May 6, 2013

The Salah El-din Citadel of Cairo

The Salah El-din Citadel of Cairo 


is a medieval Islamic fortification in Cairo, Egypt. It was once famous for its fresh breeze and grand views of the city. It is now a preserved historic site, with 
.mosques and museums


Mar 18, 2013

Feb 21, 2013

Feb 20, 2013


Khan el-Khalili

 خان الخليلى

Is a major the souk dates back to 1382, when Emir Djaharks el-Khalili built a large caravanserai (خان  khan in Arabic ) in Cairo under the Burji of the first Mamluk Circassian Sultan Barquq (1382–1399) and it was also known Turkish bazaar during the Ottoman Empire.









Feb 4, 2013


(L-Muizz st. (Al-Muizz L-Deen Allah Fatimi

One of the oldest streets in Cairo, a United Nations study found it to have the greatest concentration of medieval architectural treasures in the Islamic world