Category Archives: Middle East

Garbage City: the side of Cairo no-one wants you to see

coptic christian cave church Cairo garbage city

Garbage City. Sounds like a joke right? I wish it was, but there is actually a neighbourhood in the Egyptian capital of Cairo named Garbage City. The name is on the tin: this small city is piled high with garbage and many people live here. I recently went round this poor, almost forgotten slum of […]