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Islamic Cairo History Tour
"Meet your guide at Al-Azhar Park Aslam Al-Silahdar mosque Saint Fatima mosque the Al-Tunbugha al-Maridani mosque and the Al-mihmandar mosque. Continue with Qijmas al-Isaaqi mosque Bab Zweila gate and Al-Salih Talaei mosque.Following with Farag ibn Barquq's Madrasa and Sabil-Kuttab The tent-makers' covered market Al-kurdi mosque
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Overnight Trip to Cairo from Alexandria Port
Enjoy an overnight trip from Alexandria to Cairo and experience the best of Egypt. This is a shore excursion and you can be sure you will be returned to your ship 2 hours before departure."""Overnight trip to Cairo starts and ends from Alexandria Port visiting Giza Pyramids Sphinx Memphis Sakkara Egyptian Museum and Felucca Ride on the Nile for an hour."
From $250.00
 
Day tour Visiting the Highlights of Alexandria: The Catacombs Alexandria library Roman Theater
"At 8:00 am you will be picked up from your hotel in Alexandria by your expert licensed tour guide then start your full day tour visiting the best sites in Alexandria. Start with New library the biggest library in the world now with 8 million books visit the site of the ancient lighthouse; one of the seven wonders of ancient world and end before lunch visiting the Palaces of Farouk.Then stop for lunch in best sea view restaurant in Alexandria. A full meal per person is included beverages are additional cost. After lunch visit Pompys Pillar the remains of ancient library of Alexandria the Roman Amphitheatre
From $82.00

Most Viewed Shopping in Cairo

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Khan el Khalili

It is the place to buy typically oriental souvenirs and handmade crafts. Atmospheres of this traditional market with the labyrinth layout of the streets gives visitors o lot of pleasure and impression...
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Supermarkets

If you're backpacking and trying to eat on the cheap, or just want to put together a picnic lunch for your trip to the pyramids, you can do worse to pop into the local food shop (didn't see any huge...
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Cairo International Airport Duty Free Shops

Having 3 terminals, Cairo International Airport has duty free shops in all three terminals and with National Carrier Egypt Air dominating the shops in Terminal 3, In terminal 1, where most of the...
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Oct 26, 2013

Convenience Stores in Cairo

besides having large supermarkets and hypermarkets around cairo like Carrefour, Spinney's Hyper 1 and Metro Market, Cairo also has quite a number of convenience stores around the Old City and in the...
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Oct 26, 2013

Coptic Cairo Shops

the Coptic District of Old Cairo is one of the oldest Christian Communities in the Middle East and since it is a major touristm area for regular tourists and Christian Pilgrims who visit egpyt as a...
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Oct 26, 2013

City Stars Center

This will be my shopping tips for City Stars CenterCity Stars Centre is a large Mixed Use Commercial and Shopping and Residential Complex in the Heart of Nasr City in Heliopolis District of Cairo. The...
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Oct 25, 2013
 
 
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Flower Cotton Shop

egypt also is known for producing cotton and hence most of the shirts produced for souvenirs are locally made, instead of made in china! we visited one of the Cotton Cloth stores in Cairo and the name...
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Oct 24, 2013

Golden Eagle Crystal

Golden Eagle Crytal is one big factory that occupies one whole building in Sakkara Road in Giza, beside the elevated ring road going to Cairo. the Complex also houses the Golden Eagle Papryus Shop 2...
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Oct 24, 2013

Golden Eagle Papyrus Shop

one of the Big Papryus Factory and shops in the Giza area is the Golden Eagle Papryus Factory, they also have a Golden Eagle Oils, Perfumes and Essence shop just Beside it. as the complex is located...
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Oct 24, 2013

City Stars Shopping Center

City Stars Center is the retail and leisure component of the Citystars complex and provides a shopping and entertainment experience.The 643 store shopping center includes world-renowned diverse brand...
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Aug 26, 2012

khan el khalili down to Maidan Tahrir.

Or should this be under 'tourist traps?'Joint number 1 in the Tourist Thing to Buy with papyrii are perfumes. No alcohol, my essences are 100%, I promise you as pure as my baloney. And fancy little...
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TheLongTone
Jan 06, 2012

Attaba Market

The Attaba Market is a place to see if you're looking for a real Egyptian market where the regular locals are shopping. It's not that Khan El KHalili type of souk, neither the more posh-ish shops...
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June.b
Nov 17, 2011

Attaba Book Stalls

I wanted to put this one on the Things To Do list as it could be, but it's more of a shopping palce, so here it is...I just stumble upon this place when one day I blindly took the metro train and get...
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Jul 02, 2011

Platinum Mall, Tawheed and Nour and other shops

There are a number of shops selling women's clothes. The styles might not suit the western taste, but there are a variety of shops to choose from. Windows may be full of shoes, next door a shop with a...
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Jan 21, 2011

Top Hotels in Cairo

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1089 Corniche El Nile, PO Box 63, Cairo, 11519, Egypt
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Pyramids Rd, Giza, Egypt
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16 Saray El Gezira St, Cairo, 11211, Egypt
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Corniche El Nil, PO Box 60, Cairo, Egypt
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Ring Road, Mirage City, Cairo, Egypt
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35 Giza Street, Giza, 12311, Egypt
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Top Things to Do in Cairo

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Khan el Khalili

This is a lovely place to have tea (chai) or to walk around. Some nights a week there are Dervish dances in the mosque next door to this market. Since I do not smoke, not even shisha, I ordered a tea...
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Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

Apart from the no photography thing, which in many ways I can understand, I found the museum un kempt, ill labled, and dirty. The 2 exceptions to this were the Tutankhamun section and the royal...
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Mosque of Muhammad Ali - Alabaster

At the opposite side of the Mohamed Ali mosque there is the smaller El Nasir mosque which I enjoyed more as it was poorer I mean not as much decorated as the other one. This one was built between 1318...
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Great Sphinx - Abu Al-Hol

a warning, the sellers and touts and hawkers in the walkway going to the sphinx is the more aggressive of them all around the Giza Complex, so be sure to be in a big group when going to the...
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Cairo Citadel - Salah El Din Al Ayouby Citadel

The citadel is located at the bottom of Moqattam' Hills, Saladin in 1176 started to build it, and he is said to have used stones from the small pyramids of Giza. The only things remaining from the...
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Coptic Cairo

the Coptic Quarter of Cairo is one of the oldest in the city and is part of Old Cairo as it was started in the 1rst Century, when Saint Mark the Apostle went into egpyt to Prosletyze the new Religion...
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"القاهرة"
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DunaKal

"Cairo`s yellow pages!"
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"Cairo- Umm el Dunya"
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"CAIRO... still thinking of..."
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"Cairo"
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