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Alexandria Travel guide Recommended Recommended

Egypte, Alexandrie, sur le Delta du Nil, Fort Qait-Bay, barques et bateaux de pêche amarrés
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Alexandria Recommended Recommended : Michelin's recommendations


Alexandria may no longer influence the rest of the world as it did during the Ptolemaic Dynasty, and very few vestiges remain from ancient times, but it is nonetheless a charming city straddling East and West that invites you to lose yourself in its streets. It is also a seaside resort that is popular with Cairo residents. Be sure to walk along the famous Corniche, where the cosmopolitan atmosphere that characterised the city in the 1930s-1950s can still be felt.

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Tourist attractions Alexandria : Things to see and do

  • In the shape of a solar disk, Alexandria's new library was built on the site of its prestigious predecessor and is set to shine once more in the Mediterranean world. Like a phoenix rising out of the ashes, it seems to emerge from the water. The side ..

  • Corniche Recommended Recommended

    ET - Alexandrie

    A stroll along the Corniche, from Qaitbay Fort to the new library, gives a real insight into the Mediterranean character of a city looking to the West. It will also give you a taste of the cosmopolitan atmosphere of the 1930s to the 1950s, for exampl..

  • Alexandria National Museum Recommended Recommended

    110 Sh. Tariq Al-Horreyya 110 ET - Alexandrie

    This museum, which was inaugurated in 2003, houses around 2 000 pieces from the Pharaonic era to the Greco-Roman, Coptic and Islamic periods, as well as finds from marine archaeology explorations carried out off Alexandria's shores. The museum's trea..

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