Something Extreme Just Happened to Kahk, and We’re Kind of in Love

Something Extreme Just Happened to Kahk, and We’re Kind of in Love

by Farah Andil

Just when you think Egyptian desserts and pastry shops can’t get any more creative with their products, they surprise you with a new mouthwatering twist that you absolutely have to try!     We’ve seen cheesecake Konafa, white chocolate zalabya, red velvet atayef – the list is endless. This year, the Kahk game has changed […]

Watching Zeina in ‘Le23la Se3r’ Will Make You Realize You Need Anger Management Therapy

Watching Zeina in ‘Le23la Se3r’ Will Make You Realize You Need Anger Management Therapy

TV shows have been brutal this Ramadan. Everyone is either cheating, lying, screaming, brainwashing or planning a murder. We have recently crowned Bassel Khayat as villain of the month, but Zeina deserves to sit on the throne of evil right next to Khayat.   Ever since her twin’s paternity test saga, Zeina has disappeared from […]

These Abu Dhabi Cab Drivers Just Got the Most Heartfelt Gift from Etihad Airways

These Abu Dhabi Cab Drivers Just Got the Most Heartfelt Gift from Etihad Airways

By: Farah Andil

The UAE crowned 2017 as the “Year of Giving,” and nothing beats reuniting UAE-based workers with their families back in their homelands. With the help of social media influencer Abdul Aziz Baz, Eithad Airways have turned that dream into a reality for three lucky Abu Dhabi cab drivers.     Baz posted a video on […]

Why Egyptian Women Need to Stop Freaking out About Mounir’s Arrival

Why Egyptian Women Need to Stop Freaking out About Mounir’s Arrival

  Over the course of these past two weeks, Egyptian social media has been turned upside down by the appearance of a certain name in the streets of Heliopolis: ‘Mounir’. Women are losing their minds, Facebook groups are being bombarded with questions about the whereabouts of this guy, and men have no idea why their […]

Amina Khalil Just Proved That Love Alone is Never Enough

Amina Khalil Just Proved That Love Alone is Never Enough

This article began as a piece on the topic of how I had learned from my own experiences, and the experiences of those around me that love alone is not enough to maintain any kind of romantic relationships. I was very concerned about the angle I would need to take up, in my attempt to […]

12 Beautiful Pictures That Will Make You Want to Go to Aswan

12 Beautiful Pictures That Will Make You Want to Go to Aswan

by Hana Ghatwary

Places aren’t just geographical spots on a map. Places are feelings, moments and vibes. One of my new favorite places is Aswan.   Egypt’s Aswan is so many things, but to me, it is the glittering water of the Nile while you lay in the warm sun on a felucca; it is the joy you […]

Souad Massi Looks Stunning in Amna Elshandaweely’s Latest Shoot

Souad Massi Looks Stunning in Amna Elshandaweely’s Latest Shoot

A decade ago, the fashion scene in Egypt may have been dwindling, but now it seems that we’re on our way to a full blown fashion industry. From names that have made international headlines such as Okhtein, to local gems such as Nada Akram, homegrown Egyptian brands have started to truly make a name for […]

9 Dubai Spots That Will Take Your Iftar Game to the Next Level

9 Dubai Spots That Will Take Your Iftar Game to the Next Level

With so many options, the choice of iftars can seem a little bit intense. Which is why we’ve scoured Dubai for our favorite options for breaking your fast, so you don’t have to.     Zayna, The Ramadan Tent     Evenings come alive at Zayna, a sanctuary of tasteful opulence where the best of […]

Why The Nile Co. Isn’t Just Your Typical Tile Master?

Why The Nile Co. Isn’t Just Your Typical Tile Master?

  No matter where you look or turn in Egypt, you are probably going to make eye contact with a building, street, or even hotel that is at the very least more than two centuries old.     This hunt for history is not merely a hunt for something old, ancient, and forgotten. It is […]

Literally Just 38 Memes About Ramadan Mosalsalat

Literally Just 38 Memes About Ramadan Mosalsalat

by Shams Saleh

For some, Ramadan is all about the spiritual connections, eating right and just being a good human being. For others, however, it’s stuffing their bellies with fattening food and watching mosalsalat.   This article is for the ones who are obsessed with Ramadan series. We’ve scoured the Internet for our favorite memes about this year’s […]