These MENA Airports Were Named as Two of the Most Beautiful Airports in the World

These MENA Airports Were Named as Two of the Most Beautiful Airports in the World

by Marwa Khalifa

If you think that there aren’t any beautiful airports in the MENA region other than Dubai’s International Airport, you need to think twice — because these two airports were just named as the most beautiful in the world.   Amman’s Queen Alia International Airport and Marrakech’s Menara Airport made it to the top of Curbed‘s […]

7 Female Fashion Bloggers You Absolutely Need to Follow in Jordan

7 Female Fashion Bloggers You Absolutely Need to Follow in Jordan

by Abdelrahman Bannoura

It’s a fact that Jordanian women know a thing or two about fashion, especially Jordanian fashion bloggers. They eat Prada and Gucci for breakfast, Balenciaga for lunch, D&G for dinner and top it off with Aquazzura for dessert. Delicious, right?   These fashion bloggers stand out from the pack thanks to their one-of-a-kind sartorial sense and sharp […]

Seven Jordanian Street Artists Join Forces and Take on Downtown, Amman

Seven Jordanian Street Artists Join Forces and Take on Downtown, Amman

  A group of seven street artists pulled up their sleeves and pimped up the Al-Kalha Stairway in the downtown of the Jordanian capital, Amman. Omar Shahin, Yazan Hija, Miramar Moh’d, Alaa Asfour, Ghazal Hassan, Zainab K. Alqadi and Abood Amjad did not sleep; they worked for 48 hours.     Shahin boasted about their work in a Facebook […]

An Open Letter to the Fasting Sexual Harassers

An Open Letter to the Fasting Sexual Harassers

Its common, expected even,  disgusting nonetheless but sexual harassment in the Middle East is something myself and many women in the region have unfortunately become accustomed to. We all have our own ways of dealing with it: ignoring the harasser, talking back, or a good slap to the face. The thing is we thought we’d […]

‘SheFighter’ Empowers Women in Jordan to Stand up for Themselves

‘SheFighter’ Empowers Women in Jordan to Stand up for Themselves

  There are some laws in the Middle East that protect women’s rights, some are obscure, some have loopholes, and some are completely irrelevant when it comes down to justice being served; hence the importance of women being able to defend themselves. In the capital of Jordan, SheFighter, a self-defense studio catered to women that […]

Prince Hashim bin Hussein Is Jordan’s Gift to Humanity

Prince Hashim bin Hussein Is Jordan’s Gift to Humanity

Prince Hashim bin Hussein is the mature, handsome, debonair royal Jordanian we had no idea we needed in our life. Youngest child of Jordan’s King Hussein and his American wife, Queen Noor, he is currently 9th in line. He attended Duke University, Georgetown University, and Balqa Applied University.   Anyways, here’s why he’s a gift […]

Jordan Hit with Second Deadly Attack This Ramadan

Jordan Hit with Second Deadly Attack This Ramadan

  Tragedy struck the Hashemite Kingdom this morning when a deadly car bomb exploded close to to al Rukban district, which is near the Syrian refugee camp located near the Jordan-Syria border. At approximately 5:30 am, multiple vehicles carried out a coordinated attack. The Jordanian army announced that several of the vehicles were taken out. Jordanian officials […]

My Ex-Fiancé Chased Me Around The World…Twice and This Is What Happened

My Ex-Fiancé Chased Me Around The World…Twice and This Is What Happened

  Approaching your 21st birthday, the biggest decision you should be making in your life is what kind of bottle you want to have at your 21st birthday party, not what kind of cake you want at your wedding. At 20-years-old, I had been faced with one of the greatest struggles of my life, I […]

13 Enchanting Places to Propose in Jordan

13 Enchanting Places to Propose in Jordan

Jordan is one of the most beautiful countries in the Middle East; with a diverse range of landscapes from desert to sea, forest to city. It’s photogenic scenery has become the stage for music videos, films, and even literature, and there’s one other platform Jordan is perfect for – proposals! Jordan has many breathtaking locations […]

Tragic Terrorist Attack in Jordan on the First Day of Ramadan

Tragic Terrorist Attack in Jordan on the First Day of Ramadan

  Tragedy struck the Hashemite Kingdom on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan with a devastating terrorist attack. Government officials confirmed that the General Intelligence Department (GID) located in the Palestinian refugee camp of Baqaa was attacked at approximately 7AM on Monday.   Minister of State for Media Affairs and Government Spokesman […]