Design and murals on one of the walls in Alexandria

Design and murals on one of the walls in Alexandria

Rush hour in front of a school - parents were there to pick up their children

Rush hour in front of a school - parents were there to pick up their children

City centre of Alexandria, even in November it was hot there

City centre of Alexandria, even in November it was hot there

Traffic on a road - pollution was a big problem in the city and it was effecting the building and the quality of the air people were breathing

Traffic on a road - pollution was a big problem in the city and it was effecting the building and the quality of the air people were breathing

A motorcycle turned truck - it is not only carrying three people but also plenty of load

A motorcycle turned truck - it is not only carrying three people but also plenty of load

A tram of Alexandria and it's passengers

A tram of Alexandria and it's passengers

As soon as the tram left, tram tracks were engulfed by the different types of traffic

As soon as the tram left, tram tracks were engulfed by the different types of traffic

Pollution is visible in this photo - I was finding it hard to breath because air was full of smoke fumes

Pollution is visible in this photo - I was finding it hard to breath because air was full of smoke fumes

Cranes for sale/hire - their buckets were raised above the street level with people and traffic passing below it

Cranes for sale/hire - their buckets were raised above the street level with people and traffic passing below it

A modern building in Alexandria

A modern building in Alexandria

This guy had trouble with his car so he started to push it backwards in the middle of a busy road

This guy had trouble with his car so he started to push it backwards in the middle of a busy road

Alexandria Shooting Club which is located beside the Citadel of Qaitbay

Alexandria Shooting Club which is located beside the Citadel of Qaitbay

Different memorabilia on sale - close to the Citadel of Qaitbay

Different memorabilia on sale - close to the Citadel of Qaitbay

Now matter where you go, there is always  some memorabilia linked to the pharaonic era

Now matter where you go, there is always some memorabilia linked to the pharaonic era

Marine life shells, skeletons and dried animals on sale

Marine life shells, skeletons and dried animals on sale

A guy preparing his fishing line on the Alexandria Harbour - while cats are waiting for the

A guy preparing his fishing line on the Alexandria Harbour - while cats are waiting for the "catch of the day"

Old and rusty bicycle for rent - probably some kids will hire and have a go at them

Old and rusty bicycle for rent - probably some kids will hire and have a go at them

Murals on a wall beside the Alexandria Harbour

Murals on a wall beside the Alexandria Harbour

A lot of work was put into this wall to create the beautiful combination of the colours

A lot of work was put into this wall to create the beautiful combination of the colours

Another photo of the wall

Another photo of the wall

Rusty boats and dirt beside the harbour

Rusty boats and dirt beside the harbour

Photo on a wall which separates the road from the harbour

Photo on a wall which separates the road from the harbour

Boats moored in the east harbour - other harbour is called the west harbour

Boats moored in the east harbour - other harbour is called the west harbour

Fishing nets on the east harbour - both harbours handle the three quarter of the Egypt's foreign trade

Fishing nets on the east harbour - both harbours handle the three quarter of the Egypt's foreign trade

East harbour is used by the small boats and ships while western harbour is used for the commercial shipping

East harbour is used by the small boats and ships while western harbour is used for the commercial shipping

A horse driven carriage moving load and the owners

A horse driven carriage moving load and the owners

Alexandria has lots of the apartment buildings - one of the reasons could be that land is very pricy here

Alexandria has lots of the apartment buildings - one of the reasons could be that land is very pricy here

Palm trees close to the Mosque Square - overlooking the eastern harbour

Palm trees close to the Mosque Square - overlooking the eastern harbour

This building has the french architectural style

This building has the french architectural style

Some of the typical tall buildings of Alexandria

Some of the typical tall buildings of Alexandria

A dried fountain where a cat and her kitten is searching for food

A dried fountain where a cat and her kitten is searching for food

Here tram was moving with open door and few guys ran and jumped inside - easy is that

Here tram was moving with open door and few guys ran and jumped inside - easy is that

National General Court of Alexandria

National General Court of Alexandria

A side view of the court

A side view of the court

Murals on a wall and a carriage was parked in front of it

Murals on a wall and a carriage was parked in front of it

These murals were very colourful

These murals were very colourful

Here it shows the old photographs of Alexandria among a large mural

Here it shows the old photographs of Alexandria among a large mural

Mural of a horse driven carriage

Mural of a horse driven carriage

This building had few fast food outlets and it was a favourite spot of the locals

This building had few fast food outlets and it was a favourite spot of the locals

KFC chain in Alexandria - traffic on the road was chaotic

KFC chain in Alexandria - traffic on the road was chaotic

The eastern harbour of Alexandria at night

The eastern harbour of Alexandria at night

Alexandria harbour in the morning - moon was visible on a clear morning and fresh breeze was blowing

Alexandria harbour in the morning - moon was visible on a clear morning and fresh breeze was blowing

It was getting brighter and brighter by the minute

It was getting brighter and brighter by the minute

I enjoyed this morning spent at the balcony, overlooking the harbour and the Citadel of Qaitbay

I enjoyed this morning spent at the balcony, overlooking the harbour and the Citadel of Qaitbay