Where northern Anfushi hits the sea, you can wander among huge wooden vessels in various states of construction. In small workshops,...
Mosque of Abu Abbas al-Mursi
This stately mosque was originally the tomb of a 13th-century Sufi saint from Murcia in Spain. Today, it dominates a large midan that...
It’s possible to explore the submerged harbour sites through Alex Dive , where a two-dive package costs US$100, with equipment rental an...
This venerable sheesha joint doesn’t look like it’s changed an iota since it opened in 1928. It’s a charmingly ramshackle old place,...
One of this street’s fish specialists. Make your selection from the day’s catch then take a seat under the green awning and watch it...
Qasr Ras at-Tin · interesting places nearby
El-Sheikh Wafik information
This unassuming and breezy corner cafe has a secret – the best dessert in town. You can get the usual ice cream in several flavours, but the real treats are Egyptian classics such as couscousy (E£8) – a yummy mix of couscous, shredded coconut, nuts, raisins and sugar, topped with hot milk.