Cairo

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  • 1. The Egyptian Antiquities Museum

    Downtown | Museum/Gallery

    On the north end of Maydan Tahrir, this huge neoclassical building is home to the world's largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts....Read More

  • 2. Banque Misr

    Downtown | Notable Building

    Colonial Cairo emulated the French, was run by the British, and was built largely by Italians. Yet for all that colonial layering, its profoundly...Read More

  • 3. Chaar-Hachamaim Synagogue

    Downtown | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    This unusual concrete block with a subtle art nouveau floral motif is easily overlooked from the outside. This is one of Cairo's great treasures...Read More

  • 4. Groppi

    Downtown | Restaurant

    On the western edge of Maydan Tala'at Harb, recognizable by the gorgeous mosaic decorating the entrance, Groppi was once the chocolatier to...Read More

  • 5. L'Orientaliste

    Downtown | Store/Mall

    This small, unostentatious bookstore is one of the world's premier sources for antique maps and out-of-print books with Middle Eastern themes...Read More

  • 6. Old Red-Light District

    Historic District/Site

    Although the area around Shar'a Clot Bey is now rather conservative, at one time in the 20th century it was lined with brothels and bars, and...Read More

  • 7. Stephenson Pharmacy

    Store/Mall

    The antique, ground-floor Stephenson Pharmacy is not to be missed. It was once one of the best in the city (according to the 1929 Baedeker's...Read More

  • 8. Trieste

    Downtown | Notable Building

    Designed by the architect of the Banque Misr but even more intriguing, this 1910 building is rich in Islamic sculptural elements. Long neglected...Read More

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