Alexandria Centre of Arts
Cavafy's flat is now preserved as the Cavafy Museum , with two of the six rooms arranged as Cavafy kept them. Editions of the poet’s...
(Sharia Yousri, off Midan Gomhuriyya; adult/student E£20/15; 9am-4.30pm) While the 13 white-marble terraces of the only Roman...
Ahwa Sayed Darwish
Named for the composer of Egypt’s national anthem, this tiny and highly enjoyable local coffeeshop, near Sharia al-Nabi Daniel, is set...
Vinous is an old-school patisserie with more grand art deco styling than you can poke a puff pastry at, but secretly we love it for the...
Lonely Planet review
This active cultural centre, housed in a whitewashed villa, hosts contemporary arts exhibitions, poetry readings and occasional free concerts in its theatre. There is also an art studio, library and cinema on the 1st floor.