Travel & Lifestyle

6 Reasons Why We Want to Live in Ras Sudr Forever

6 Reasons Why We Want to Live in Ras Sudr Forever

Ras Sudr, a hidden gem along the coast line of Egypt’s Red Sea, is the home of La Hacienda Ras Sudr.   Aside from the captivating beauty and serenity to be found exclusively and uniquely at La Hacienda Ras Sudr, here are the top six reasons why we want to live there forever, and yes […]

NASA’s Stunning Photos Reveal Dubai’s Urbanization over the Last 4 Decades

NASA’s Stunning Photos Reveal Dubai’s Urbanization over the Last 4 Decades

Dubai Media Office just released some pictures that showcase the urbanization process of Dubai from 1977 till 2017, and they look amazing. The stunning time-lapse by NASA reveals the immense change that took place over the last four decades.     Dubai went from being a mere desert in 1977 to a very modern urbanized […]

VIDEO: What It Means to Go Through an Airport While Wearing a Hijab

VIDEO: What It Means to Go Through an Airport While Wearing a Hijab

  With all the Islamophobia that has been rising lately, being hijabi and traveling could be a scary prospect for some.   Travel blogger Muslim Travel Girl has decided to do something about it and help her Muslim sisters while traveling, simply because traveling for hijabi women should not be worrying.   In her latest […]

#EveryoneIsWelcome: The Way Los Angeles Welcomed Visitors from the Middle East Is Inspiring

#EveryoneIsWelcome: The Way Los Angeles Welcomed Visitors from the Middle East Is Inspiring

  The people of Los Angeles teamed up with the LA tourism board to send a clear message; everyone, and they mean EVERYONE, is welcomed in Los Angeles. The initiative came to life to counter President Donald Trump’s plans to to travel ban Muslims, as well as build a wall along the US southern border.   […]

7 Incredibly Useful Apps Arabs Need to Use While Traveling

7 Incredibly Useful Apps Arabs Need to Use While Traveling

  With Arab travel bloggers such as  Sherif Fayed, Adham Hamshary, and Yara Yehia taking over our timelines, it’s not surprise that the concept of traveling has grown immensely in our culture over the last few years. Seeing beautiful sights, experiencing different cultures, making unforgettable memories, and having friends from all over the world are some […]

Icebergs to Be Towed from Antarctica to the Middle East

Icebergs to Be Towed from Antarctica to the Middle East

  Brrr, it’s about to get cold here in the UAE. Yes, we’re very aware that summer is knocking on our doors but we’re still going to brrr. Why, you say? Well, because the UAE is being the UAE again.   The United Arab Emirates is currently planning to tow icebergs from Antarctica to its […]

Mermaids of Arabia: You Can Now Interact with the Aquatic Creatures in Dubai

Mermaids of Arabia: You Can Now Interact with the Aquatic Creatures in Dubai

Because Dubai is always pushing the envelope, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo  – located in The Dubai Mall – will home to The Mermaids of Arabia‘s live performances until the 13th of May.     The women performing are internationally renowned, as both artists and divers: Marina Kazankova is a world record holder and champion free […]

4 Reasons Why You Need to Give Egypt a Chance

4 Reasons Why You Need to Give Egypt a Chance

by Sarah Richard of Of Coffee with a Slice of Life

  I didn’t book a tour to the pyramids, my Egyptian friends took me in their car. I knew I was already in for a better experience doing it like this, and when we entered I just presumed we’d gone the back way – a secret way that only the locals knew – after all, […]

Shady Beshr: Meet the Egyptian Taking Base Jumping to New Heights

Shady Beshr: Meet the Egyptian Taking Base Jumping to New Heights

  Meet Shady Beshr; Egypt’s one and only base jumper. His love for extreme sports and sky diving lead him to become one of the region’s most sought after adrenaline junkies.   Shady has begun skydiving on the 29th April 2010 in Skydive Dubai as a tandem student. He enrolled himself in Skydive Dubai’s first […]

This 5-Star Dubai Hotel Has an Entire Floor That’s Dedicated to Women

This 5-Star Dubai Hotel Has an Entire Floor That’s Dedicated to Women

  Solo female travelers, we have some good news for you! Dukes Hotel recently opened on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, bringing the best in British Luxury to the Emirate. But we’re not here to talk about how amazing the hotel is, we’re here to talk about the fact the hotel has dedicated its entire third floor […]