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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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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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Unlike some tips I'd read before-hand, you don't need to bring toilet paper, they have it here (although in small rolls), it's fine and the the toilets in the hotels are NOT holes in the ground,...
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Alexandria can be just as hot as the rest of Egypt. However this is the place to catch an occasional ocean breeze. In the evening, carry a light sweater or jacket. Not too many foreign tourist visit...
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Rusk Biscuits

When in the south of Africa, on my list there are always Rusks, called beskuit in Afrikaans: they are dry biscuits which I eat with coffee before leaving to look for wildlife to photograph or for a...
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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...
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And empty suitcase. There are so many beautiful things to bring back with you. Make sure you have the room to do it. Seriously though: I use a wheeled backpack when i travel. I find the backpack...
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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,...
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Climate

I take my travel mac with me everywhere I go usually, but, to be honest, Agadir was so hot and we reasoned that it was bound to be even warmer in land.... When we first arrived in Marrakech it was...
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Play it safe with a good guide book

There are some excellent guide books around written by companies specialising in providing information for the independent traveller. Even if you are travelling with a tour, utilising a guidebook...
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Jun 25, 2015

RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES

We are now in the digital camera age and they absolutely eat batteries. Rechargeables will save you a lot of money and aggravation. I always keep a full set charged and just swap them when they run...
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DAO
Oct 05, 2011

GPS

A Global Positioning System:Almost everybody knows what a GPS is, extra information is not needed I expect.You have devices for the outdoor use and they’re the most suitable for a hike in the...
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Wafro
Sep 18, 2011

Chainsaw

I know it’s difficult to bring a chainsaw along. But when you’re driving in forested areas fallen trees are very common and when you want to pass, you or a companion need to clear the road before...
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Wafro
Sep 05, 2011

Insect repellent isn't a luxe

Many bugs are attracted by the smell of you body, the sweat on you skin or the sounds and movements that you make. Use insect repellent with a very high DEET percentage on your skin and your insect...
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Wafro
Sep 05, 2011

SURVIVAL KNIFE !

Travel in Africa can be highly dangerous, even fatal. You could be attacked by some wild animals or starve to death. Therefore it is essential that you carry the original Swiss Army knife...
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DAO
Nov 04, 2010

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Cairo

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Johannesburg

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Sharm El Sheikh

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Hurghada

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Top Hotels in Africa

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R704, Route Gorges Du Dades, 45452
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1089 Corniche El Nile, PO Box 63, Cairo, 11519, Egypt
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66 derb jdid, Marrakech, 40040, Morocco
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West Quay Road, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8002, South Africa
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P.O.Box 13 | New Karnak, Luxor, Nile River Valley, Egypt
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Belle Mare, Mauritius
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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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Djamaa El Fna - Square

The Jemaa El Fnaa has been around since about 1000 years, sort of quiet in the daytime, some snake charmers, tattoo artists, water sellers and fruit juice stalls, it becomes alive in the late...
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Table Mountain

Hi, Any one who visits South Africa should not miss going to Cape town. In fact I wanted to visit Johannesburg & return home. One member in VT strongly adviced me to visit Cape Town and I thank...
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Lion Park

I first visited the Lion Park in 2010. I note that there has been one change since then and no doubt prompted by the fatal attack on an American tourist who had her car window open. They now put tapes...
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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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"AFRICA - LAND OF HISTORY & FRIENDSHIP"
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"Africa"
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"Africa, a never ending lovestory !"
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"My private Africa"
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"Africa the oldest Continent"
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