comes alive at night. It is the best time to shop, eat delicious
Middle Eastern cuisine, or simply watch the world go by from
a pavement cafe'. You can dine in a floating restaurant on
the Nile, sample a shisha at a coffee-shop or see oriental
dancers and cabarets at a luxury hotel.
splendid Opera House complex houses several galleries (including
the Museum of Modern Art), restaurants and concert halls.
Listening to Arabic music under the stars, in the open-air
theater, is a magical experience.
El-Ghuriya, in the heart of Islamic Cairo, you can watch folk
musicians and whirling dervish dancers.
forget the most essential after dark experience, the Sound
and Light show at the Pyramids, a dramatic fusion of light
and music recounting the story of antiquity in different foreign