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Things to do in Cairo

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  • Info-Kiosks

    Though self-service check-in is less than surprising for U.S. travelers, it’s big news in Egypt. At Cairo Airport’s kiosks, passengers heading on t... More
  • Karim Francis

    This independent gallery specializes in traditional fine arts. More
  • Kids’ Playgrounds

    Youngsters looking for fun before takeoff should head to the play areas in every departure terminal. Look for plastic seesaws and playhouses from A... More
  • Mashrabia Gallery

    The gallery space exhibits works by respected contemporary artists who use traditional and indigenous materials. More
  • Medieval Cairo

    Located east of downtown, this old quarter of narrow alleys and soaring minarets (which dates to the Fatimid period) is the city’s traditional cent... More
  • Mounaya Gallery

  • Museum of Egyptian Modern Art

    This oft-overlooked gem in Cairo, holds an impressive collection that reflects modern Egyptian culture. More
  • Nakhla

  • Royal Lounge

    VIPs who pay $1,000 for your-round access get ultra-special treatment in this sleek space that looks more like an urban loft than an airport lounge... More
  • The Oasis, Cairo International Airport

    Located at the airport’s front entrance, near Orouba Road, this elaborate outdoor patio is meant to conjure up visions of the ancient Egyptian city... More
  • Townhouse Gallery

    This contemporary art gallery sits on a lovely quiet lane. More

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