Running in Alexandria is a really odd experience. The city doesn’t really boost any running areas, but there’s at least a decent enough promenade to run along. If you happen to be in town, this running guide will hopefully help you! You can find more content about Alexandria on our city page! I’m relatively sure that only very few of you are in Alexandria on a regular basis, but if you are,… Read More
Transportation in Alexandria is rather difficult to understand. In this guide, we’ll explain what options you have and explain why sticking to Uber and similar services might be the best option. You can find more content about Alexandria on our city page! Travelling through Egypt isn’t the most easiest or convenient thing on earth. Getting to Alexandria isn’t exactly easy either as the airport is served by only very few airlines and… Read More
The Hilton Alexandria King’s Ranch is a luxury hotel located a couple of kilometers away from the city center. It’s definitely the nicest hotel in Egypt, but the location leaves a lot to be desired. In this review, I’ll explain what you need to know about the hotel! The Hilton Alexandria King’s Ranch is one of three different Hilton properties in the city. It’s located further away from the city center than… Read More
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
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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
During our christmas escape to Egypt we visited both Cairo and Alexandria, but the real highlight was our visit of the Pyramids of Giza at the end of trip. Visiting the Pyramids of Giza on the 1st of January this year was definitely the perfect start into a year full of traveling and experiencing the world. The pyramids site is located about 13 km away from Cairo’s city center outside of Cairo and… Read More
During our recent Christmas holidays to Egypt, we also visited Alexandria. While we weren’t blessed with the best weather and had to fight the rather annoying traffic jams along the Corniche, we were still able to see a few interesting sites. You can find more content about Alexandria on our city page! Be aware that some of the nicest places in Alexandria are a little further away from the city center. Yet,… Read More
While in Egypt, we had the pleasure to visit the Pyramids of Gizeh. The last existing of the Seven Wonders of the World is truly fascinating and a place I can just recommend to visit once in your life. The Sphinx is another highlight you shouldn’t miss! We’ll release an extensive post covering both monuments in a couple of weeks!
Even though the traffic is horrible, visiting Alexandria in Egypt, is quite interesting. There are several historic buildings, which remind visitors of the glorious past of the city. Stay tuned for our extensive city review here on traveluxblog!