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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Library
“4 million books in this vast modernist library with curving facade, plus 4 museums and a planetarium. The staff are very friendly. One can can enjoy the library and museums in the morning and at night attend an event like musical concerts according to the event they are holding that day.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Establishment
“Well maintained castle built by a 15th century sultan near the sea. kiosks nearby in the street provide good collections for souvenirs from the sea but always try to bargain with the sellers to get better prices.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Famous brands are there, many outlets for eating, movies theaters also are there”
  • 3 locals recommend
Premise
“its a great historical place with a amazing view and its only 10 minutes away”
  • 3 locals recommend
History Museum
“Historic palace museum housing jewelry pieces, paintings and sculptures from the Muhammed Ali dynasty.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“this is one of Alexandria heritage from the Mohamed Ali Pasha Family Era lasting with King Farouk the last ruling king of Egypt. This was his vacation palace , it has amazing gardens and architecture for sight seeing. It also have alot of restaurants within the palace and coffee shops to spend time and grab lunch or have dinner there. It also have some water sports on the beaches of the palace.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The biggest shopping mall in town. Yet, you can only go there by a car. So you can take a taxi or oder uber.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“delicious food, and wide range of food choices. Specialize in sea food and grilled meat”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
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  • 1 local recommends
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Route
“The area is most famous for the iconic Stanley Bridge on the Corniche, as well as its private-access beach. The bridge has a total length of 400 meters with 6 spans.”
  • 1 local recommends
Administrative Area Level 3
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“is a historical archaeological site located in Alexandria, Egypt and is considered one of the Seven Wonders of the Middle Ages.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“delicious food, and wide range of food choices. Specialize in sea food and grilled meat”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Restaurant
“u will love the desserts they make, cheap and simple. one of the oldest places in Alexandria, with a modern twist.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
Syrian Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

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