Forest Whitaker Is Going to Attend El Gouna Film Festival

Forest Whitaker Is Going to Attend El Gouna Film Festival

Oscar-winning actor/director Forest Whitaker is going to be feted at El Gouna Film Festival with a lifetime achievement award. Whitaker, who won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Ugandan dictator, Idi Amin, in “The Last King of Scotland,” was praised by the El Gouna’s artistic director, Intishal Al Timimi, for playing roles with “significant social and human dimensions.” […]

Cinema for Humanity: The First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival

Cinema for Humanity: The First Edition of El Gouna Film Festival

  El Gouna is set to host the first edition of El Gouna Film Festival under the slogan “Cinema for Humanity.” The festival will start on the 22nd of September and will run till till the 29th.   El Gouna Film Festival aims to celebrate and foster cross-cultural exchanges across Egypt, the Middle East, and the rest […]

El Gouna to Host Women’s World Championship for Squash

El Gouna to Host Women’s World Championship for Squash

Squash fans and Egyptians in general have a reason to be freakin’ excited. The Women’s World Championship for Squash has decided to come to the land of the Pharaohs. Yes, Egypt. The event is going to take place in the oh-so Instagrammable El Gouna from 5th-14th April where the world’s top female squash players will go head […]

Wonderland Weekend: Enter 2017 with a Big Bang at El Gouna

Wonderland Weekend: Enter 2017 with a Big Bang at El Gouna

New Year’s Eve is the night to end all nights. It’s a gift in a way as it gives you the chance to wrap up the mess that was 2016 (and what a big mess that thing was). So yes, you better choose wisely how you’re going to spend it.     This year, the […]

3rd Annual International Spinning Marathon: Spinning Our Heart Out In El Gouna

3rd Annual International Spinning Marathon: Spinning Our Heart Out In El Gouna

  Friends, family and spinners flocked to the Red Sea for the 3rd Annual El Gouna International Spinning Marathon. Folks brave and crazy enough to join the marathon were spinning for eight hours by the pool against Club 88’s jaw-dropping view. The marathon was not only a challenge of the body, but of the heart and soul as […]

#MostafaKnowsFashion: 34 Outfits to Wear This Easter No Matter Where You Are in Egypt

#MostafaKnowsFashion: 34 Outfits to Wear This Easter No Matter Where You Are in Egypt

By Mostafa Waheed   Whatever your Easter plans — partying at El Gouna with Toni Vegas? A casual brunch with the fam in Cairo? Getting high on life in Dahab at Safe & Sound Festival or in Fayoum at Oshtoora? — you’ll need to stay stylish. But with the promise of good food, plenty of time […]

Rush Rising: Every Sports Fan’s Dream Comes Alive in El Gouna

Rush Rising: Every Sports Fan’s Dream Comes Alive in El Gouna

When it comes to El Gouna every sports fanatic knows that RUSH is the spot to catch every international game or sporting event live from rugby to football! RUSH has every sports fan covered: along with 15 giant screens, RUSH has it’s very own PlayStation lounge and a variety of arcade style games including air-hockey, […]

Global Biking Initiative Boosts Tourism in Egypt by Cycling

Global Biking Initiative Boosts Tourism in Egypt by Cycling

By Nada Mohamed Kamal   Wait, what did you say? You want to cycle the entirety of the 360 km from Cairo to El Gouna in just 3 days? Well, this sounds very painful and impossible, but not for GBI. We stumble upon Global Biking Initiative, a non-profit organization that cycles for charity, but their most important goal is to […]

El Gouna’s Love Affair with Cairo Symphony Orchestra

El Gouna’s Love Affair with Cairo Symphony Orchestra

After the wild El Gouna Grand Slam 2016 night, we woke up feeling like we wanted nothing but the scorching sun and serene waters of the beach to touch us (then again, that’s every day). We headed to the beach where El Gouna Big Air was taking place and kitesurfers were soaring high, getting lost in the […]

Kitesurfers Ride El Gouna’s Waves for Grand Slam 2016

Kitesurfers Ride El Gouna’s Waves for Grand Slam 2016

Kitesurfing is one of the fastest growing water sports in the entire world. Poised to be included as an Olympic game, kitesurfing is now the new CrossFit, and nowhere is that more obvious than along Egypt’s coasts. Even with Egypt’s tourism struggling to recover, kitesurfers from all across the world are flocking to the motherland to take […]

1 2 3 4