Iman Abdulfattah, from Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, prepares us for a walking tour of Islamic Cairo, while Kristina takes audio.
The towers of a mosque in Islamic Cairo.
Katie emerges onto the roof of Al-Azhar.
Gathering on the roof.
The ablution bath on the ground floor of Al-Azhar, seen through one of its many arched windows.
Walking across the mosque's white marble.
Sean and me
Sweeping up the streets of Islamic Cairo.
The courtyard of a home used by an old local merchant for his extended family.
Awesome stained-glass skylights illuminating the women's bathroom.
Lila made friends with a group of art students in the courtyard.
One of Islamic Cairo's skinny alleys.