Luxury hotels, resorts, budget hotels and backpacker hostels are there
Taxis are best as they are cheap. There is also a limited tram system.
October to May
Visit the Lighthouse of Alexandria, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, for a look at the structure deemed to be technologically way ahead of its time.
Royal Jewellery Museum has a stunning collection of royal jewellery and medals that belonged to King Farouk and his wife Queen Farida.
Stroll down a picturesque beach or stop for some sunshine and a picnic. Look out for seafood stalls or eateries and sample some traditional fare.