Marsa Al Arab: Dubai Announces New Mega Project

Marsa Al Arab: Dubai Announces New Mega Project

  His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the development of a huge new project; Marsa Al Arab.   Dubai Holding’s new tourist destination development is worth $1.7 billion. It is set to be developed on two brand new islands sitting on […]

New Egypt Court Ruling Backs Tiran and Sanafir’s Transfer to Saudi Arabia

New Egypt Court Ruling Backs Tiran and Sanafir’s Transfer to Saudi Arabia

by Rana Elhawary

In November 2016, The Egyptian Supreme Administrative Court reached a verdict regarding the Tiran and Sanafir Treaty. The verdict that was issued stated that Tiran and Sanafir were Egyptian islands and, correspondingly, the treaty made with Saudi Arabia is illegal, as it would require the surrendering of Egyptian territory to a foreign government.     […]

5 Reasons You Should Drop Everything and Fly to Mykonos Right Now

5 Reasons You Should Drop Everything and Fly to Mykonos Right Now

The Greek island of Mykonos is a majestic place surrounded by turquoise waves, lush sand, culture and beautiful maze-like cobblestone streets. This cosmopolitan island is one of the top summer destinations; it has been the “in” spot for years, hosting the most ravishing beach parties and welcoming world renowned celebrities to their memorable summer vacations. […]

Egyptians React to Tiran and Sanafir Islands Not Being Transferred to Saudi Arabia

Egyptians React to Tiran and Sanafir Islands Not Being Transferred to Saudi Arabia

  Egypt’s Administrative Court just annulled the decision to transfer the Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia, adding that the two islands should remain under Egyptian sovereignty.   Egyptians, of course, were ecstatic upon hearing the news, as they shared their happiness on social media. Here are some of their reactions:   […]

5 Things that Will Make You Book a Trip to the Philippines Right Now!

5 Things that Will Make You Book a Trip to the Philippines Right Now!

My husband and I went to the Philippines to celebrate our birthdays at one of the most beautiful islands, Boracay. We wanted nothing more than to lie in the sun and swim in the ocean. Well, Mother Nature had other plans and we spent most of our time indoors thanks to a typhoon. STILL, we […]