Al Azhar Park is a green oasis in the middle of Cairo – and a great resting place from sightseeing and the bustle of the city.
The Mosque of Sultan Hassan is one of the most splendid medieval monuments in Cairo – and a must-see for any architecture lover.
Heliopolis is an underrated Cairo district that boasts unique architecture, a fascinating history and charming shopping arcades and cafes.
Khan el Khalili is a medieval souq lined with historic mosques, Ottoman-era homes and plenty of colorful spices and Egyptian souvenirs.
rveything From dusty book stalls to some of Egypt’s most splendid churches, Coptic Cairo is a quiet neighborhood with incredible religious history.
From innovative Thai to mouthwatering deserts with Nile views, here are the best must-try restaurants in Cairo.
From designer boutiques and art galleries to hip eateries and historical gems, here are the best things to do in Zamalek.
Marsa Alam is a quiet town on the Red Sea with pristine beaches, rugged coastlines – and some of the most incredible dive sites in Egypt.
Wadi al-Hitan, or Valley of the Whales, is an incredible open-air museum in the Egyptian desert that boasts fossil remains of one of the earliest forms of whale.
Here’s my ultimate local’s guide to the must-see things at the Egyptian Museum – plus insider tips to plan your visit.