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Rana Awadalla


Rana is a literature student and bibliophile. Her passion for reading always leaves her eagerly searching for her next escape from reality. She strongly believes that there is nothing a good book and a strong cup of tea can't cure.

Here Is Why You Need to Drop Everything and Follow Nadia Mneimne

Here Is Why You Need to Drop Everything and Follow Nadia Mneimne

Everyone wants to be called an influencer nowadays, but it takes a great deal of effort and a whole lot of social media followers, to actually be worthy of the title. And a few good pictures wont just do, you have to have that attitude and charisma to be dubbed a social media influencer.   […]

Abu Dhabi to Introduce a New Method of Transportation Really Soon

Abu Dhabi to Introduce a New Method of Transportation Really Soon

Believe it or not, but traveling via cable cars might become an actual thing in Abu Dhabi!     And even though construction hasn’t even started yet, but according to The Department of Municipal Affairs & Transport, the Cable Car project has been shown to be a part of a portfolio of upcoming projects and future […]

This Popular Soy Sauce Brand Is Getting Banned in the UAE

This Popular Soy Sauce Brand Is Getting Banned in the UAE

Kikkoman Soy Sauce is like the Beyoncé of all soy sauces. You can find this small bottle literally anywhere, from supermarkets to Asian restaurants to the kitchen cupboard. It has been dominating the soy sauce game ever since it has been introduced to the region, but unfortunately we will be saying goodbye to Kikkoman in […]

Marsa Allam Beach Shuts Down After Shark Attack

Marsa Allam Beach Shuts Down After Shark Attack

A 20-year-old female Austrian tourist, Christine Schachinger, was attacked by a shark on Saturday morning in the Red Sea, causing the Minister of Environment, Khalid Fahmy, to ban all diving and snorkeling activities for 48 hours.     Schachinger was in good health after undergoing a hip wound surgery on Saturday. “There is no threat for the […]

Everything You Need to Know About Tonight’s Celestial Event

Everything You Need to Know About Tonight’s Celestial Event

Do you love stargazing? Do you find yourself reading conspiracy theories about aliens? Are you an astrophile in some sense? If you have answered yes to these questions then you definitely don’t want to miss this upcoming celestial event taking place on Monday,August 7th; yes, TONIGHT!   Even if you don’t understand what I’m taking […]

Kuwaiti Fouz Al Fahd Is THE Undisputed Social Media Goddess

Kuwaiti Fouz Al Fahd Is THE Undisputed Social Media Goddess

Fouz AKA the Kuwaiti social media queen, has been dominating  all our social media pages for some time now and we are not complaining! From YouTube to Snapchat to Instagram; it’s really not that hard to see why. Lately, we have been thinking that she deserves a title higher than queen, and that is why we […]

The 7 Most Haunted Places in the Middle East That’ll Keep You Awake at Night

The 7 Most Haunted Places in the Middle East That’ll Keep You Awake at Night

Most of the creepiest and haunted stories come from the West, I mean they do have horror movies that dominate the box office every year; movies such as ‘The Exorcism of Emily Rose’, ‘Annabelle’, ‘The Amityville of Horror’ and series such as ‘American Horror Story’ which are based off of true events. And of course, […]

This Sahel Graffiti Mural Is All About Those Who Truly Run the World

This Sahel Graffiti Mural Is All About Those Who Truly Run the World

Graffiti is an art form that has been used time and time again to counter specific oppressive and dogmatic ideas. A good example of this is the the 25th of January revolution, a time when the streets of Cairo were transformed into canvases for people to express their thoughts.   Today’s story, however, comes from […]

This Ice Beach in Dubai Is Every Lady’s Summer Dream

This Ice Beach in Dubai Is Every Lady’s Summer Dream

As if flying taxis and delivery drones weren’t enough! Dubai is now making sure that the ladies are having a good time this summer.   Summers in Dubai might be hard, with temperatures reaching over 40 degrees, we ladies constantly have to worry about the sweat ruining our perfectly blow-dried hair or the blazing sun […]