When will you be in Egypt?

Jan 23rd, 2010, 06:16 AM
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When will you be in Egypt?

I've seen posts from at least three others about trips to Egypt in February. My husband and I will arrive in Cairo on February 10 and depart Egpyt on February 20. After a few days in Cairo, we fly to Luxor, do a four-night Nile cruise, fly to Abu Simbel, then back to Cairo for departure. We are with an AHI Tour through Emory University Alumni in Atlanta.
I'm interested in when and where the others of you are going.
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Jan 23rd, 2010, 06:40 AM
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My husband and I will be there at the exact times as you and yours, but our itinerary is a little different. We will be in Jordan from February 11 to 14 (Dead Sea, Petra), then in Egypt from February 14 to 20 (Cairo, Luxor, Abu Simbel). We opted not to take a cruise, and we are travelling independently.

It seems the weather isn't going to be as warm as I expected--the current forecast for mid-February is predicting lows of 50 degrees and highs of 70 degrees. I'm hoping that's more conducive to touring than baking in the hot sun and/or dealing with sandstorms.

I'm really looking forward to this trip, as I'm sure you are too. Happy travels!
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Jan 23rd, 2010, 08:12 AM
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We arrive in Cairo March 8 after 4 nights in Rome. We return home March 19.
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Jan 23rd, 2010, 10:09 PM
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we will arrive in cairo on March 14th and leave on the 27th
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Jan 28th, 2010, 01:30 AM
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We arrive in Cairo on February 4 and depart for Jordan on February 11. we will be in Jordan February 11-14, visting Petra, Wadi Rum and the Dead Sea.
We are on a private tour with STI Travel (Sakarra) and will be staying at Longchamps Hotel in Cairo.
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Feb 7th, 2010, 01:19 PM
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We will be in Hurghada (Red Sea) from March 7th until 15th. Snorkeling, diving, relaxing under the warm Egyptian sun. We need it after a long and cold winter.
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Feb 7th, 2010, 04:39 PM
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Family of 4 going 26 March through 5 April, and using LadyEgypt to plan. Cairo, Aswan, Abu Simbel, Luxor, Sharm El Sheikh, Wadi Rum, Petra, Amman. We'll be the exhausted-looking ones, rushing past in a blur..... but we want to go and only have the 10 days.
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Feb 7th, 2010, 11:01 PM
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My Husband and I depart Australia on the 8th September and arrive in Egypt on Sept 9th. We depart for Jordan on 24th September and then return to Egypt again on the 30th September, then depart Cairo on 1st October. We then head to Kuala Lumpur and arrive home on 6th October.

I think we're doing the "normal stuff"... Cairo, Alexandria, Aswan, Abu Simbel (by plane), Luxor (by plane), 3 night nile cruise.

In Jordan we're doing Amman, Desert castles, Jerash, Dead Sea, Petra, Wadi Rum.
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Feb 8th, 2010, 04:47 AM
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My parents and I will be in Egypt from Feb 15-Feb 28!!!
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Feb 8th, 2010, 11:44 AM
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I'll be there March 5-13/2010. Then going to Jordan.
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Feb 9th, 2010, 07:55 PM
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Miss Green-My husband & I will be in Cairo Sept 29th-Palace Marriott. Staying 2 nights with Ahamed touring us. If you are stying there at same time lets have a drink.
We will be in Egypt/Jordan till October 25th, if anyone else there and our places are the same would love to meet up. We have our itenary now. Looking forward to the wonderful trip-chris
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Feb 9th, 2010, 11:07 PM
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BeniciaChris... I am at the Cairo Marriott... is that the same as the Palace Marriott???
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Feb 9th, 2010, 11:10 PM
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BeniciaChris.. you can email me at [email protected] if you'd like... we can compare notes!
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Feb 10th, 2010, 07:03 AM
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We are doing Jordan first from Sept 17 to 21

We will be in Cairo from Sept 21 to 24. Then on to Aswan, Nile cruise, Luxor and back to Cairo on Oct.1 before returning home on the 2nd. We'll be at the Cairo Marriott too!

We'll be in the Movenpick Aswan on the 24th
The Oberoi Philae from 25th to 29th
The Sonesta St George in Luxor from 29th to 1st

Would love to meet up with you guys if you are there at the same time!
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Feb 12th, 2010, 08:00 PM
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Miss Green-I E-mailed you and it looks like we are coming in as you are leaving. Looks like we'll both be at the Marriott on the 30th. Lets try to meet up We will be touring during the day but will have the night-maybe pretty heavy eyes after the long flight. It will be fun to see how your trip was while it is fresh in your mind. We will prety much have the same itenary-This should be fun-Chris
PS MY nephew just left today to go to school in Australia for the next term. Is a curricular program through Furman University-my sister said they are going to the Great Barrier Reef first
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Feb 26th, 2010, 01:50 PM
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we are going 4/10 to 18/10 2010 only booked today but it is our fourth time hope you enjoy egypt as much as us.
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