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Showdance: Exciting Dance Show at Cairo Opera House

Showdance: Exciting Dance Show at Cairo Opera House

Beit El Sit El Wasila: Historic House in Islamic Cairo

Sharing a courtyard with Beit El Harrawi and Beit Zeinab El Khatoun, Beit El Sit…

Duroub Gallery: Small Art Works Exhibition 2010

We often visit art galleries in Cairo to admire works of art without any intention…

Best of Arts & Culture in Cairo: A Look Back at 2010

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Looking back on the past year’s finest events in arts and culture in Cairo leaves…

Darb 17 18: Fames: Family Vaudeville

We can always expect Darb 17 18 to present us with art that is anything…

Amir Taz Palace: Coptic Art Revealed

Egypt’s past is not a one-trick pony. As part of what continues to be a…

Viennoise Hotel: Cairo Documenta

On Monday night, the first floor of Downtown’s Viennoise Hotel was insanely crowded and filled…

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Madrasa-Khanqa Sultan Barquq: Historical Landmark on El Muezz Street

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Located on Muezz El Din Allah Street next to the Madrasa of Al Nasir Mohammed,…

Cairo International Film Festival: Four Films to Watch!

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Launched on November 30th, the Cairo International Film Festival has caused quite a stir around…

The Egyptian Museum: An Insider's Guide

It may not be the oldest museum exhibiting Egyptian antiquities, but the Egyptian Museum holds…

Beit El Harawi: 18th Century House And Concert Hall

A number of houses from Egypt’s Mamluk Period can still be found today throughout Islamic…

User reviews

Olya Yakovenko

Chez Richard I want to share with you my awful experience in the salon Chez Richard (17 Off Abdel Moneim…

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

NottBothered.Eid

Kahve Great for friends, interesting design. Good hookah, service can improve. Food isn't that great, but the drinks are…

Hashim Alsharef

الخمسينة المكان ضيق وطاولاتهم صغيرة وت وزيعه سيئ وأهم حاجة في المحل الحذر في الفاتورة إضافات من عندهم وانت…

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manar.eltayeb

Caracas The most delicious Lebanese Fattah in town

The Egyptian Textile Museum: History of Egypt Through Fabrics

Long before Egypt was known worldwide for its cotton, Egyptians coveted linen and wool, using…

Beit El Suheimi: Historical Treasure on Muezz Street

A stroll down Cairo’s Muezz El Din Allah Street will bring you through a busy…

Cairo Opera House: Cairo’s Cultural Landmark

Situated in Zamalek near the southern end of the island is the National Cultural Centre,…

Gayer-Anderson Museum: Preserving Egypt’s Cultural Artefacts

The walls surrounding Egypt’s Ibn Tulun Mosque were once flanked with houses. Left unkempt for…

The Museum of Islamic Art: Regional History on Display

US$10 million and eight years of renovations have produced a very impressive result in this…