I am an Australian married to an Egyptian and we are spending xmas in Alex.
We usually spend xmas with my family and have a tree and santa (aka grandad) visits to hand out xmas gifts).
Is there anything organised in Alex for xmas? Do the hotels organise anything? Where...
I am an American woman traveling alone for a week in Alexandria (next week). I'm not sure that Egypt is someplace I want to move to just yet, and I'm reluctant to cancel my exploratory trip or the holidays. I currently live in San Francisco, CA, USA.
I will meet up with my husband, who is...
I am about to move to Alexandria for six months starting in January 2011.
I am attending classes at Alexandria University for a semester, but at 35 years old I'd prefer not to live in student housing!
I'm female, coming from UK married (but I'll be by myself for the semester).
If anyone has a...
British expats in Egypt are being advised to avoid political gatherings and demonstrations as the unrest continues in the country in the major cities of Cairo and Alexandria and the biggest protest so far is due today (Friday January 28).
A statement on the website of the UK Foreign Office says...
I just arrived Alexandria for training in Arab Academy according the American University in Cairo system.
I know how was hard to find good apartment in Alexandria , its summer all people come from around the country :plane::plane: so now am offering 2 rooms in my flat .
only for 2...
Rolling back the centuries in Egypt's second city
Saturday, November 10, 2007
By Stephen Franklin, Chicago Tribune
ALEXANDRIA, Egypt -- As the old hotel elevator rumbles upward, its antiquarian wood and brass cage carries me backward.
Back to the 1930s when the Cecil Hotel -- staring out at...
Once in a while, I tend to find some interesting articles online about Alexandria, so I decided to take the time and post them on EF.
Egypt’s cultural destruction
1 March 2010 in Culture
ALEXANDRIA: Egypt is witnessing a cultural revolution. Strike that, more like a...