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23 Birthdays Spots for Kids in Cairo

23 Birthdays Spots for Kids in Cairo

Planning birthdays for kids in Egypt nowadays is just as hectic as planning an engagement party. The amount of money parents spend is absurd. Just like almost everything else, it has turned into an opportunity to show off; it is not about the children anymore because I am quite sure they don’t even understand what […]

How to Turn Your Children into World Explorers

How to Turn Your Children into World Explorers

By Sally Mansour

Take the children to football practice, that’s how you can discover they have a passion for this sport. Get them a musical instrument or a sketch pad and water colours, that’s how you can get them started on music or art. But with travel, how would you do that? How would you kick start a passion […]

Biking with Vintage Upcycled Charicycles in Dubai!

Biking with Vintage Upcycled Charicycles in Dubai!

By Nadia Bhuptani

With our fast-paced lives and our environment becoming ever so delicate, it’s the going back to basics that reminds us of what’s important: taking in the simple pleasures our universe has to offer, the small investments that allow us to feel the freedom of being a child again – and while there are many of […]

12 Reasons to Like Alexandria, According to UK Ambassador John Casson

12 Reasons to Like Alexandria, According to UK Ambassador John Casson

This week, UK Ambassador to Egypt @FCOJohnCasson got in the listicle spirit and tweeted #ReasonsToLikeAlexandria, complete with photos! Take a look at his personal take on why you should visit Egypt’s gorgeous metropolis by the sea.   #ReasonsToLikeAlexandria #1: my first home in Egypt, 2014 pic.twitter.com/xLFGeqHtqu — British Amb in Egypt (@FCOJohnCasson) March 22, 2015 […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Spring Break!

The Do’s and Don’ts of Spring Break!

By Mirna Soliman

Spring Break is coming up, and we know that a lot of you are making plans from now. Even more than summer, spring is extra exciting because it marks the end of the cold winter we had this year. Plus with the “work out moda” going on, we know everyone’s gonna be showing off their […]

38 Photos To Remind You How Beautiful Tunisia Is

38 Photos To Remind You How Beautiful Tunisia Is

With the devastating headlines coming out of Tunisia – and across the Middle East – it can be easy to forget just how beautiful the country is, from its stunning scenery to the warmth and hospitality of its people. Here’s a visual reminder:                         […]

Egypt Cancels Visa on Arrival for Foreigners

Egypt Cancels Visa on Arrival for Foreigners

According to Ahram Online, Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs announced last Monday that the visa on arrival option for travelers wishing to enter Egypt will no longer be available. Any traveler should apply for a visa prior to coming to Egypt or else they will not be permitted to enter the country, starting from May […]

8 Beautiful Churches In Lebanon

8 Beautiful Churches In Lebanon

While the Middle East might not be famous for churches, Lebanon surely is. Being one of the largest Christian communities in the Middle East, Lebanon is home to a vast number of churches. From churches that have lived through historical events, to others with incredible architecture, here are just a few churches in Lebanon that […]

Jaw-Dropping POV Video of Eagle Soaring over Dubai

Jaw-Dropping POV Video of Eagle Soaring over Dubai

  Stunning point-of-view footage of an imperial eagle swooping 829.8 meters to the ground from atop the Burj Khalifa was released this week by Freedom Conservation. An eagle named Darshan made the record-breaking flight with a small camera strapped to his neck, capturing breathtaking views over the city.     He flew to his trainer, […]

Traveling with @yasiruae on Instagram

Traveling with @yasiruae on Instagram

Part of Instagram’s lure is that it shows us windows to beyond where our feet can carry us. You can explore, investigate and indulge – and that’s what the best Instagram accounts offer. Recently, we stumbled across the feed of @yasiruae, an Emirati traveler with an eye for photography. Journey along as he takes on […]

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