About Cairo, Egypt
Cairo is the capital of Egypt and famous for its history, the Islamic architectures and ancient artifacts. The city is along the Niles and close to some of the Pharaonic sights.Cairo is a huge city with major districts such as Midan Tahrir, Giza, Old Cairo, Ma’adi, Gezira and Zamalek. Due to the 2011 Egyptian revolution, there was a decline in the number of tourists visiting Cairo but in 2014, more tourists are now visiting Cairo.
Hotels in Cairo
You will find a wide range of lodges and hotels in Cairo depending on your taste and budget. Some of the best Cairo hotels and lodges are the 5 star InterContinental Cairo Citystars, Ramses Hilton and Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo. The hotels offer the best of facilities and catering to guests as while as being located in very strategic places close to many tourist destinations.
Top things to see in Cairo
One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, Pyramids of Giza and the Great Sphinx is located towards the outskirt of Cairo. There is also the stepped pyramid, the Pyramid of Djoser. The Pharaonic Village showcases the beauty and history of Egypt and is about twenty minutes’ drive from the city center.
From the Cairo International Airport, tourist can access the city by taxi. The other alternatives are hiring a car, boarding the metro or taking buses. The public buses are a cheaper option and usually ply the whole city.