Travel & Lifestyle

This Stunning Instagram Video Will Make You Want to Explore Abu Dhabi Right Now

This Stunning Instagram Video Will Make You Want to Explore Abu Dhabi Right Now

By Reem Tolba

  It has got camels, castles, culture and waterfront cocktails; fast drifting cars and slow drifting deserts; beautiful beaches and unusual buildings — only in Abu Dhabi you can find all of these beautiful aforementioned things.   Abu Dhabi is the capital and the second largest city of the United Arab Emirates. It sits on a […]

23 Stunning Photos That Will Make You Want to Book a Trip to Egypt Right Now

23 Stunning Photos That Will Make You Want to Book a Trip to Egypt Right Now

By Nadine Arab

Egypt, or Om El Donia as we call it, is one of the oldest ancient civilizations that has ever existed. This fact along with its rich heritage, history, and culture have made it one of the must-visit before I die destinations, but that’s not all that we have to offer.   The country is not […]

Jebeliya: Meet Egypt’s ‘People of the Mountain’

Jebeliya: Meet Egypt’s ‘People of the Mountain’

by Nadine Arab

When it comes to Bedouins, we all have our stereotypes. The goats, the tents, and their traditional clothing are (most probably) things that cross your mind when you think about them. However, there’s a common misconception that assumes that all Bedouins are similar. We’re sorry (not sorry) to tell you, but they’re not.   This […]

Boom’s Supersonic Planes Are the Closest Thing We Have to Teleporting

Boom’s Supersonic Planes Are the Closest Thing We Have to Teleporting

One day in the near future, people will be able to travel from Dubai to London in about four and a half hours — thanks to The Boom Supersonic. The founder of Boom, Blake Scholl, said at a press conference at the Dubai Airshow that the pilot test of the plane will be carried out next year […]

Emirates’ New Cabins Will Make You Feel Like You’re Literally in Outer Space

Emirates’ New Cabins Will Make You Feel Like You’re Literally in Outer Space

By Reem Tolba

  Emirates’ Boeing 777s just collaborated with Mercedes Benz S-Class for the makeover of the First and Business Class jet cabins, and the results are jaw-dropping. The first take-offs for the renovated planes are scheduled to be to Geneva, Switzerland and Brussels.   The airline has also revealed that the reclining seats are designed to give […]

6 Simple Things You Can Do That Can Help Boost Egypt’s Tourism

6 Simple Things You Can Do That Can Help Boost Egypt’s Tourism

by Nadine Arab

Another travel blogger strikes again after Lauren Bullen, AKA Gypsea Lust, wrote one harsh post about her experience in Egypt. This time, Sarah Richards, a British travel blogger who lived in Egypt for six months, just published a post on how Om El Donya has a problem with tourism that needs to be solved immediately. […]

This Arab City Just Made It on Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the World

This Arab City Just Made It on Top 10 Most Visited Cities in the World

This week, Euromonitor International’s highly anticipated “Top 100 City Destinations Ranking” was presented at the World Travel Market event in London. This year’s report incorporates WTM Global Travel Trends to give further insight on how city destinations are at the forefront of tourism growth and innovation, and how travel trends are born out of the opportunities and challenges […]

Why Are David Beckham and Diego Maradona in Dubai?

Why Are David Beckham and Diego Maradona in Dubai?

By Reem Tolba

  Last weekend, David Beckham (AKA football legend and fine specimen of a human being) flew in for an event at City Walk in Dubai. Naturally, his existence got us curious as to why he is here.   Ever since 2005, Beckham has been a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNICEF. After wearing our Detective Conan […]

Everything You Need to Know About the Water Sports Center Opening near Burj Al Arab

Everything You Need to Know About the Water Sports Center Opening near Burj Al Arab

By Reem Tolba

  The Dubai Maritime City Authority (DMCA) just launched two marine leisure centers near Burj Al Arab (because why not?). One will open off the coast of the Palm Jumeirah, but most excitingly, the latter will be located close to the front of Burj Al Arab, near the Dubai Canal.   The marina will be […]

A Mysterious Void Was Just Discovered in Khufu’s Great Pyramid at Giza

A Mysterious Void Was Just Discovered in Khufu’s Great Pyramid at Giza

Scientists have just discovered a big void in Khufu’s Pyramid, one of the oldest and most mysterious monuments on Earth. The newly-discovered void is at least 30m long and sits above what’s known as the Pyramid’s Grand Gallery, according to a research published today in a journal called Nature.   If you’re wondering how they managed […]

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