A note for your own security: always use Uber or its Middle Eastern equivalent, Careem.
It's not the flashiest airline, nor is it the cheapest, but EgyptAir's your best bet for direct flights in and out of Cairo.
When arriving in Cairo airport never, ever park and walk to the terminal.
Ancient history, lively streets and desert adventure await.
In Egypt, where horses and donkeys are still an important part of local life, there is concern about the treatment of some of the animals.
Technology seems to have bypassed the administrative nerve centre of the Egyptian capital.
Despite what they say, nothing around here comes at 'no cost to you'.