We Finally Understand What Mohamed Ramadan Meant by ‘Ahe, Aho’

We Finally Understand What Mohamed Ramadan Meant by ‘Ahe, Aho’

by May Ayman

  The cat is finally out of the bag! After driving by Egyptian actor/superstar/the country’s favorite role model Mohamed Ramadan’s face every day on the Ring Road for the past month or so, we finally know what the “Ahe, Aho” billboards mean.   I’m not even going to lie, me and my friends had our […]

10 Signs Your Coffee Addiction Is Completely out of Hand

10 Signs Your Coffee Addiction Is Completely out of Hand

by Madonna Victor

Coffee is glorious, but sometimes our obsession with it gets out of control.     1. You always want more     “Fengan wa7ed la yakfy”       2. You try to reduce your intake but you just CAN’T     “El edman yadoq el abwab fe ay wa2t”       3. You […]

Cairo’s Favorite Steak and Sushi Bar Are Being Very Kareem This Ramadan

Cairo’s Favorite Steak and Sushi Bar Are Being Very Kareem This Ramadan

  In less than three years, One Oak has proved itself to be the most authentic steak and sushi bar in Cairo, easily gaining a huge dedicated fan base. One Oak’s fans might think that their favorite haven has forgotten about them this holy month, but worry not, they haven’t in the slightest.     […]

Am I the Only Know Who Noticed Lipton’s New Black and White Packs?

Am I the Only Know Who Noticed Lipton’s New Black and White Packs?

by Hanna El-Zoghby

  Okay so, I was doing my normal every other day grocery shopping  — I was actually just looking for some ripe avocados to make for an Instagrammable breakfast — when I bumped into something quite weird.   It was Lipton. Yes, the very same tea giants. You might ask me what exactly was weird […]

I Went to Kebdet El Brince for the First Time and It Was Everything I Wanted and More

I Went to Kebdet El Brince for the First Time and It Was Everything I Wanted and More

  I love kebda (liver) as much as the next person — probably even more — but never in my life have I ever thought of braving up and heading to Imbaba to try their ever-so popular Kebdet El Brince.   There wasn’t any particular reason why I’ve never been there before; it was merely […]

You Can Now Milk Your Own Camel at Dubai’s Costa Coffee

You Can Now Milk Your Own Camel at Dubai’s Costa Coffee

  How do you like your cup of coffee in the morning? Some like theirs black, others like it iced, and thanks to Dubai’s Costa Coffee, some will want it with a fresh squirt of milk straight from a camel or not.   Making the announcement in all seriousness in a press release on Wednesday, […]

Publique Restaurant Brings the Alps to Dubai

Publique Restaurant Brings the Alps to Dubai

  You know how sometimes you have ideas that may seem good but then you’re like, “naah”? Well, this is exactly one of them. Most of us, at some point, have told ourselves that we’d like to visit the Alps but then remember how freezing it is and abort that idea. Dubai’s Mall of the […]

5 Boozy Brunches in Dubai That Are Worth the Hangover

5 Boozy Brunches in Dubai That Are Worth the Hangover

by Nichole Miranda

The weekend’s here, people! You know it’s a borderline federal crime to be a Dubai expat and not brunch on Friday. Here’s a list of awesome boozy brunches in Dubai to make sure your weekend plans sound more interesting than “Netflix and Ben and Jerry’s on loop” come Sunday morning.     Fall down the […]

Cairo Neighborhood Guide: Zamalek

Cairo Neighborhood Guide: Zamalek

by Charley Parker

Welcome to the first installment of my Cairo Neighborhood Guides Series! Today we’ll (virtually) travel to the ‘hood of Zamalek, where we’ll check out all the cool places to eat, drink and relax. I’ve interviewed several locals to get their input on what they think is the best Zamalek has to offer.     O’s […]

10 Refreshing Summer Drinks That’ll Cool You Down

10 Refreshing Summer Drinks That’ll Cool You Down

With that heat and summer sun, we’re dying for something to cool us down. Fruits, refreshing drinks and ice with these amazing recipes are all you really need!   Espresso Slushi   Get Recipe     Iced Tea Four Ways   Get Recipe      Raspberry Fizz   Get Recipe     Watermelon Mint Cooler   […]