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Cairo Guide: Last-Minute Eid Getaways in Egypt

Cairo Guide: Last-Minute Eid Getaways in Egypt

Win! Two Nights at Azzurra Sahl Hasheesh!

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With the hustle and bustle of life in Cairo, there’s nothing better than a weekend…

Cairo Guide: Travelling in Eid 2013

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Rejoice people of Egypt, the shackles of Ramadan are almost off and we all know…

Win! Eid Trip for Two to Dahab with Cairo Expats!

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We’re barely a week into Ramadan, but you’d be forgiven for making plans for Eid…

Museum of Islamic Art: Impeccable Homage to Egypt's Islamic History

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Those visiting Cairo will find travel guides split on whether or not a trip to…

Cairo to Beirut: The Paris of the Middle East on a Budget

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‘Pearl of the Levant’, or ‘Paris of the Middle East’, call it what you will;…

Cairo Guide: Last-Minute Easter Getaways in Egypt

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Not only is this weekend the excuse we’ve been waiting for to divulge in hundreds…

Heliopolis War Cemetery: Cairo's Salute to Fallen Soldiers of War

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When we speak of sights in Cairo, our minds rarely move past the antiquities of…

The National Military Museum: Fascinating, Overlooked Museum in Cairo

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Known for being home to several mosques and museums in Cairo, the Citadel is a…

Iran: An Alternative Escape From Cairo

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Although Iran is an off-the-beaten-path travel destination, given all its restrictions, when the chance of…


Ras Sinai: Bustling Camp in Nuweiba

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It seems that Cairenes are starting to catch wind of just how nice the Nuweiba…

User reviews


Mezcal Whoa there, professional reviewers. On the strength of the glowing review, I went here on a Saturday night…

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Caracas The most delicious Lebanese Fattah in town

Donna Walstra

Sequoia Really nice food. The view is really pretty and the atmosphere very relaxing also the service is very…

Mandy van der Palen

Venue Lounge & Bar The worst expierence, really rude staff especially to foreigners to expensive for what you get . Bad music

Injy Ahmed

Starbucks Starbucks cafes a known place all over the world, I have found some plastic knifes instead of tea…


Boulevard Best steak sandwich in town so far, ice tea ain't bad either. Service is good when not so…

The Cairo 360 Guide to Travelling in Eid El Adha 2012

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The good people of Cairo have never needed an excuse to escape the stresses of…

The Cairo 360 Guide to Travelling in Eid 2012

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The only thing better than a weekend is the upcoming five-day Eid weekend! As Cairenes…

Azbakiya Book Quarters in Attaba: Alive and Selling

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In recent decades, Cairo may have ceded its title to Beirut as the region's publishing…

Win! Two Night Stay at the Kempinski Soma Bay!

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It’s summer, it’s Ramadan, it’s Cairo; a recipe for a hot, sticky, bothersome few weeks.…

Kiteloop: Kite Surfer Haven in Sinai

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The latest addiction to strike the Egyptian youth is actually quite a healthy one. Every…