Careem Just Challenged Uber to an Actual Dance-Off in Lebanon

Careem Just Challenged Uber to an Actual Dance-Off in Lebanon

Growing up watching Step Up, it was always a dream to witness an actual dance-off. Well, Careem Lebanon is making this dream come true.     Careem took to Facebook to announce the dance-off of the century — or at least the decade. The ride-hailing giants challenged their sworn enemy, AKA Uber, in a Save […]

Why Egyptian Parents Are Absolutely Happy the Back to School Season Is Here

Why Egyptian Parents Are Absolutely Happy the Back to School Season Is Here

by Mia Helmy

It’s finally happening. Kids are going back to school. Before you judge us and wonder how we’re totes not going to miss the morning cuddles, let us explain what has been going on to parents since Ramadan.   For the past two months, we, AKA parents, have been chasing kids around the country. The beach […]

Marwan Younis Shares His Best Starter Kit on How to Be Super Cool This Weekend

Marwan Younis Shares His Best Starter Kit on How to Be Super Cool This Weekend

This is summer’s last weekend. Whether you’re the coolest kid in town or a try-hard wannabe, you have two destinations this Eid: Sahel and Gouna. Women are rocking some serious hot bodies, men are suddenly expressing their sense of fashion and there is pressure all around town.   Our favorite video blogger just took it […]

26 Dance Moves That Were Basically Taught to Every Arab Kid Growing Up

26 Dance Moves That Were Basically Taught to Every Arab Kid Growing Up

Before the Nae Nae and twerking happened, two angels called Hamid ElShaeri and Vanilla Ice landed on earth and showed 80s kids what “cool” and “swag” meant. I will forever say the 80s and 90s were the golden eras of music and embarrassing choreography. Being an Arab kid used to be nothing but practicing dances for birthdays, […]

Donald Trump Doing a Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia Is the Cringiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

Donald Trump Doing a Sword Dance in Saudi Arabia Is the Cringiest Thing You’ll Watch Today

  Donald Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia commenced this weekend, and the US President is already causing chatter — mainly because of his dance moves.   Trump and his secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, attempted to get their groove on with Saudi saber bearers during a traditional welcoming sword dance, seemingly celebrating the multibillion arms […]

Suez University Professor Under Fire for Posting Video of Herself Dancing on Personal Facebook Account

Suez University Professor Under Fire for Posting Video of Herself Dancing on Personal Facebook Account

  Suez University professor and author of “Revolution Is My Name” book, Mona Prince, is the latest social media victim. Social media users have been expressing their support for the professor who is currently under investigation for posting a video of herself dancing on her private Facebook account.     Being a university staff myself, it […]

8 Dance Studios in Cairo That’ll Make You Werk, Werk, Werk It

8 Dance Studios in Cairo That’ll Make You Werk, Werk, Werk It

By Amira Cherif

Dancing may come easy to some, but most people, if they can get themselves to admit it, can’t dance to save their lives. But that’s not a problem because I’ve rounded up a list of places in Cairo that can help you change that.     Adams Studio – New Cairo and Sahel   For […]

6 Things You Absolutely Need to Do During Eid in Dubai

6 Things You Absolutely Need to Do During Eid in Dubai

      (source: www.uaestylemagazine.com)   Eid El Fitr is finally here and the holiday calls for celebration across the Middle Eastern region. Dubai residents and visitors from around the world are ready to take advantage of the holiday and you should too. Whether you are with friends, or family, or even alone, our suggestions fit all situations and […]

5 Things that Will Get You Cut From the Debkah Line

5 Things that Will Get You Cut From the Debkah Line

Who doesn’t love a good debkah line? You start off slow, get pumped, fly through the roof… It’s freakin’ awesome. But there is an unspoken debkah code that needs to be well spoken about. We can all have a merry time going in circles and getting sweaty palms, but lets lay down some rules.   […]

7 Things Females Who Can Dabke Are Tired of Hearing

7 Things Females Who Can Dabke Are Tired of Hearing

For one reason or another some people can’t seem to wrap their tiny brains around the fact that females can do everything men can do (often better), including dabke.     1. “You know how to dabke?!?!”       2. “No, no…I’ll lead”       3. “I don’t think your outfit is dabke proof” […]