Meet the Egyptian Vincent Van Gogh

Meet the Egyptian Vincent Van Gogh

#vangogh “1-6” A photo posted by Adel Essam (@adelessam) on Feb 6, 2017 at 11:27am PST   Egyptian photographer Adel Essam strikes again, this time with Vincent van Gogh. Yup, we quite understand that the Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of art is dead, but Essam […]

This New Egyptian Web Series Will Turn You into an Actual Banking Expert

This New Egyptian Web Series Will Turn You into an Actual Banking Expert

  ALEXBANK’S new much-anticipated web series “Ask the Expert with ALEXBANK”  is unlike any content you’d ever see coming out of a bank.   The guys over at ALEXBANK asked themselves a very big and important question when they came up with this amazing concept: How much do your everyday Egyptians really know about banking […]

Jana Diab’s Song Just Got a Remix That Will Make You Dance All Night

Jana Diab’s Song Just Got a Remix That Will Make You Dance All Night

  Arabs fell head over heels when Amr Diab’s daughter, Jana, introduced her voice to our ears. The songstress released her first song Mouth Taped Shut via her Instagram account and YouTube channel and we’re obsessed. The song hasn’t even been out for that long and it already got a remix worthy of every club and party in […]

15 Reasons Why 2016 Wasn’t Actually the Worst Year Ever

15 Reasons Why 2016 Wasn’t Actually the Worst Year Ever

For almost all of December, everyone has been criticizing, blaming and shamming 2016 ,and yes, before you start cursing me, I know that the Egyptian pound is still snorkeling, a church has just exploded and Egypt’s running out of sugar, but hey, let’s try and look at the bright side. What’s that? Well, let me […]

Why #RedBullFelShare3 May Be One of the Coolest Music Events in Egyptian History

Why #RedBullFelShare3 May Be One of the Coolest Music Events in Egyptian History

by Careen ElBelaly

👌🏽👸🏽🎙 #RedBullFelShare3 📸: @shadyhabash A photo posted by Red Bull Egypt (@redbullegypt) on Nov 20, 2016 at 2:48am PST   Music festivals have been taking over the scene in Egypt lately, some are actually good such as Mawaweel and Cairo Jazz Festival, but recently, there’s one that literally took it to the next level. We’re […]

This Egyptian Photographer Will Make You Want to Be a Merman

This Egyptian Photographer Will Make You Want to Be a Merman

  “Look at this stuff, isn’t it neat? Wouldn’t you think my collection’s complete? Wouldn’t you think I’m the girl, the girl who has everything?” If you don’t know the lyrics to “Part of Your World” from The Little Mermaid, then you seriously need to rethink all your life decisions because you sir had no […]

7 Things Only People from Alexandria Will Understand

7 Things Only People from Alexandria Will Understand

  Cairenes might look at our beloved Alexandria as some kind of Sahel extension or unknown small village. Yes, we say “a7eeh,” “shobak” and “ayooh” but so what? There is a lot of other stuff that define our very existence and no one, and I mean no one other than an Alexandrian will ever understand them. […]

Man Sets Himself on Fire in Alexandria Due to Increase in Prices

Man Sets Himself on Fire in Alexandria Due to Increase in Prices

  Earlier today, an Egyptian man set himself on fire in Alexandria due to the recent increase in prices, according to Al-Masry Al-Youm. A report has been released by Alexandria’s authority stating that the man was a 30-year-old taxi driver from Kafr El Dawar that went by the name of Ashraf Mohamed Shahin.   The man […]

8 Best Places to Have Kebda in Alexandria 

8 Best Places to Have Kebda in Alexandria 

By Sherif Ashraf

The Mediterranean’s mermaid isn’t just well known for delicious seafood, Alexandria also serves one of the best kebda (liver) in Egypt. Our liver is so good that there’s a type of kebda that’s called Alexandrian liver! These finely diced chilly pieces of meat are actually served all over the city but there are eight places that […]

11 Things You Must Absolutely Do When You’re in Alexandria

11 Things You Must Absolutely Do When You’re in Alexandria

By Sherif Ashraf

Whenever you feel like coming to my beloved hometown that is Alexandria, here’s what you seriously need to do (oh, and you don’t need to do them in order).     1) Have breakfast at Alban Swissra   Egyptian breakfast. 🍃 #makemoments A photo posted by Mahyiddin Shariff (@edinlah) on May 16, 2016 at 4:19am PDT […]

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