Hotels in Cairo and Luxor, Egypt

Reviews of our hotels in Egypt in Cairo and Luxor; Marriott Mena House, Ritz Carlton Nile, Le Meridien Cairo Airport and the Winter Palace in Luxor. Plus some added dining options and the bonus experience of security theater at the airport in Cairo.

Color Me Blue, Majorelle Blue, in Marrakech

Lush. Cool. Blue. It the middle of Marrakech’s torrid heat and swirling chaos is a place best described as an oasis by those three short words above. The¬†Jardin Majorelle, or Majorelle Garden, was built as the private residence of painter Jacques Majorelle in the early 1920’s in a beautiful mix of Art Deco, Cubist and…

Jemaa el-Fna Square, Marrakech

One of the best and worst parts of Marrakech is Jemaa el-Fna square, right at the very center of the city. It’s chaotic and crazy. In the daytime it’s practically a barren wasteland of wide open space with only the juice stands and herb sellers to keep you company. But come late afternoon, the carts…