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Cairo is a highly entertaining city to many foreigners. It's a city that never sleeps, and this is one of the reasons it's safe.

cinema Cinemas with Egyptian and American movies on show
If you want to explore this aspect of the country, there are many ways. There are cinemas with recent Egyptian and American movies. (Check Addresses > Cinemas for details).

There are also daily shows at the Opera House. The latter was built by a Japanese aid and it hosts international performers from time to time. If you went to Egypt in October month, perhaps you can see Opera Aida live on a stage near the pyramids of Giza.

Ahwa You can relax and enjoy waterpipe on oriental cafés
One of the most remarkable features of Egypt is cafés. They are the Egyptians' method of entertaining themselves featuring oriental glamorous scenes of men sitting, chitchatting and smoking water pipes.
Egyptians usually play chess, domino and backgammon on cafés, called Ahwa in Arabic.

Other Western-style entertaining include nightclubs (discos), that are usually attached to hotels, and amusement parks such as (Dream Park, Sindbad, Giro Land, Magic Land … etc).

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