Ladies and Gentlemen of Egypt, We Give You the Most Exclusive Lounge in the Country

Ladies and Gentlemen of Egypt, We Give You the Most Exclusive Lounge in the Country

Ladies and gents of Cairo, you’ll no longer be bothered by the existence of young millennials anymore because you now have Speakeasy.     Situated in the heart of Korba, Speakeasy is the most exclusive lounge and restaurant in Egypt. The venue’s haute-hideaway serves up gourmet Mediterranean culinary creations in a sumptuous setting made for mingling, mixing and […]

You Will Never Use Cairo Public Restrooms After Reading This Story

You Will Never Use Cairo Public Restrooms After Reading This Story

  We were thrown back reading this post by Facebook user Marie-France Lakah about Paul’s ladies’ room in Korba’s branch. Apparently an Egyptian woman found a mobile phone filming women as they use the ladies room.     We contacted Paul’s branch manager for updates where he confirmed the incident and told us the janitor is […]

Berna Ibrahim’s Red.Move.Now.: Celebrating Music and Fashion at The Garden

Berna Ibrahim’s Red.Move.Now.: Celebrating Music and Fashion at The Garden

  The fourth event of the Red.Move.Now. movement has been announced and it’s all about style and sound, hosted by one of Cairo’s most fashionable movers and shakers, Berna Ibrahim.   @brnibrahim has accepted the #challenge! It’s time to celebrate #fashion and #music at the #garden In #helipolis this coming Monday! Let’s do this #RedMoveNow […]

12 Indefinitely Crowded Spots In Cairo

12 Indefinitely Crowded Spots In Cairo

Some places just never get old; no matter how crowded, Cairenes somehow find themselves constantly heading there. We suffer from excruciating waiting lists and people cramping our space once inside, we breathe each other’s carbon dioxide, we can’t hear each other, but these places have been doing such a great job, people are simply addicted. […]

‘We Will Ride Bicycles’ 2nd Anniversary

‘We Will Ride Bicycles’ 2nd Anniversary

Girls’ Revolution and Go Bike are celebrating the second anniversary of their “We Will Ride Bicycles” event next Friday, Jan. 31. The initiative aims to advance women’s rights in Egypt, from combating the country’s rampant sexual harassment to promoting freedom of expression and movement. “Because it’s our right, as girls, to choose comfortable means of […]

The Scoop Behind Cairo’s Korba Cleanup

The Scoop Behind Cairo’s Korba Cleanup

Lately, Korba has changed from a neighborhood that was once the most beautiful place in Cairo into a neighborhood with street vendors selling shoes and sunglasses from their cars and cafés that are not only using the pavement as part of their shops but that have also expanded onto the streets themselves, allowing half a […]