Cairo – Day 3 – Souq Khan el-Khalili

Today was all about travelling to the Islamic District of Cairo (via our now BFF – taxi driver Hamada Grapes – we call him Hi’Im Outta Grapes!) to the Souq Khan el-Khalili. This souq is built on the site of the mausoleum known as the turbat az-za’faraan (Saffron Tomb), dating back to 970 A.D. Today was AMAZING…

Cairo – Day 3 – Souq Khan el-Khalili – Videos

Our drive to the Souq with Hamada Grapes!  Michael and Hamada read license plate numbers in Arabic!   Making our way into the souq.   Walking in an older area of the souq, checking out spices.   Then to the fabric area…   Stopping for a break….