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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 […]

Viral Visual: What Happens When You Drop Your Wallet In Dubai?

Viral Visual: What Happens When You Drop Your Wallet In Dubai?

Dubai has a reputation for being one of the safest cities. It’s not uncommon to see people leaving their cell phones and wallets on the table while in the bathroom. We’ve heard plenty of stories of cab drivers tracking people down who have left their belongings in the backseat. This video decided to take it […]

33 Photos to Remind You How Beautiful Morocco Is

33 Photos to Remind You How Beautiful Morocco Is

Being one of only three countries to have both Atlantic and Mediterranean coast lines as well as mountains and deserts, Morocco’s natural scenery is just breathtaking. And for those of you like me who have yet to visit this gorgeous multi-cultural country, here’s a sneak peak that will get you on the next plane heading […]

15 Things to Do in Egypt in 2015

15 Things to Do in Egypt in 2015

Egypt is a playground with a million and one opportunities that you didn’t even know existed. We’ve been traveling around the country for the last year discovering new places, new people and a whole lot of culture and we thought we would give you a couple ideas about what do in Egypt this year! Get […]

Photo Diary: An Extraordinary Peek at Life in Nuba

Photo Diary: An Extraordinary Peek at Life in Nuba

By Mohamed Hakem

  Nubia, or what we in Egypt call Nuba. What shall I say about Nuba? The best place I’ve ever been? First, let me tell you a little about it.     The ancient Nubian kingdom lived in parallel with Ancient Egypt. Egyptians conquered Nuba and Nubians conquered Egypt multiple times, but not “conquering” in […]

18 Gorgeous Photos of Cairo in the Rain

18 Gorgeous Photos of Cairo in the Rain

Although everyone complains when it rains in Cairo – streets flood, traffic halts, dust turns to mud – we also welcome the rare wet weather as a blessing. Our lungs feel cleaner, we’re encouraged to get cozy with loved ones and there’s no denying the pretty sheen that raindrops and the natural filter of a […]

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