Alexandria Travel Guide

Articles about Alexandria

By Diane Selkirk

We’ve catalogued cutting-edge and historic libraries, from Australia to Vienna.

By Michael Z. Wise
Poised amid the crumbling buildings that line the beachfront of Egypt’s second-largest city, the hypermodern reincarnation of the ancient library of Alexandria looks as if it dropped from outer space. The disc-shaped design, by Norwegian firm Snøh...

Hotels in Alexandria

The setting for much of the Alexandria Quartet novels, with many rooms overlooking the Mediterranean Sea.

Restaurants in Alexandria

Casual spot with delicious grilled fresh fish and meze.