Shar Hashamaim Synagogue
One of the few remaining testaments to Cairo’s once-thriving Jewish community, this art-nouveau-meets-ancient-Egypt synagogue is now...
Contemporary Image Collective
Excellent exhibits documenting Egyptian life and occasionally shows videos on its rooftop.
The furthest on the ‘other end of the scale’ is Palmyra, a cavernous, dilapidated 1950s dancehall in an alley off Sharia 26th of July....
Sharia Abdel Khalek Sarwat · interesting places nearby
Cap d’Or information
Quite run-down and lit with fluorescent bulbs – but you’re not going for the decor. The staff and regulars are used to seeing foreigners.