The World’s Most Expensive Painting Is Coming to the Middle East

The World’s Most Expensive Painting Is Coming to the Middle East

By Nadine Arab

Earlier this week, it was revealed that Leonardo Da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi; the world’s most expensive painting, is going to be exhibited at Abu Dhabi’s Louvre.   Da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi is coming to #LouvreAbuDhabi pic.twitter.com/Zdstx6YFZG — Louvre Abu Dhabi (@LouvreAbuDhabi) December 6, 2017   The newly opened branch of the Louvre museum in the […]

This French Bakery in Rehab City Is Your New Breakfast Spot

This French Bakery in Rehab City Is Your New Breakfast Spot

While scouting C town for hidden food gems — specifically in Rehab City, my friend and I stumbled upon Ble Dore, a small French bakery we never knew we needed. We decided to give it a try, and it was worth it.   A post shared by Blé Doré EGYPT (@bledoreegypt) on Nov 14, 2017 […]

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s Opening Day Tickets Just Sold out, but There’s Still a Way to Get One

Louvre Abu Dhabi’s Opening Day Tickets Just Sold out, but There’s Still a Way to Get One

The opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi is set to be a grand affair with four days of celebrations, Gulf News reported. These festivities will begin soon after the museum opens to the public on November 11.     An eclectic group of French world music artists are coming to Abu Dhabi to celebrate the opening […]

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 […]

Egyptians Hilariously React to Emmanuel Macron Becoming French President

Egyptians Hilariously React to Emmanuel Macron Becoming French President

France is celebrating their newly elected president, Emmanuel Macron, who is a pro-European Union centrist. According to the French Interior Ministry, Macron won his far-right nationalist opponent Marine Le Pon with 66% of the votes.   While everyone on social media has been wondering about his much older wife and their early romance, the whole Arab […]

Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards Celebrates 6 Young Egyptians That Ranked 1st in the World

Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards Celebrates 6 Young Egyptians That Ranked 1st in the World

  They say education in Egypt is not the best (or even close) but check out these six brilliant young individuals who dominated their fields. The British Council in Egypt announced the names of the winners of Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards in Cairo and Alexandria.   To find out that six of them were ranked first in […]

18 Everyday Frustrations Egyptian French Speakers Will Understand

18 Everyday Frustrations Egyptian French Speakers Will Understand

You must have come across one of those French speaking Egyptians that you either sort of despise or envy or both at the same time and don’t exactly know why? You blame them for adopting that French “je ne sais quoi” when they’re not even fully French (if at all) or for thinking they’re superior when […]

17 Times Dalida Was the Original Queen

17 Times Dalida Was the Original Queen

by Mostafa Waheed Fekry

“Kelma 7elwa w kelmeteen, 7elwa ya baladi.” You’re not Egyptian unless you know all the words to this Dalida song. Actually wait, you’re not Egyptian unless you love Dalida because she was the original queen. To get yourself ready for the Dalida biopic that just came out, we’ve decided to compile a list of our […]

Rami Malek Stars in Dior Homme’s SS17 Ad Campaign

Rami Malek Stars in Dior Homme’s SS17 Ad Campaign

Are you seeing this too? Mr. Robot star, aka Egypt’s pride and joy, Rami Malek has finally joined the Dior Homme family.     Malek isn’t the only star in this constellation, as the star joins pop icon Boy George, model Ernest Klimko and rapper A$AP Rocky for the French fashion house’s summer 2017 campaign, marking the first high-fashion […]

You Need to Watch the Teaser to This Dalida Biopic

You Need to Watch the Teaser to This Dalida Biopic

by Amira Cherif

  “Kelma 7elwa w kelmeteen, 7elwa ya baladi.” You’re not Egyptian unless you know all the words to this Dalida song. Actually wait, you’re not Egyptian unless you love Dalida because she was the original queen. Our hearts melted a little when we saw the teaser for Dalida Le Film, a biopic that will show […]