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    If you go to Egypt...

    If you go . . .

    Where to stay

    Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

    12 Ahmed Raghed St.

    Garden City, Cairo



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    An oasis on the banks of the Nile, with a rooftop pool and “Kempinski for kids” perks, from $191.

    Grand Rotana Resort & Spa

    Shark’s Bay

    Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai



    Kid-friendly resort with all the bells and whistles. From $150, with buffet breakfast.

    Hyatt Regency Sharm el Sheikh Resort

    Gardens Bay, South Sinai

    Sharm El Sheikh


    If the corkscrew slide and lazy river don’t win the children over, the three private beach coves and Oasis Kids Club will. From $157.

    Where to eat

    KFC and Pizza Hut


    Lebanon Square, Giza

    How can a family resist this KFC and Pizza Hut stack (KFC downstairs, Pizza Hut upstairs with a roofdeck) that delivers a world-class view of the pyramids?

    Abou Tarek Koshary Restaurant

    16 Maarouf St.

    Champollion, Cairo


    Don’t miss the koshary, an Egyptian staple (vegetarian), at this bustling family-friendly local landmark that has been serving authentic Egyptian cuisine since 1950.

    Fish Market

    26 Shar’a al-Nil, Cairo

    In the same “boat” as TGI Fridays


    Located on the Nile, in a docked ship, serving a buffet of local delights.

    Safsafa Restaurant

    Na’ama Bay (next to the Hard Rock Cafe)

    Sharm el Sheikh


    Great locally caught fish in a lively atmosphere.

    Tam Tam

    In the Ghazala Hotel

    Sharm el Sheikh


    Head to the roof terrace overlooking the Red Sea and enjoy grilled lamb with a view.

    What to do

    Memphis Tours

    24 Morad St., Giza


    Family-friendly tours with knowledgeable Egyptologists in Cairo and Sharm el Sheikh.

    Egyptian Museum

    Al Ismaileyah, Qasr an Nile



    World’s largest collection of phaoronic antiquities. Adults $10, students $5.