Things We’re Expecting to Happen in Egypt 2017

Things We’re Expecting to Happen in Egypt 2017

By Katrina elGahsh

The year 2016 has been tough on everyone. From airport and church explosions to our favorite celebrity power couples going to court and more, the Earth is finally ending its travel around the sun and hopefully taking 2016’s misfortune with it.   A new year is just around the corner and we want to dream […]

17 Emiratis That Absolutely Slayed 2016

17 Emiratis That Absolutely Slayed 2016

by Nichole Miranda

2016 has been an absolute rollercoaster! Whether it’s been a good or bad year, a new start is just a few days away. If you’re on the hunt for inspiration while setting your resolutions for 2017, here’s a bunch of people who’ve kicked this year’s ass by being the definition of awesome.     This […]

All the Times 2016 Couldn’t Give Egypt a Break

All the Times 2016 Couldn’t Give Egypt a Break

By Katrina ElGahsh

This was a really hard year. Like, really hard. On all of us. No one seemed to catch a breath, or smile for two days in a row because Egypt kept getting slapped in the face time after time. We seriously need this year to end. Here is a painful walk down Egypt’s 2016 lane […]

25 Egyptians Who Shone Bright Like Diamonds in 2016

25 Egyptians Who Shone Bright Like Diamonds in 2016

2017 is days away and a lot of us can’t wait for this year to be over with its economic and political chaos. Yet, instead of tackling the negativities that the past few months threw at our faces, we decided to celebrate those who made us smile, the ones who left us feeling proud of […]

The 11 Best Cairo Venues that Opened in 2016

The 11 Best Cairo Venues that Opened in 2016

by Aya Ragheb

No one should ever complain that we don’t have anywhere to hang out and feed our inner party, tummy, artsy-fartsy animal because the city keeps giving birth to so many venues by the second, every year. The problem is knowing the actual places that are worth getting off the sofa for and actually dragging yourself, […]

6 Times Egypt’s Parliament Was More Random Than Donald Trump’s Hair in 2016

6 Times Egypt’s Parliament Was More Random Than Donald Trump’s Hair in 2016

By Katrina ElGahsh

The year 2017 is just around the corner, and honestly, we can’t wait for 2016 to be over. This year was bad for Egypt, like really bad. From an economy that went downhill faster than the speed of light and Reham Saeed coming back on TV, to Facebookers accusing Dunkin’ Donuts of being racist and Etisalat […]

An Arab’s Perspective on the US Election

An Arab’s Perspective on the US Election

by Amr Abdelhadi

  Today, Tuesday the 8th of November 2016, is Election Day in the US. This particular race to the White House has caused controversy for over a year now. Let’s get to know what our fellow Arabs who carry votes in the US think of the two candidates they’ve had to choose between.   You […]

Brazilian Dishes Arabs Need to Learn While Watching Rio 2016 Olympics

Brazilian Dishes Arabs Need to Learn While Watching Rio 2016 Olympics

By Souad Lazkani

Keeping up with all the talented and healthy athletes this Summer Olympics leaves my talentless self pretty famished. On second thought, if there were one talent I could share with the Olympic athletes, it’s eating.     And since we all know I can’t perform multiple cartwheels across the floor, or swim laps like my […]

This Is How Much a Week in Rio for 2016 Olympics Would Cost You

This Is How Much a Week in Rio for 2016 Olympics Would Cost You

I’m not sure how it happened, but I suddenly have a serious urge to go watch the Olympics 2016 live in Rio. Needless to say, it is just a cute dream considering how Egypt’s, or may I say my own personal economy is going down the drain. However, a dream is just as harmless as Jonah […]

Star Trek’s New Trailer Just Came out and Dubai Is in It

Star Trek’s New Trailer Just Came out and Dubai Is in It

(source: www.ign.com)   Trekkies in Dubai, you’ll definitely love this news. The third and latest Star Trek Beyond trailer has just been released and it features glimpses of Dubai. The movie’s cast were spotted filming in October 2015 at Burj Khalifa, and we can now see the results-ish…   According to Digital Production Middle East, […]