Everything You Need to Know About Dubai Harbour

Everything You Need to Know About Dubai Harbour

  Oh my! His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai has just announced the development of Dubai Harbour (do not confuse it with Dubai Creek Harbour). What’s that, you say? Well, let us tell you it’s a new waterfront destination that is going to […]

An Unforgettable Experience at Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah in Dubai

An Unforgettable Experience at Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah in Dubai

  Okay, so we spent a night at Waldorf Astoria in Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah, and we just can’t get over it. We really can’t! Situated on the East Crescent of the iconic Palm Jumeirah and surrounded by the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf, Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah shares stunning views of the glittering […]

#ScoopXGrandHotel: Win a Stay at the Actual ‘Grand Hotel’ in Aswan with Gezira Travel

#ScoopXGrandHotel: Win a Stay at the Actual ‘Grand Hotel’ in Aswan with Gezira Travel

    Ahhh, Grand Hotel! The mosalsal that captivated the hearts of every single Egyptian (and Arab). Whether you’re in love with Ali and Nazly’s Notebook relationship, love to watch Kesmat Hanem go evil or relate to the amazingess that is Amin, we’ve all checked in the Grand Hotel and we don’t want to ever leave. […]

The Actual ‘Grand Hotel’ Is Booked for the Entire Summer Thanks to the Mosalsal

The Actual ‘Grand Hotel’ Is Booked for the Entire Summer Thanks to the Mosalsal

                                                                                           Photo credit: www.classic-collection.co.uk   Everyone’s favorite Ramadan mosalsal, Grand Hotel, is […]

Meet Downtown Cairo’s Newest Hotel: Steigenberger El Tahrir

Meet Downtown Cairo’s Newest Hotel: Steigenberger El Tahrir

  On one of our recent sleepless nights spent scrolling through the social media black hole, we saw a link being shared on Facebook of Downtown Cairo’s newest addition: the Steigenberger Hotel El Tahrir, and we had so many questions. Do they not know that tourism is down? (They’re obviously very optimistic.) Is that the old Mogamma building? […]

Il Monte Galala Is Set to Redefine Vacationing in Ain Sokhna

Il Monte Galala Is Set to Redefine Vacationing in Ain Sokhna

Ahhh, Ain Sokhna. Our savior from boring Cairo weekends and our easiest getaway. But let’s be honest, spending anything more than a weekend in Ain Sokhna could get a little bit boring. Well, not anymore as Tatweer Misr Developments join forces with top Italian architects, 5+1AA, to create a little part of Italy on Egyptian soil that aims […]

World’s Biggest Hotel to Be Built in Makkah

World’s Biggest Hotel to Be Built in Makkah

  The world’s biggest hotel is being planned for construction in Makkah. The hotel, slated for completion in 2017, will be 45 stories tall, containing 10,000 bedrooms, 70 restaurants and four helipads.     The desert fortress-style hotel will have a 10-story podium with 12 towers built on top, and the base of the building will […]

Escaping Dubai with Marjan Nights at the DoubleTree

Escaping Dubai with Marjan Nights at the DoubleTree

Arriving to Ras Al Khaimah after a long day at work last Thursday, I was honestly half regretting deciding to leave Dubai when all I really wanted was my bed and peace and quiet. However, I significantly started to cheer up upon entering the arch demarcating the entrance to the DoubleTree by Hilton Resort & […]

5 Recipes You Didn’t Know The Waldorf Created

5 Recipes You Didn’t Know The Waldorf Created

The Waldorf Astoria Hotel is synonymous with prestige and lavishness. As a timeless piece of history, this landmark has welcomed kings and queens, stood witness to historic events and rolled out the red carpet for the glitzy and glamorous of each decade. You may recognize the iconic gold capital letters and grandiose lobbies, but did […]

Mommy Diaries: Luxor All The Way

Mommy Diaries: Luxor All The Way

  The last time I went on a girls’ trip I was a totally different person. I was single. I had a teeny tiny waist and no bags under my eyes. It was like a lifetime ago. So when I got the opportunity to leave the husband and monkeys behind, I didn’t think twice. I’ve […]