• Visiting the City of a Thousand Minarets? Take a Tour of Cairo's Historic Mosques

    1 month ago - By Marriott Traveler

    Cairo is a dynamic, ever-evolving city, but one thing that hasn't changed is the reason most travelers visit Cairo: the iconic pyramids of Giza. While much is made of the capital's proximity to these ancient tombs, few tourists take advantage of the Islamic structures that have come to define the cityscape of modern Cairo - the so-called City of a Thousand Minarets.
    The best way to explore Cairo's Muslim heritage is with a tour of its most impressive mosques, many of which are conveniently situated in the heart of the Old City.
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