American University in Cairo (AUC) Bookshop
Arabic Language Institute
For college students or postgrads, this department of the American University in Cairo is the strongest option, but the campus is...
Omar Makram Mosque
Omar Makram Mosque is the place where anybody who's anybody has a funeral.
The world learned the name Midan Tahrir (Liberation Sq) in early 2011, when millions of Egyptians converged here in a peaceful...
Egypt’s answer to Starbucks and Costa, this popular chain does all the usual coffee drinks, teas and juices, plus packaged sandwiches...
A little slice of the Continent, with loads of brass and mirrors, and waiters in long white aprons serving crusty baguette sandwiches....
Sharia Sheikh Rihan, Downtown · interesting places nearby
American University in Cairo (AUC) Bookshop information
The best English-language bookshop in Egypt, with two floors of material on the politics, sociology and history of Cairo, Egypt and the Middle East. Plenty of guidebooks and maps, and some fiction.