Most people don't even know that Cairo has a subway that stops right next to the Cairo Museum.
Posing in front of the ruins. Yes, the camera bag was heavy.
Everyone's out to make a buck. Just for being in my photo, this camel's owner wanted money.
The Cairo Museum
The Cairo Museum long before it was looted
This is the typical scene at most tourist sites in Egypt
Waiting for unsuspecting tourists.
At the base of the Great Pyramid, Sheri poses to give the stones some scale.
Entrance to the Tomb of Ka-Gmni. Note the date.
Hotel Longchamps, Cairo, Egypt
Stepped Pyramid of Saqqara
Home to the oldest stone monument in the world, the Step Pyramid, Saqqara isn't a place the tour buses visit, but was a much better example of an ancient Egyptian tomb. What made it even better was that it wasn't crowded.
Cairo Tower | برج القاهرة
Al-Fath Mosque has the highest minaret in Cairo
A rare opportunity to get a photo without throngs of people.
The colossus of Rameses II
Posing for baksheesh
Wandering around at night in the Khan el-Khalili market
Khan el-Khalili market in Cairo
Stack of pita bread in the market
Luxor Temple, UNESCO #87, Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis