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You Can Now Relive Jack and Rose’s Journey on the Titanic in Abu Dhabi

You Can Now Relive Jack and Rose’s Journey on the Titanic in Abu Dhabi

Titanic is the second-highest grossing movie of all time; millions of people around the world are obsessed with the romance-disaster film. Most of those people would love to live inside the world of this movie, probably to relive the iconic love story between Jack and Rose. I, like most food junkies, would love to live […]

This Sushi Sandwich Recipe Is So Easy and Inexpensive to Make

This Sushi Sandwich Recipe Is So Easy and Inexpensive to Make

I love sushi as much as the next person (probably even more), but the one thing I hate about sushi in the Middle East is that it’s very expensive. Like seriously, why do 10 pieces of sushi cost a liver + my dignity?   It took me a while to realize that not only can […]

Dubai-Based Professor Invents Space Chewing Gum for Astronauts

Dubai-Based Professor Invents Space Chewing Gum for Astronauts

  Franziska Apprich, an assistant professor at the Canadian University in Dubai (CUD), just created a prototype of a chewing gum designed exclusively for astronauts. Apprich worked with a fellow professor from New York University to create the UAE space gum.     The UAE space chewing gum might prove very handy for the future […]

Meet Maha, the Woman That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

Meet Maha, the Woman That’s Curing Egyptians’ Homesickness in Canada

by Rana El Hawary

  Whether you left Egypt to study for college, work, live, or basically any other possible reason, one thing is for sure; you’ll feel homesick, especially for mama’s cooking. Canada’s Maha’s Kitchen found a solution for this.     “My children, Monika and Mark, were completing their university degrees in Canada, when I told them […]

You Can Now Milk Your Own Camel at Dubai’s Costa Coffee

You Can Now Milk Your Own Camel at Dubai’s Costa Coffee

  How do you like your cup of coffee in the morning? Some like theirs black, others like it iced, and thanks to Dubai’s Costa Coffee, some will want it with a fresh squirt of milk straight from a camel or not.   Making the announcement in all seriousness in a press release on Wednesday, […]

2 Kebda Sandwiches Will Cost 100 LE in Egypt 2019

2 Kebda Sandwiches Will Cost 100 LE in Egypt 2019

We’re all aware of the increase in prices, but we’re not particularly aware of the insanity that has happening. We usually think of the prices that belong to luxurious items such — from cars to phones to real estate — but we barely think of the bare necessities; food!     El Menus did just […]

This Hummus Recipe Is So Easy It’s Going to Make Your Heart Sing

This Hummus Recipe Is So Easy It’s Going to Make Your Heart Sing

  Hummus is proof that some of the most delicious and nutritious foods are the simplest to make. Hummus is a creamy, thick spread that is made mainly from mashed chickpeas and several other healthy ingredients, which has become quite popular all around the world in the past few decades.   It has long been […]

The Flavors Festival Is Coming to Abu Dhabi Next Week

The Flavors Festival Is Coming to Abu Dhabi Next Week

  Foodies all over the UAE are bracing themselves for the Abu Dhabi Flavors Festival that is set to take place next week. The 10-day festival will feature over 100 food tents and trucks by local brands.   The festival announced an interesting lineup of food competitions and entertainment activities that will take place at […]

Egypt Suspends Permits for New Imports of Brazilian Meat

Egypt Suspends Permits for New Imports of Brazilian Meat

  Egyptian authorities has just suspended permits for new imports of meat from Brazil after concerns of tainted meat. Egypt is the second largest market for Brazil’s meat after China, according to Bloomberg.   The Ministry of Agriculture’s spokesperson stated that “Egypt is tightening inspection rules at ports and is holding off on issuing new […]

Egyptian Students Start ‘Sandwich 3l7eet’ Initiative Where Everyone Eats for Free

Egyptian Students Start ‘Sandwich 3l7eet’ Initiative Where Everyone Eats for Free

  Nothing is as refreshing as seeing younger generations use their limited resources and the power of social media to spread well. The latest viral good deed has been made by three Egyptian high school students, Muhammed Essam Abdou, Mohamed Essam, and Mohamed Magdy.   “Sandwich 3l7eet,” which translates to “Sandwich on the Wall,” is […]