Your 101 Guide to the Most Instagrammable Sahel Spots This Summer

Your 101 Guide to the Most Instagrammable Sahel Spots This Summer

“What was the purpose of traveling before they invented Insta Stories anyway?” – Kurt Galalah (Editor-in-Chief @ Scoop Empire)    Although I disagree with our Editor-in-Chief, I cannot ignore the fact that people are slowly getting addicted to taking pictures and posting stories while on vacation; some do so to show off, some do so […]

6 of the Middle East’s Most Spectacular Beaches

6 of the Middle East’s Most Spectacular Beaches

by Abdelrahman Bannoura

Ask true beach lovers to name a favorite swath of surf and sand, and the answer changes with the tides. Luckily, the Middle East is covered in seas, and lakes, which means there’s a beach to indulge any whim. Whether you’re seeking solitude or a party, shallow waters or pounding surf, swimming with Skittles-colored fish, we’ve […]

Why Ayia Napa Should Be on Top of Every Arab’s Bucket List this Summer

Why Ayia Napa Should Be on Top of Every Arab’s Bucket List this Summer

  It could be argued that Ayia Napa is one of the most beautiful summer tourist destinations in the world. The Municipality of Ayia Napa is a Mediterranean resort town on the southeast coast of Cyprus which happens to be a very popular place in the summer. Finding an accommodation there in July and August is […]

Night Swimming Is About to Become a Thing in Dubai

Night Swimming Is About to Become a Thing in Dubai

  Dubai’s beaches are set to shine bright like diamonds at night with the installation of ‘smart poles.’ What’s that? These poles are set to provide high-intensity lighting on the shores.   The new project from D Idea Media is bound to make Dubai’s beaches much safer, whether you’re just going for a stroll along […]

Beach Libraries Are Now an Actual Thing in Dubai

Beach Libraries Are Now an Actual Thing in Dubai

  Education and self-improvement have always been what Dubai prides itself or. For instance, in 2016 Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, announced a law giving all UAE workers the right to read for an hour every day.   With summer knocking on our doors, people tend to head to the […]

Your Ultimate Mykonos Nightlife Guide

Your Ultimate Mykonos Nightlife Guide

Once you’ve landed on the picturesque Greek island of Mykonos, there’s no shortage of places to go. Just make sure you rent a car once you’re there. Getting yourself an international driver’s license may seem like a hassle, but it only takes a day and it’s well worth it, as there are only 30 taxis […]

Get 50% Off a Trip to Mykonos with Travco Holidays!

Get 50% Off a Trip to Mykonos with Travco Holidays!

We’ve already declared Mykonos as the place to be this summer, with its gorgeous views and bustling, cosmopolitan party scene. Lucky for you, until this Friday, July 31, Travco Holidays is offering 50% off their Mykonos trips with the promo code: TravcoMykonos24 Simply contact Sameh Ezzeldin at 01005193282 to book. Bon voyage! Check out our snaps […]

Why Summer Is the Most Exciting Season of the Year

Why Summer Is the Most Exciting Season of the Year

By Nouran Samer

Summer is definitely the most exciting season of the year, and for most of us it’s still about to start. But what is it about summer that makes it so special? Apart from school break, there is something definitely exciting about summer that you can just feel in the air…     It’s the colors, […]

Lebanon’s Hottest Pools and Beaches

Lebanon’s Hottest Pools and Beaches

Lebanon is hands down one of the best summer spots in the Middle East, with its breathtaking beach resorts, epic pool parties and June to August weather more moderate than the rest of the region. We’ve rounded up some of the hottest beach clubs and pools in and around Beirut, whether you want to tan […]

PKRA Kitesurf World Tour for the First Time in Egypt

PKRA Kitesurf World Tour for the First Time in Egypt

Guest post by Caroline Berzi

For those who have never heard of the PKRA (Professional Kiteboard Riders Association) World Tour before, in simple words it’s a professional kiteboarding competition held in several countries with riders competing for the #1 ranking at each stop of the season. Egypt was honored to be home to the pro tour’s 5th stop with its […]