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Khan al Khalili in Egypt, Part II
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Khan al Khalili in Egypt, Part II

People were so scared for us when we traveled to Egypt in 2016, but it just wasn't a scary place. It's definitely a place where there are gender-related tensions, but terrorism just isn't something we had to worry about very much. There were fewer violent acts that happened in Cairo while we were there than in comparably sized U.S. cities like Chicago. Online, we were warned to avoid places like Khan al ...
Khan al Khalili in Cairo, Egypt
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Khan al Khalili in Cairo, Egypt

Khan al Khalili is a bazaar in Cairo, Egypt where you can find almost anything you can imagine. We bought a hot-plate while we were there since our vacation rental featured a tiny little stove that could only cook one thing at a time. This video shows the hustle and bustle outside the center of Khan al Khalili. It's a must-see tourist destination for anyone traveling to Cairo.Related Posts:Khan al ...
Places to Visit in Egypt: Khan al Khalili
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Places to Visit in Egypt: Khan al Khalili

Khan al-Khalili is a major bazaar (and tourist attraction) in Cairo. The bazaar is a prime location to find neat knick knacks or unique clothing, and offers plenty of people-watching opportunities. Khan al-Khalili isn't quite as ambient as the medina in Fez, Morocco, the bazaar still has an interesting energy.Related Posts:Egypt Tourism: Written in Oil (video) ...
Egypt Tourism: Written in Oil
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Egypt Tourism: Written in Oil

While outside a mosque in Khan al-Khalili, we saw a man who was writing the holy names of God and the prophet on people's hands with oil. He saw us and we saw him, so we asked what he was doing and he showed us.Related Posts:Places to Visit in Egypt: Khan al Khalili (video)Visit Egypt: Muslim Girl Jogs with Us in Cairo (video)Egypt Tourism: Lydian Practicing Arabic with an Arabic College ...
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