Cairo Airport, also known as Cairo International Airport, is the biggest airport in Egypt and known for very low premium fares on several carriers. In this Airport Guide, we’ll explain all you need to know about departing, arriving and transiting in Cairo. You can find more content about Cairo on our city page! While the Cairo International Airport isn’t known to be the most comfortable airport to transit at, it went through… Read More
Transportation in Cairo is hard to manage for tourists, but there’s actually quite some public transportation. In this guide, I’ll explain what you need to know to get from A to B in Cairo. You can find more content about Cairo on our city page! While Cairo isn’t the most developed city when it comes to transportation, you can find a metro system, which is rare for Africa and the Middle East…. Read More
The Conrad Cairo is the Hilton flagship property in the capital of Egypt. Yet, you shouldn’t get confused by the definition of flagship as the hotel definitely is not on the typical Conrad standard. In this review, you’ll see whether it’s worth staying there or not. You can find more content about Cairo on our city page! The hotel market in Cairo is quite difficult nowadays. While there are dozens of luxury… Read More
Running in Cairo? He must be insane. That’s what you might think when reading this post. However, as I’m running pretty much anywhere the planet, I thought it couldn’t be such a bad idea in Cairo. Well, it was quite some fun, even though pretty much everyone looked at me weirdly! You can find more content about Cairo on our city page! If you are a regular follower of traveluxblog, you are… Read More
In Egypt we didn’t only just visit Alexandria and the Pyramids but also Egypt’s capital Cairo. Similarly to Alexandria it was difficult to get to places due to the immense traffic, but we managed to check out a few interesting places as well as visit the Egyptian Museum. Coptic Cairo We started off our sightseeing tour in Coptic Cairo which is part of Old Cairo. Inside a gated area you can find the Babylon… Read More
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On our way back to Europe, we briefly checked out the Egypt Air Lounge Cairo (Almeisan). There are a couple of different lounges at Cairo Airport operated by Egypt Air, but they are all rather similiar. The interior is modern and comfortable, yet the buffet leaves a lot to be desired. Stay tuned for an extensive lounge review here on traveluxblog!
Visiting Cairo is not exactly what everyone does for Christmas. Yet, visiting the city was quite interesting as Cairo has a lot of historic charm and tons of religious buildings. However, you should be aware that visiting Cairo is also strenous due to the many traffic jams and dozens of people trying to sell something to you. As usual, we’ll relase an extensive review here on traveluxblog in a couple of weeks!
For two nights in Cairo, we decided to stay at Conrad Cairo. While I’m a huge fan of the brand, I was a little disappointed at Conrad Cairo. Not only is the hotel dated, but the service is also average at best. Stay tuned for an extensive review here on traveluxblog!