Al-Ahram Weekly Online   3 - 9 January 2008
Issue No. 878
Travel
 
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

'Hal-lo' he said.'I'm Lo'
Youssef Rakha meets a high tech-savvy incarnation of Vasco da Gama, among other avatars
Wild things
"Elom! Elom!" my guide shouted in Nubian. And there it was, as ancient as time, as majestic as a piece of art and as furious as one of nature's wildest beasts, for indeed it is -- the Nile crocodile. Mohamed El-Hebeishy sets sail to Lake Nasser, Egypt's last wildlife sanctuary
Welcome the competition
Although competition has toughened in the hospitality business, for the new general manager of the Ramses Hilton, it means increasing the chance of getting more guests and of improving service, Rehab Saad reports

Previous travel supplements
2007

December

November

October

September

August

July

June

May

April

March

Ferbuary

January
2006

December

November

October

September

August

July

June

May

April

March

February
 
2005

December - January

October - November

September

August

June- July

May-June

April - May

March -April

February- March

February

January
 

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