Warraq alArab Vacations
To appreciate the many textures of Cairo, step out and discover nearby areas such as Cairo, Al Barajil, and Awsim.
To better understand Cairo, visit one of its museums and theaters. Visit some of the noteworthy museums including Egyptian Museum and Coptic Museum. There are plenty of interesting art galleries to visit. In particular, don’t miss the Museum of Islamic Art. Go and see a live show at the Cairo Opera House.
Get active out-of-doors while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Enjoy the local flora and fauna, mingle with locals, or just soak up the sunshine at Al-Azhar Park, the Aquarium Grotto Garden and the Orman Botanical Gardens.
To really get a feel for the area, stop at the nearby local attractions such as Tahrir Square and Cairo Tower. These spots are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. To learn about the role of faith in Cairo, spend a little time at the area’s holy places, such as the Midan Hussein Mosque. Cairo features some fascinating relics from yesteryear; start your historic tour at Abdin Palace.
Spend a few hours at Khan el-Khalili and the First Mall Cairo for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Warraq alArab is a place steeped in sporting history. Cheer along with local sports nuts at nearby Arab Contracters Stadium, home to the Arab Contractors Sporting Club soccer team in winter and the Telecom Egypt Football Club. When the full-time siren sounds, follow local fans to a nearby pub or bar to relive the match’s greatest moments.
To make the most of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep be sure to check out the Fairmont Nile City Cairo, the Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo, and the Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis.