SSS Cairo Summer School

Faculty of Medicine-Cairo University

  • April 12, 2017

8 Reasons to Attend Summer School in Cairo

Travelling is an enriching experience, whether alone or with company; you always gain extra layers of knowledge, happiness, and independence! Travelling for scientific purpose adds spice to your plate of adventure! So here are 8 reasons you should pick Cairo for this summer adventure.

1-Kasr Al Ainy

Photo from: http://www.ipka.medicine.cu.edu.eg/joomla/

Kasr Al Ainy is one of the ancient medical lighthouses that has always been and still is a top choice for medical students in Egypt and the Arab world. The hospital and outpatient clinics are visited by thousands of patients daily, so you’re going to have a very full and interesting diverse medical experience around the clock.

2-Cairo, the capital

Khan Al-Khalili

Since Cairo is the capital of Egypt, you won’t be bored for a minute. From cafés and exotic restaurants to eccentric outings, there’s really a whole lot of options for you to spend your time, and that’s just the basic outings. Which takes us to our next reason:

3-The NILE!

Whether you’re walking by the river side, having an early morning run on your way to college, or having a fun felucca ride at night, you’ll always have the chance to breathe in refreshing Cairo vibes.

4-Sightseeing

 Giza pyramids Plateau

Cairo is the place to go to enjoy a mix of modern versus ancient. Pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian Museum, Saqqara, or Old Cairo, Khan el-Khalili—those are just minute examples in a bucket of varieties.

5-Did I mention the food?

Egyptian-food
Egyptian cuisine will simply make you drool. Traditional food varieties and a unique taste will always make you want to try more. Cairo streets are basically a big food court, so you won’t have trouble finding restaurants or small food places just about anywhere.

6-The weather

Photo by: Normandi Ellis

It is well known that the weather in Egypt is magical; it’s always sunny through the year.

7-The hospitality

 

Photo from: http://scoopempire.com

Egyptian locals are known for their hospitality and friendliness, you’ll never feel lonely or homesick, Egypt feels like home.

8-It doesn’t end in Cairo

Photo from: http://travelsolution-eg.com

You’ll have the chance to hit the beach and splash in the Red Sea, take a sunset felucca ride in Aswan, or experience Alexandria’s European flair. There’s always something to see or do in the corners of our beloved Egypt.

A summer vacation in Egypt will always be a soul gripping, remembered experience that will make you want to come back for more.

—Article by: Shadw Helal

Author: Shadw Hilal

Facebook Comments

Leave a Comment

RECENT POSTS

VIEW ALL

Eat Like an Egyptian

Love is the international language, they say, but if you want to…

Places to Visit in Cairo

Have you ever felt the urge to browse the wonders of the…

Travelling vs. Depression

Have you ever done it?! Have you ever been in a situation…

Alexandria – A City of Magic

Alexandria, which is named after its discoverer Alexander The Great, is perhaps…

EDITOR'S CHOICE

VIEW ALL

Eat Like an Egyptian

Love is the international language, they say, but if you want to feel a country's essence, taste the concentrated extract…

Places to Visit in Cairo

Have you ever felt the urge to browse the wonders of the Egyptian museums, shop the stalls of Khan el-Khalili…

Follow our Facebook Page

Cairo International Summer School