Tawazon Wellness Studio
A friendly, down-to-earth wellness studio located in Downtown Cairo, with a variety of classes including yoga, zumba, belly dance and...
Karim Francis Art Gallery
Francis is one of Cairo’s more influential curators.
Cafeteria El Horreya
El Horreya has long been like a living room for locals, artists and expats. The bar, with tea, coffee and cold Stella beer (E£10) on...
A branch of the Downtown snack experts.
The Horreyya (there’s no real sign outside – look for a pale-pink facade and plywood over some of the windows) is one of the city’s classic ahwa s. Here you stare dreamily through the sheesha smoke up at the high ceilings, down at the sawdust-strewn floor and out across a great cross-section of customers. Bonus: there are regular, ongoing chess matches here that attract some truly gifted players. Another bonus: beer is also available, but it’s only allowed to be quaffed in designated areas, far away from the boards.