January 2013: Cairo, Egypt

Date Amount Details Category
1/16/2013 $108.00 Wine & alcohol  at airport duty free Eating Out
1/16/2013 $16.00 Tip to driver (Overtip, but it   was all I had Transportation
1/16/2013 $1.00 porter Tips
1/16/2013 $178.00 Hotel 3 days ($58/night) Pyramid   view Inn Lodging
1/16/2013 $138.00 Tour of the pyramids (two   people) (tips : $12 guide + $6 driver) Entertainment
1/17/2013 $48.00 camel rides ($20/person + $4   tip/person) Entertainment
1/17/2013 $36.00 Lunch 32 + tips Eating Out
1/17/2013 $35.00 Present personal
1/17/2013 $2.00 tip to local who took us without   asking to tomb in pyramid Tips
1/17/2013 $1.00 bottle water at pyramid Eating Out
1/17/2013 $12.00 beers at hotel Eating Out
1/17/2013 $21.00 dinner at hotel include tip (tip   is 10% or less) Eating Out
1/18/2013 $7.00 private car ride to friend’s   house Transportation
1/18/2013 $15.00 Lunch Eating Out
1/18/2013 $2.00 for ride on Nile (Tip to   boatman) Entertainment
1/18/2013 $2.00 cab to Nile Transportation
1/18/2013 $3.50 dinner for 3 (koshary- really tasty and really inexpensive- Cairo local dish) Eating Out
1/18/2013 $7.00 private car ride back to hotel Transportation
1/19/2013 $9.00 cab ride to museum (should have   been $7) Transportation
1/19/2013 $30.00 Entrance into Egyptian museum   ($15/per) Entertainment
1/19/2013 $12.00 Entrance to mummy room in museum   (one tix-costs a lot to see a corpse) Entertainment
1/19/2013 $0.50 subway fare from museum  ($.25/per) Transportation
1/19/2013 $2.50 for taxi ride in wrong direction Transportation
1/19/2013 $7.00 for taxi ride in right direction   back to hotel Transportation
1/19/2013 $0.75 to borrow a cell phone Tips
1/19/2013 $0.00 free dinner paid for by our   driver Amir
1/19/2013 $15.00 Tips for hotel staff Tips
1/19/2013 $32.00 private car ride to airport ($20  + $12 tip) The driver was the same one who had driven us around during our entire stay and had just bought us dinner) Transportation
1/19/2013 $9.00 Hallelujah beers at airport Eating Out
1/19/2013 $2.00 postcards Personal expenses
Sub- Total:
Eating Out $205.50
Entertainment $230.00
Groceries
Tips $18.75
Lodging $178.00
Personal Expenses $37.00
Transportation $78.00
Grand Total (Cairo) $747.25

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