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Kurt Galalah


Found in a box of bananas from the Philippines on the River Nile at an early age, Kurt is born to a Filipino mother and an Egyptian father which means emotionally he is completely screwed. Kurt is a bubbling cauldron of masculinity aside from his girly hair, camp voice and passion for One Direction.

23 Spots in Egypt That Serve Amazing Breakfast

23 Spots in Egypt That Serve Amazing Breakfast

According to doctors and the backs of cereal boxes, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. And because we always agree with whatever they say on Coco Pops, we’ve decided to do something about it. This isn’t a list of the most highly praised breakfast spots in every Egyptian city. This isn’t a […]

Remembering 6th of October with These 15 Haunting Pictures

Remembering 6th of October with These 15 Haunting Pictures

With the entire country — and region — celebrating the 6th of October (the memory of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war from October 6 to 25), we’ve decided to take you back in time with these nostalgic pictures as a way of celebrating our soldiers’ braveness.                     […]

This Dubai Neighborhood Has Just Been Named One of the World’s Best

This Dubai Neighborhood Has Just Been Named One of the World’s Best

Our hearts skip a beat whenever we find something Arab related being recognized in the West (or anywhere for that matter). If you happen to be just like us, then you’ll love this piece of news.     Travel giants, Lonely Planet, asked their readers to vote for their favorite neighborhoods in, like, the world […]

Egyptian Woman Redefining Gender Roles While Driving 18-Wheeler Truck

Egyptian Woman Redefining Gender Roles While Driving 18-Wheeler Truck

  “Home is a woman’s kingdom, but my kingdom is my profession,” Om Khaled says in an interview.     In this day and age, people still joke about the misconception that women can’t drive. Not only is that statement untrue, but Om Khaled is a living proof that women can drive better than men. […]

Amr Waked Stars Alongside Julia Stiles in ‘Riviera’ and Here’s Why You Need to Watch It

Amr Waked Stars Alongside Julia Stiles in ‘Riviera’ and Here’s Why You Need to Watch It

Okay so, TV shows are like my thing. Honest to God, they really are. I’m at the point where watching TV shows I haven’t seen before qualifies as being productive. One day, after a long day of work I got home with two things and only two things in my mind, ordering bad food for […]

Nancy Ajram Is In Cyprus and You Can Also be There with Her with Orange Egypt

Nancy Ajram Is In Cyprus and You Can Also be There with Her with Orange Egypt

What time is it? Well, it’s summertime, of course; and what is a better location to spend your summer nights and days, than in Cyprus. Cyprus is amazing and all of that, but we’re not necessarily talking about its crystal blue beaches or party animal people, we’re mainly talking (or fangirling to be precise) about […]

24 Pictures that Show How Different Egypt 2007 and 2017 Are

24 Pictures that Show How Different Egypt 2007 and 2017 Are

When you physically say the word “2007,” it doesn’t feel like much time has actually passed, except it has. That was 10 freaking years ago. So much has changed in Egypt. Don’t believe us? Well, there you go:       The “it” place for foul in 2007       The “it” place for […]

I Tried South African Food for the First Time, and This Is What Happened

I Tried South African Food for the First Time, and This Is What Happened

Okay so, I love food. Like really love it. It is one of the main reasons why I wake up in the morning and withstand life’s slings and arrows of injustice. One of the best things about food is that there are so much of it; styles of cooking, herbs that will give the dish […]

Find out Why Dubai Is Handing out Free Umbrellas for Everyone

Find out Why Dubai Is Handing out Free Umbrellas for Everyone

With Dubai’s summer heat rising like a phoenix from the ashes, it feels like we wont be getting a break from the heat anytime soon. In fact, government officials have reassured that the heat is here to stay. But don’t you worry child… Dubai is here for the rescue!     Due to the unbearable […]

15 Signs You’re Becoming a Crazy Arab Cat Lady (or Gentleman) and You’re Okay With It

15 Signs You’re Becoming a Crazy Arab Cat Lady (or Gentleman) and You’re Okay With It

Do you ever find yourself staring at the #CatsOfInstagram hashtag during work? Do your friends roll their eyes every time you show them an adorbz cat picture? Do you own a Facebook album, scrap book, or a small shrine dedicated to cats? If you relate to any of these things, well, you my friend are […]

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