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The Ultimate Guide to Food Trucks and Carts in Cairo

The Ultimate Guide to Food Trucks and Carts in Cairo

Food trucks and carts are popping up everywhere on the streets of Cairo, and they’re getting more complex and creative with every new one.   There are several perks that make eating from a food truck or cart more appealing; they’re quick and hassle-free, you get to see your food while having it cooked in […]

Something Extreme Just Happened to Kahk, and We’re Kind of in Love

Something Extreme Just Happened to Kahk, and We’re Kind of in Love

by Farah Andil

Just when you think Egyptian desserts and pastry shops can’t get any more creative with their products, they surprise you with a new mouthwatering twist that you absolutely have to try!     We’ve seen cheesecake Konafa, white chocolate zalabya, red velvet atayef – the list is endless. This year, the Kahk game has changed […]

Reasons Why I Must Absolutely Have Yogurt in My Fridge

Reasons Why I Must Absolutely Have Yogurt in My Fridge

Predictions say it’s going to be one hot Mordor-y summer. And one is always wondering what cool foods to eat. You needn’t keep looking because it’s right there in front of you — yup, we’re talking about yogurt.   Yogurt has always had a reputation as a dietary superhero. The fact that it’s a grab-and-go food […]

Delicious Fool Recipes That Will Make Your Sohour Extra Special

Delicious Fool Recipes That Will Make Your Sohour Extra Special

One of our favorite things to do in Ramadan is eat with our loved ones. Indeed, Ramadan is a month infamous for gatherings that include an array of delicious dishes. And because it is the weekend, we understand that you may have guests over for sohour.   This is exactly why we have compiled a […]

We Came, We Ate, We Gained Weight at Shakespeare and Co. Egypt, and It Was Worth It

We Came, We Ate, We Gained Weight at Shakespeare and Co. Egypt, and It Was Worth It

We are currently in Ramadan’s second half which means two things: we have visited a wide range of restaurants and, consequently, we have already gained those few – or maybe more than just a few – kilograms, that we know we will regret once we bring out our swim suits.   That being said, Shakespeare and […]

These Cairo Sohour Spots Won’t Make You Break the Bank

These Cairo Sohour Spots Won’t Make You Break the Bank

If having sohour in overpriced Ramadan tents has consumed all your salary\allowance, and you’re searching for a sohour spots that are more on the budget, this article is definitely for you.   Prices have skyrocketed in recent months, but I’m quite sure that a small plate of Foul, Gebna bel Tamatem, Falafel, and yogurt cost […]

11 Dubai Spots That Will Take Your Sohour Game to the Next Level

11 Dubai Spots That Will Take Your Sohour Game to the Next Level

Continue your celebration for the holy month of Ramadan and enjoy a delicious Sohour in one of Dubai’s coolest venues. We give you some of the best early morning feasts to experience in Dubai.     Zayna, The Ramadan Tent     Evenings come alive at Zayna, a sanctuary of delicious everything where you can experience Sohour in […]

9 Dubai Spots That Will Take Your Iftar Game to the Next Level

9 Dubai Spots That Will Take Your Iftar Game to the Next Level

With so many options, the choice of iftars can seem a little bit intense. Which is why we’ve scoured Dubai for our favorite options for breaking your fast, so you don’t have to.     Zayna, The Ramadan Tent     Evenings come alive at Zayna, a sanctuary of tasteful opulence where the best of […]

Zooba Teams up with Uber for the Ultimate Sohour Experience

Zooba Teams up with Uber for the Ultimate Sohour Experience

    As we experience Ramadan with its beautiful traditional practices, one of the most delightful things we will always love is sohour. Being our only source of energy all through the day, we always fear that our tummies aren’t being adequately stuffed with enough foul and taamia for the next day. But we don’t […]

Lanterns: The Ramadan Tent That’s Literally Above It All

Lanterns: The Ramadan Tent That’s Literally Above It All

by Randa Soliman

  Mirror, mirror on the wall, what’s your favorite Ramadan tent in Cairo? Ahhh, the inevitable question that we ask ourselves every year. As a foodie, I like to try the new tents that pop out of nowhere, but frankly, old is gold — because Lanterns still reigns supreme.   Situated atop the city — […]

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