Ministry of Tourism Denies Alcohol Ban On Sahel Beaches

Ministry of Tourism Denies Alcohol Ban On Sahel Beaches

  This has not been the best week for Egypt’s beaches. From terrorist attacks in Hurghada to police raids in Sahel, Egyptians have been worried about the fate of their summer.   Last week, Youm7 announced that the Tourism Police has decided to ban alcohol on Sahel beaches. This happened shortly after Sahel’s club 6ix […]

You Can Now Renew Your Car License with Fawry in Cairo

You Can Now Renew Your Car License with Fawry in Cairo

How many times have you been stunned by a police officer in the street after realizing your car license is expired? You have tons of work, the traffic is horrendous and the last thing you need is an extra errand in this hot Mordor-y weather.     Finally, someone gave us the treat of a […]

A Comprehensive Guide on How to Get Ready for the Return of Game of Thrones

A Comprehensive Guide on How to Get Ready for the Return of Game of Thrones

  Game of Thrones is back after being away from our hearts for a year+ and everyone in the world is losing their minds. The epic series is one of the most watched, if not the most, TV series of all time; internationally and regionally. The return of season seven is already making an extraordinary […]

Meet Hesham Safwat, the Man Behind Jumia Egypt’s Belief in the ‘Power of the Local’ and the ‘Democracy of the Online’

Meet Hesham Safwat, the Man Behind Jumia Egypt’s Belief in the ‘Power of the Local’ and the ‘Democracy of the Online’

Egypt, the beating heart of the Middle East and the Arab world, is the target market for any brand that wants to retain reputation, fame, and relevancy in the MENA region, ought to have a loyal consumer base in Egypt. Indeed, despite the times of economic turbulence and relative political instability the largest retail brands […]

12 Ice Cream Spots In Cairo That’ll Rule Summer 2017

12 Ice Cream Spots In Cairo That’ll Rule Summer 2017

When the hotter months start rolling in, I find myself craving less cookies and brownies and more ice cream. Perfect scoops of sweet refreshment to beat the hot weather; what’s not to love about ice cream once the weather starts to get warmer?   What I really love about ice cream eating is the huge […]

Egyptian Tourism Police Bans Drinking Alcohol on Sahel Beaches

Egyptian Tourism Police Bans Drinking Alcohol on Sahel Beaches

  Egypt’s top summer vacation spot, North Coast, has been under fire this week after photos circulated on social media of a live performance in a club. The go-go dancers were provocatively dressed, Egyptians had a lot to say and the whole fiasco ended up with shutting down one of Sahel’s biggest night clubs.   […]

You Won’t Believe These Absolutely Crazy Egyptian Tinder Stories

You Won’t Believe These Absolutely Crazy Egyptian Tinder Stories

Everything in our lives has been touched and effected by the hands of the Internet. Indeed, even dating, relationships, and love have been transformed by the virtual world. Tinder – infamously known from its ‘swipe right’ approach to dating – has consequently become the gateway to both, finding love and finding casual hook-ups.     […]

Egyptian Writer Takes Over Social Media With Her Stunning Photo Shoot and Men Had Harsh Comments

Egyptian Writer Takes Over Social Media With Her Stunning Photo Shoot and Men Had Harsh Comments

Via Antikka Photography   Middle East has never been a place for women to freely express themselves. If you dare flaunt your beauty or sensuality, you will be brought down by hundreds.   Political journalist, TV presenter and writer, Yasmine El Khateib, has been known for her opinionated and fearless articles. One thing everyone has […]

Egyptian TV Host’s Interview with French Ambassador Is Cringeworthy

Egyptian TV Host’s Interview with French Ambassador Is Cringeworthy

Egyptian TV hosts have unfortunately become infamous for their inability to speak foreign languages in general. From the more than notable “what about your first Oscar?” incident, to the Egyptian host attempting to speak English on national television and screwing up, Egyptian TV hosts really do not handle second languages well.     This week, CBC […]

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 […]