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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

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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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local open markets

On a few occasions during my stay I found myself wondering a local market, not sure of the name, but I am sure there are similar markets throughout Alexandria. They were alive, with local people...
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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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khan khalili

there are a lot of things to buy for your friends, family etc. Pyramids figure, papirus, isis figure etc. you can buy something as gift. water pipe, papirus, backgammon, value stone, silver, gold...
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kpenbe
Nov 23, 2010

It's shopping time!

On every corner you can find many different kinds of shops.The people who are working there are very polite..I can say TOO MUCH so they will not leave you until you buy something!! Souvenirs,clothes,...
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dusica_stamenik
Aug 31, 2010

Market Mix Cairo Egypt Shop in Zamalek

I found a Shop in the Zamalek area of Cairo that sells beautiful fair trade Egyptian products like Alabaster pots & dishes, good quality Papyrus and plenty of enchanting jewellery and home décor...
EgyCraftsLover
Aug 14, 2010
 
 
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in Khan el Khalili

There are a number of shops which sell handmade crafts. Women are particularly skilled at making hand sewn tablecloths, doilies, or applique cushion covers in traditional colours and designs. I have...
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uglyscot
Jul 31, 2010

look for bridge betw. husseini & al-azhar

On the Khan side of the Husseini-al-Azhar foot bridge, go into first large shop. Hajj clothing is much cheaper here than over the internet or outside Egypt. Upstairs they sell men's and women's...
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zuhur
Jun 12, 2010

Bella Joia

Clean and well lit. The quality of the jewelry here is better than the other shops you will visit. Remember, you get what you pay for and if you want some cheap jewelry then don't worry about where...
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gallivanting1
Jan 12, 2010

Rosetta Perfumes Palace Papyrus Institute

While everyone and his brother has a shop that will sell you these things, this shop is truly unique in that the starting price is lower than any other place I found and you can still barter to get an...
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gallivanting1
Jan 12, 2010

Nomad

Nomad is really a store for tourists & now has an outlet inside the Marriott Gezira (a small one) but a larger shop just outside, walk down the Nile south a block and it is up in an apartment...
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zuhur
May 01, 2009

Ghazala supermarket

I dont know if it is cheap here but there is a lot of choice. like about 4 brands of juice i liked the del monte very much but it cost 10 lE. bottle of water 1 1/2l cheapest is 2 LE.Candybar like mars...
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dila
Feb 07, 2009

Aggressive Vendors

The vendors at the cultural sites in Egypt - esp. Luxor, Edfu, and Aswan - are very aggressive, to the point that you don't want to even browse through their market stalls. I had read on this and...
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MonicaLouise
Mar 31, 2008

Arabic Numerals Price Tag

I rarely see a price tag in Egypt. If you do, what kind of numerals you expect to see & know what you should pay ? I learned something from my Egypt trip about arabic numerals. I used to think...
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VZ-Pam
Feb 04, 2008

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Top Things to Do in Egypt

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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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Naama Bay

We had a birth day party for my nephew , we brother decided to have it in a new place MAS bowling center. The place have many activites bowling . billiard , foot ball simulations ... etc., we enjoyed...
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Snorkeling

Hi, I visited Makadi Bay (south of Hurghada with my wife in September 2010 mainly for snorkeling. The experience was really nice. Here is a link to a portfolio of pictures and videos of the below...
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Valley of the Kings

This place is also well and truly on any visitors list when coming to Luxor. An enormous place full of various different sized tombs. Your entrance ticket grants you access to 3 and if you purchase...
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fort of Qaitbey

The citadel also known as fort Qaitbey is an impressive building, but what made it somehow magic for me was the fact that here the ancent lighthouse of Alexandria was located. The forth was built in...
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Sphinx

part two of my sphinx tip more pictures around the sphinx. 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,...
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"EGYPT - DECODING THE PAST"
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matt10gonzalez

"Egypt- "Welcome to Egypt, Where's my tip? ""
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Diana75

"Small pieces of a beautiful dream"
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Kuznetsov_Sergey

"Another point of view on history of Egypt"
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MalenaN

"Egypt"
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