Kuwaiti Fouz Al Fahd Is THE Undisputed Social Media Goddess

Kuwaiti Fouz Al Fahd Is THE Undisputed Social Media Goddess

Fouz AKA the Kuwaiti social media queen, has been dominating  all our social media pages for some time now and we are not complaining! From YouTube to Snapchat to Instagram; it’s really not that hard to see why. Lately, we have been thinking that she deserves a title higher than queen, and that is why we […]

The World’s Best Business-Class Cabin? Qatar Airways Launches QSuite

The World’s Best Business-Class Cabin? Qatar Airways Launches QSuite

  Do you think Business Class with Emirates is as good as it gets? Well, we think not! Qatar Airways just took luxury, literally, to new heights by launching a new experience named the Qsuite.     “Today I am proud to unveil the future of premium travel with our new QSuite Business Class,” Qatar Airways Group CEO […]

The Emirates Experience Is About to Get a Whole Lot Better for Business and First Class Passengers

The Emirates Experience Is About to Get a Whole Lot Better for Business and First Class Passengers

  Well, well, well! The sky-high bars on Emirates’ flagship Airbus A380s are getting a whole new fabulous look – and, like the airline’s forthcoming first class suites, it’s a style “inspired by private yacht cabins.”     Starting from July 2017, Business and First Class passengers will be able to stretch their legs at […]

We Asked Twentysomethings Which Classes They Regret Not Paying Attention To

We Asked Twentysomethings Which Classes They Regret Not Paying Attention To

  Ever gone through an experience when you realized it would’ve been much easier if you had paid more attention to this or that class several years ago? We asked six Egyptian people about the classes they would have paid more attention to if they get back in time, and that’s what they said.   “Every […]

7 Types of Pretentious Egyptians You Meet Every Day

7 Types of Pretentious Egyptians You Meet Every Day

Don’t you ever feel like screaming Kefaya tamseel ba2a? The one thing we love about our fellow citizens will always be their sense of humour that emerges in the darkest days, leaving us ROFL. However, the one thing that dampens our day more than traffic jams and Mortada Mansour is the pretentious folks we bump […]

Whatever Happened to the Egyptians?

Whatever Happened to the Egyptians?

My sister has this book called Whatever Happened to the Egyptians? by Galal Amin which I usually skim through when I reach a moment of complete despair about Egypt. Lately, whenever I walk or drive or just speak to someone, this question keeps popping up in my mind. What happened to us? And why did […]

Why Being Veiled In Egypt Is Actually Easier

Why Being Veiled In Egypt Is Actually Easier

By Sherif Khalifa

Browsing through my Facebook feed the other day I came across an article published on Scoop Empire by a young woman. The article was entitled: “Why Being Veiled In Egypt Is Becoming Extremely Difficult”. Considering the political upheavals and religious tensions in the country, I was curious to see how current events were interpreted by […]

Live and Let Live: On Identity in Egypt’s Class-Based Society

Live and Let Live: On Identity in Egypt’s Class-Based Society

Did our parents make the mistake of their lives for bringing us up in this country? Or has globalization made us so unaware of the un-globalized world we have grown up in? The truth is that Egypt is not so globalized after all. To think that we are common citizens of this nation would be […]

The Rise of the Fashion Bloggers

The Rise of the Fashion Bloggers

Years after my 15 minutes of fashion fame has come and dawned, I was sitting with a bunch of friends where usually conversations would flow full of shameful gossip, but that day, deciding to somewhat better ourselves, we started talking about fashion bloggers in Egypt. Little did I know this would be worse than gossip. […]