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Graffiti Tour of Cairo

Graffiti Tour

Tour of Cairo Graffiti Friday, November 30, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. For reservation: call: 0100-67-68-2-69 or email: ahmed.seddik@gmail.com Post-Revolution Cairo is rife with graffiti gracing its walls to extol and reflect on the potent political events that are shaping Egypt and the region. Explore, interpret and photograph the graceful, gargantuan graffiti in Cairo!

Tours in November

Tours and Talks in November 2012

Walking Tour of Saqqara Pyramids and Tombs “Let Stone Set the Tone” Led by Ahmed Seddik Wednesday, 21 November, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. www.AhmedSeddik.com For reservation: call: 0100-67-68-2-69 or email:  ahmed.seddik@gmail.com We plan to visit the recently opened tomb of the Prime Minister of Egypt Mereruka. "Journey back in time to find the mind behind the fine Pyramid of Zoser!" “The glorious ground around the mound abounds with countless reliefs revealing the site’s majestic nature through a hieroglyphic signature.” - Ahmed Seddik Monuments we are likely to see and/or explore: Tomb of the Manicurists and Pedicurists of the King The Valley Temple of King Unas The Step Pyramid Complex The Oldest Museum Label Ancient Egyptian Graffiti The Philosophers’ Circle The Museum of Imhotep The Pyramid of Userkaf Tomb of Mereruka Tomb of Kagemni Pyramid of Unas The Serapeum Pyramid of Teti Tomb of Ti --------------------- Sunrise Walking Tour of Islamic Cairo Gates of Glory and Faç

Ahmed Seddik Talks and Tours

Sunset Walking Tour of Islamic Cairo Gates of Glory and Façades of Fame* AhmedSeddik.com Friday, 16 November, 2012 at 16:00 (4 p.m.) For reservation: call: 0100-67-68-2-69 or email:  ahmed.seddik@gmail.com In this beautiful tour of words and deeds, history and architecture are elegantly braided together. Travel back in time to the splendid scents, sights and sounds of historic Cairo, the fabled bridge between ancient Egypt and modern Egypt. This is the story of the rise and fall of the Islamic Empire. In this tour, I shall prove that there exists an architectural historian technique whereby history can be interpreted through architecture. Behold! Seddik technique is unique. "Travel. Set out and head for pastures new. Life tastes richer when you've rode warm feet. No water that stagnates is fit to drink, for only that which flows is truly sweet ...." - Ibn Battuta "behind the gates of glory and façades of fame lie unique stories of rise and fall that teach us t