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Visiting the Pyramids and The Best View in Cairo

Bam, we’re in Egypt. We’re certainly not in Kansas anymore and Cairo hits you around the head like a sock full of sand. It’s big, it’s busy, it’s crazy, it’s dirty and it’s freaking amazing! We arrived late at night, around 1 am at Cairo airport and were very glad we had a pick up …

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Dubai Camel Safari in The Desert

Dubai Camel Safari Review by World Travel Family, specialists in global family travel. We’ve now taken this desert safari in Dubai twice. It included camel riding, desert camp in the sand dunes, buffet dinner, a show with dancing, and a 4×4 pick-up from our hotel. Other optional activities such as quad bikes, dune surfing, and …

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Sultanahmet Hotels: Armada Hotel Istanbul

We’ve enjoyed 5 nights at the Armada Old City hotel in Sultanahmet, Istanbul. Sultanahmet is the tourist hub of the city, this is where you’ll find Istanbul’s major historic attractions, the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, the Basilica Cistern and Topkapi Palace. All are outstanding on a global scale and we really can’t recommend them highly …

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Alilass Hotel, Sultanahmet, Istanbul

To see old Istanbul and its iconic buildings, a hotel in the Sultanahmet area must be your first choice. Hotel Alilass made a perfect base for our explorations of this part of the city, its history and culture. This beautiful historic peninsula, old Constantinople, is bound by water on three sides, the Golden Horn, Bosphorus …

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Dubai Travel Blog and Guide

It was love at first sight for us in Dubai. From the moment we left the airport, Dubai was one big wow. We posted about our fantastically fun camel-riding, belly-dancing, dune-jumping adventure in the desert. We’ve told you about the cultural heritage tour that took us beyond the glitz into the living heart of Old Dubai. I …

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