The Rough Guide to Cairo a the Pyramids is the ultimate guide to this fascinating area. From its bazaars, museums and mosques to its tombs and pyramids, all of Cairo's best-known attractions are depicted in glorious colour. The Rough Guide will help you to get the best deals available, whilst avoiding becoming overwhelmed, so you can experience this ancient city - the greatest metropolis in the Middle East - at its best. The comprehensive information in the guide covers everything from Cairo's best restaurants to the latest historical discoveries, ranging from the famous Cities of the Dead to the Egyptian Museum and even excursions out of town to Alexandris. The Rough Guide to Cairo a the Pyramids provides detailed practical advice on where to stay, whether you are travelling on a shoestring or in all the luxury and style of the ancient Pharoahs. Accurate maps and comprehensive practical information help you get under the skin of the area, whilst stunning photography and a full-colour introduction make the guide your ultimate travelling companion. Make the most of your time on earthac with The Rough Guide to Cairo a the Pyramids.Below is a list of festivals, with their approximate Western calendar dates a the exact dates are set on a monthly basis by the Islamic authorities ... Islamic festivals Moulid al-Nabi (P) Feb 4, 2012; Jan 24, 2013; Jan 13, 2014; Jan 3, 2015 ; Dec 23, 2015. ... This moulid, celebrating Mohammeda#39;s grandson al-Hussein and centred on his mosque (see p.78), gathers pace over a fortnight, culminating in its leylaanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to Cairo & the Pyramids|
|Author||:||Dan Richardson, Daniel Jacobs, Rough Guides (Firm)|
|Publisher||:||Dorling Kindersley Ltd - 2011-09-01|