Donkey and wagon bringing goods into Cairo

1. Donkey and wagon bringing goods into Cairo, seen from window of taxi cab

The non-tourist side of the Khan El-Khalili Souq

2. The non-tourist side of the Khan El-Khalili Souq

3. Musicians at the Café Darwiish

3. Musicians at the Café Darwiish

"Madame min Maadi" and myself, enjoying the music at the Café Darwiish

4. “Madame min Maadi” and myself, enjoying the music at the Café Darwiish

Our guide Ahmed "el gentil" smoking his shiisha

5. Our guide Ahmed “el Gentil” smoking his shiisha

6. The famous El Fishawi coffee house, in the Khan el Khalili souq

6. The famous El Fishawi coffee house, in the Khan el Khalili souq

7. A felucca (traditional Egyptian sailboat) on the Nile

7. A felucca (traditional Egyptian sailboat) on the Nile