Mecca to Install the World’s Largest Umbrellas for Pilgrims

Mecca to Install the World’s Largest Umbrellas for Pilgrims

Saudi Arabia can be really sunny, AKA really hot, and that’s no good. In an attempt to combat the heat, they’ve decided to install the world’s largest umbrellas — covering 53×53 meters — in Mecca’s Grand Mosque.     The umbrellas will be ready just in time to provide shade for next year’s pilgrims.   […]

The UAE Is About to Get Really, Really Foggy

The UAE Is About to Get Really, Really Foggy

Okay so, this summer has been really hot and Mordor-y in the United Arab Emirates. Like, honestly, what is the point of going somewhere without AC?     To add to what is already a pretty uncomfortable condition, The National Centre of Meteorology and Seismology (NCMS) have announced that the UAE is about to get […]

Secrets Egyptian Gym Trainers Will Never Ever Tell You

Secrets Egyptian Gym Trainers Will Never Ever Tell You

by Nesrine El-Shehy

  If you’re expecting fitness tips and tricks, this is the wrong article for you. This article is about me getting my Nancy Drew outfit on and asking gym trainers all over Cairo to share their secrets that they’ve always wanted to take off of their chests but never did.     I hate it […]

‘Aladdin’ Casts an Incredibly Hot Jafar and the Internet is Already Rooting For the Villain

‘Aladdin’ Casts an Incredibly Hot Jafar and the Internet is Already Rooting For the Villain

  We have been overly excited about Egyptian-Canadian actor, Mena Massoud, making his biggest debut ever as Aladdin in Guy Ritchie’s highly anticipated movie adaptation; not to mention Will Smith as the Genie. But ‘Aladdin’ just announced who is playing Jafar, and it’s too much for anyone to handle.     Dutch-Tunisian actor, Marwan Kenzari, […]

Yasmine Sabry Nominated as One of ‘100 Most Beautiful Faces’ of 2017

Yasmine Sabry Nominated as One of ‘100 Most Beautiful Faces’ of 2017

Yasmine Sabri — Candidate for The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2017! Coming December 27th, 2017! 💯🏆❤️⭐️😍🌹📸💋#tccandler #2017 #independentcriticslist #100mostbeautifulfaces2017 #yasminesabri #egypt A post shared by TC Candler (@tccandler) on Jul 22, 2017 at 2:52pm PDT   Honestly, we’re far from surprised. Ever since Egyptian actress, Yasmine Sabry, graced our screens a few years back, […]

‘Halawet El Donya’ Has 40% of the Population’s Eye Candy and We’re Boycotting It in Ramadan

‘Halawet El Donya’ Has 40% of the Population’s Eye Candy and We’re Boycotting It in Ramadan

by Karine El-Tantawy

  Why would anyone do such a thing? We are quite aware of the effect of eye candy but it’s Ramadan for God’s sake. Why would anyone test our limits and cast four of the Arab world’s finest male specimens in one single mosalsal?   It’s only day three and our senses are already on […]

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 […]

Let’s Celebrate the Beauty of Dhafer L’Abidine Because We Can’t in Ramadan

Let’s Celebrate the Beauty of Dhafer L’Abidine Because We Can’t in Ramadan

by Karine El-Tantawy

What is Dhafer L’Abidine up to this year? Our timelines are packed with Dhafer Ramadan teasers and we’re loving it. Yes, we are quite aware of the fact that Ramadan is no month for Dhafer-daydreaming so we decided to get it all out of our system before the holy month begins.   Before I go […]

Cairo and Antarctica Literally Had the Same Temperature

Cairo and Antarctica Literally Had the Same Temperature

  Global warming is real people. Millions of activists have been saying it. Barack Obama believed in it and our beloved Leonardo DiCaprio dedicated his long awaited Oscar speech to it. Donald Trump, this one goes out to you.   When we think of the Antarctica, we think of avalanches, never-ending whiteness and body-numbing temperature. Guess […]

And the Award for Hottest Mama on Earth Goes to Mrs. Keepa

And the Award for Hottest Mama on Earth Goes to Mrs. Keepa

So this just happened on Instagram and we’re kind of freaking out. Fashion designer and blogger, Mrs. Keepa, have been turning heads with her hot as hell posts, her wicked style and that gorgeous face. We kind of thought that’s as good as it gets, but then she decided to post this photo of her […]