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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

More Transportation in Africa

Flying to Morocco

Since writing this tip and many previous years of travelling back and forth to Morocco from London the whole getting to Morocco has been rather dynamic! Firstly it was so expensive so the first few...
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angiebabe
Jun 25, 2015

Flying to Tunisia

When I visited Tunisia I price compared and flew with British airways, www.ba.com to Tunis, Tunisia but flights and prices can also be compared with Tunis Air and Air France. Price comparison sites...
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angiebabe
Jun 25, 2015

Ethiopian Airlines

We flew to Burundi with Ethiopian Airlines - their website is very efficient for lookng at their destiinations and flights - especially for linking flights to must see destinations around Ethiopia.Our...
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angiebabe
Jul 18, 2014

Overland Expedition

I did an overland tour of Eastern Africa for most of my Africa journey. It was fantastic - a must do. I cannot recommend it highly enough. It was an absolutely amazing experience and it changed my...
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Zanzibargirl
Dec 20, 2013

SHONGOLOLO !

Want to see the natural grandeur of southern Africa and ride in comfort? Ride the Shongololo! So what does the word 'Shongololo' mean? It is a giant African Millipede the length of a man’s boot....
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DAO
Feb 05, 2013

LEFT OR RIGHT ?

Before you go and book that self-drive holiday adventure – you need to do your research. What side of the road do they drive on? The answer is both. I don’t mean at the same time, but that happens as...
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DAO
Aug 09, 2012
 
 
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Flat tyres

Each time I visit Africa I conker a lot of car problems, flat tyres are the most common. Is it because of me?? Probably the bad roads, so when you rent a vehicle check the spare tyre or when you take...
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Wafro
Nov 19, 2011

YOU CAN DRIVE ACROSS THE CAPRIVI STRIP !

When I was planning my road trip across Namibia I had an African road atlas written by a certain company with the initials L and P. What a waste that was! It did not show the nice paved road right...
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DAO
Apr 04, 2011

DRIVE YOURSELF

Drive? In Africa? Yes. They have car rental companies here and if you avoid the ‘major’ international companies, you cab get a great deal and have a safe car. What usually pushes up the price of any...
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DAO
Apr 04, 2011

Trains

Railways are not specially developed in African countries, in some simply there isn't !!Most of the railways come from the colonial times, when french and british built them to keep their business...
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SirRichard
Apr 04, 2011

Trip to Chobe from Livingstone

Yes we did it in April and it was awesome. We eventually ditched the car rental idea. We flew into Livingstone stayed at Jolleyboys and they are amazing. They organized a day trip for us to Chobe....
cleocat
Oct 30, 2009

Africa North to South no planes

Hi,A few years ago I did a trip from UK to Cape Town by rail,road and boat1 London to Athens train if under 26 use interrail card or student ticket £2002 Pireus to Alexandria (Egypt) by ferry ? Check...
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chrisrobo
Dec 16, 2008

KLM - FROM EUROPE TO AFRICA

FLY KLM TO GET HERE! They have an extensive destination list in Africa and are usually the cheapest way to get here from Europe. Why I like KLM:• Always polite, friendly flight crews that seem to...
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DAO
Jul 28, 2008

BEST INTERNET MAPS FOR PLANNING

The best, and really only, street maps of many parts of Africa on the internet are provided by Via Michelin, the same Michelin folks who make car tyres good enough to drive across Africa. Please click...
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DAO
May 22, 2008

Popular Cities in Africa

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Cairo

Muhafazat al Qahirah
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Marrakesh

Wilaya de Marrakech
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Cape Town

Province of the Western Cape
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Johannesburg

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Sharm El Sheikh

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Hurghada

Muhafazat al Bahr al Ahmar
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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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Top Things to Do in Africa

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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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