Marriott Hotel
The Marriott hotel in Cairo was once a palace. This large ballroom is now used for meetings and lectures. Can you see Grandma Bert?
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
An example of the art found in the Marriott.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
A magnficent staircase in another ballroom.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
Your beautiful Grandma poses at the top of the staircase.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
The view up the staircase.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
What Grandma Bert could see.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
Part of the grounds of the hotel.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
More of the grounds including some of the outside tables where one could have a meal, a cup of tea or simply rest for a while and enjoy the view.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
View of the hotel's pool area from the 20th floor of one of the two hotel towers.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
A soccer field and sports arena visible from the Marriott hotel's 20th floor.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
All of the statues at the Marriott were supposed to be original Roman and Greek works of art.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
Many original works of art were missing hands and arms, lost over the years in earthquakes or vandalism.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
The outdoor restaurant at the Marriott. The staff was always ready to help, such as putting tables and shade umbrellas close together for larger groups.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
A beautiful fountain on the grounds of the Marriott.
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The grass and flowers were watered regularly.
Marriott Hotel
The Marriott celebrated Oktoberfest in September. Here Grandma Bert talks with friends from Sykesville.
Marriott Hotel
Marriott Hotel
Each room in the Marriott had a little placard that pointed to Mecca for Muslim visitors.
Marriott Hotel