This Jordanian Man Turned His Old Car Into The World’s Smallest Hotel

This Jordanian Man Turned His Old Car Into The World’s Smallest Hotel

by Marwa Khalifa

Mohammed Al Malaheem, or Abu Ali, turned his old Volkswagen Beetle into a hotel, and it is now reported to be the smallest in the world. You can enjoy a five-star experience in the Jordanian desert village of Al Jaya.     “I wanted to start a project that improves its situation and places it […]

This Dubai Startup Can Transform Your Normal Boring Car into a Driverless One

This Dubai Startup Can Transform Your Normal Boring Car into a Driverless One

Acacus, a startup in Dubai, has gone on record and announced that they can transform normal vehicles into driverless ones for individuals and fleet managers in the UAE.   Oh, and it gets better! They want to do it on the cheap, compared to what a new driverless car will cost.   “Our goal is to […]

You Could Get Fined in Abu Dhabi for Having a Dirty Car

You Could Get Fined in Abu Dhabi for Having a Dirty Car

  With the UAE’s over the top hot weather and a whole lot of construction, it has almost become routine for citizens to wash up with a cool shower after a long day. We mean who wouldn’t after a long day under the scorching sun, and with temperatures reaching over 45 degrees?! Indeed, with the […]

Social Media Is Having a Frenzy over Shabaan Abdel Rehim’s Level of Extra

Social Media Is Having a Frenzy over Shabaan Abdel Rehim’s Level of Extra

Famously known for his notorious sense of style, Shabaan Abdel Rehim has been on tip of the fashion game for several years. Indeed, Sha3bola (Shabaan Abdel Rehim’s nickname) has done it all, before the Instagram fashionistas and bloggers.   From wearing patterns on patterns, to wearing bold color combinations, and finally to wearing gold bling […]

We Went to El Gouna to Take the New MINI COUNTRYMAN for a Spin, and This Is What Happened

We Went to El Gouna to Take the New MINI COUNTRYMAN for a Spin, and This Is What Happened

The last weekend before Ramadan, marked the launch of the new MINI COUNTRYMAN in El Gouna. MINI Egypt graciously invited us to spend that weekend with them, as they showcase the biggest MINI ever! Needless to say, it was everything we expected and more.       MINI Egypt proved to be the most generous and […]

Huawei and Uber Teamed Up with Rami Serry and Gave People Free Smartphones

Huawei and Uber Teamed Up with Rami Serry and Gave People Free Smartphones

With the prices of everything skyrocketing in this country, we literally don’t know how people can afford anything…especially a smartphone. Well, Huawei felt very generous and decided to do something about that as they gave people their newest baby, Mate 9, for free.     The mobile giants joined forces with Uber and Egypt’s top […]

Thousands of Commuters Leave Cars Behind for #DubaiCarFreeDay

Thousands of Commuters Leave Cars Behind for #DubaiCarFreeDay

Living in the Middle East, you sadly kind of get used to all the pollution that comes out of cars. Dubai, on the other hand, refuses to accept that fact and is bringing its 8th annual Car Free Day back on February 5th.     More than 1,500 organisations are expected to ditch their cars for a […]

Ain Shams University Wins First Place at Egypt’s First Hybrid-Electric Car Challenge in Soma Bay

Ain Shams University Wins First Place at Egypt’s First Hybrid-Electric Car Challenge in Soma Bay

Egypt held the first ever Hybrid Electric car challenge earlier this month in Soma Bay Red Sea Resort in Hurghada, where 150 student engineers competed against each other from 9 different Egyptian universities. Given a sample kit, each university put their brilliant minds together in less than a month to build and design the hybrid-electric […]

The Type of Car I Would Buy in Egypt

The Type of Car I Would Buy in Egypt

Every time I’m asked the question by a friend or colleague, “What car should I buy?” I draw a blank! The problem with Egypt is that its unpaved roads and endless traffic, not to mention the terrible parking spots, makes you want to ride a tank to work rather than have to deal with the […]

UberX Has Arrived In Cairo!

UberX Has Arrived In Cairo!

The UberX blog has just announced its launch in Cairo. Although it will be mainly servicing the Mohandessin/Giza area until its official release, the rest of Cairo will be able to enjoy this safe, cheap, and reliable service very soon.   So what is UberX? UberX is a new way to transport around the city […]