Teeming with boisterous life and with insane traffic to match, Cairo has enough hustle and bustle to match most other fast-developing cities. So while it's not the place to go to for a quiet break, if you like your holidays filled with excitement, thrills and edge, Cairo is a must. Yet, for all this, it's a city of unexpected delights, delicious foods and ancient wonder where you can lose yourself exploring a place where past and present collide in a gloriously messy surprise.
Shops in Cairo
An enormous souk in Cairo's medieval area provides ample shopping and eating opportunities
Hotels and Resorts in Cairo
A calming colonial escape from Downtown Cairo into the past