stomach like...

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  • 16. Fighting the Heat - Part 1

    Travels to places like Egypt involves a lot of fighting the heat, especially if you, like me (I am still surprised as to why I did that), go there right in...

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  • 17. B.Y.O.C....bring your own clothesline!!

    CARRY-ON luggage only!!! Trim your clothing down until this feat can be accomplished!!! Cotton, cotton, COTTON!!! One of those portable little clotheslines,...

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  • 18. Packing List

    be carefull with your luggage.Mine were damaged. u'll need ligth clothes but at nigth it will be chill a bit. Use bottled water even for brushing your teeth...

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  • 19. Packing List

    A broad brim hat! It was 50C (about 124F) in Luxor with 3% humidity. See my note under Warnings! A water bottle with the built in Charcoal/HEPA filter to...

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  • 20. Packing List

    Cairo is a massive place with millions of people and is very hot! As of this I would advise you to take luggage which is easy to carry around like a wheelie or...

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  • 21. Packing List

    Cruise Take your camera everywhere... even though you'll feel like the typical 'tourist' there are fantastic and unique things everywhere. Expect the...

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  • 22. Packing List

    Suitcases for the hotel but a small backpack as some of the climbing can be difficutlt and you will need something to put all those nice sovenirs into, you will...

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  • 23. Packing List

    Backpack or wheely bag. Easiest kind to use so you aren't relying on porters at the train station and airport. Lightweight clothing with some warmer clothes...

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  • 24. Packing List

    Inexperienced travelers take note:Always carry your essential documents -- passports, money, credit cards, and air tickets -- on your person. Under no...

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  • 25. Baraka

    Egypt is dry and water is not safe. So, you should always carry a large bottle of mineral water. A big bottle cost Elbs 2 as a normal price.

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