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Alexandria Travel Guide


Travel To Alexandria

Alexandria has an aura of its own. Founded by Alexander the Great in 333 BC, this second largest city in Egypt is also known as the Pearl of the Mediterranean. Though it is simply 225 km from Cairo, Alexandria exhibits a different culture and style altogether. A tour to Alexandria will reveal it all

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Alexander had visited Egypt to fight Persian invaders. Later, he became the king of Egypt and ruled successfully. History has it that Alexander once chose to visit the Oracle Temple of Amon to know about his destiny, but he decided to halt at an old village – Re-qdt and this is where he decided to build a town and this is how Alexandria was born. Dinocratis, was the architect, who designed the city in squares, like a chessboard.So, one will find two main streets crossing each other vertically and horizontally. Alexandria has five districts –Alpha, Beta, Gama, Delta and Epsilon. The initials of these five districts send out a message that Alexander, the great king has erected this city. It soon became the capital of Graeco-Roman Egypt and became a center of learning. In the 19th century, Alexandria became a hub of commercial and maritime activities. more...

Hotels in Alexandria
Wyndham Old Town Alexandria
El Salamlek Palace Hotel
Windsor Palace Hotel
Four Seasons Hotel Alexandria
Sheraton Montazah Hotel Alexandria
Le Metropole Alexandria Hotel
Mercure Romance Alexandria
Helnan Palestine Hotel Alexandria
Hilton Alexandria Green Plaza Hotel
Sofitel Cecil Alexandria Hotel
Jaz Almaza Beach Hotel Alexandria
Aifu Horizon Resort Hotel Alexandria
Plaza Alexandria Hotel
Jaz Crystal Hotel Alexandria
Kaoud Sporting Alexandria Hotel

Hotels in Alexandria

A tour around Alexandria has to be a random affair. Just explore and sink in its sights, scenes and aura.While you are in Alexandria, you will find many staying options available depending on the budget you carry. If you want to have a luxurious stay, there are luxury hotels in Alexandria or else if you wish to stay in budget hotels, those are also available. When it comes to luxury hotels, there are some real good properties available as that of Helnan Palestine etc. more...

Alexandria Tourist Destinations
The Catacombs of Kom El Shouqafa
Pompeii's pillar
Citadel of Qaitbay
Roman Amphitheatre

Best time to visit Alexandria

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