Look up, you’re in Cairo!

When in Cairo, look up. The land of the ten thousand minarets shows off its finest in Islamic Cairo. After getting lost in the bazaar behind El-Azhar Street, we finally found ourselves walking down the medieval streets of the city.

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Al-Azhar Mosque

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Ottoman Mihrab

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We were lucky enough to complete our tour of the mosque as the call to prayer began. And so I continue my exploration of all things Cairo…

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