Drop Everything Because Dahab’s Ralph’s German Bakery Is Opening in Maadi

Drop Everything Because Dahab’s Ralph’s German Bakery Is Opening in Maadi

by Karima Galal

  If the picture above does not make you feel things, then you should honestly just leave (unless you like food then you should definitely stay). Dahab’s very popular Ralph’s German Bakery that has pretty much amassed a cult following has released the best news ever.   A post shared by Ralph’s German Bakery (@ralphsgermanbakeryeg) […]

Sliders: The Ultimate Proof That Size Doesn’t Matter

Sliders: The Ultimate Proof That Size Doesn’t Matter

When choosing a place to eat, I consider several things: food quality, prices, cheese, and portion size! The first time I visited Sliders with a friend, I wasn’t really excited; primarily because of the very definition of the word “sliders.”     ‘Slider’ is an American term for a small sandwich. And I – as […]

Portuguese Legend Manuel Jose Takes over Wadi Degla’s Soccer Schools

Portuguese Legend Manuel Jose Takes over Wadi Degla’s Soccer Schools

  Last Wednesday, the Egyptian football scene witnessed a massive surprise by Wadi Degla Sporting Club. That announcement included the appointment of sports tycoon Manuel Jose as their new technical adviser for Wadi Degla’s Soccer Schools.   Anyone who knows basic football would tell you that, appointing the Portuguese legend as the technical adviser for […]

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 […]

I Tried South African Food for the First Time, and This Is What Happened

I Tried South African Food for the First Time, and This Is What Happened

Okay so, I love food. Like really love it. It is one of the main reasons why I wake up in the morning and withstand life’s slings and arrows of injustice. One of the best things about food is that there are so much of it; styles of cooking, herbs that will give the dish […]

Expats in Cairo, Here’s How to Avoid Being Conned by Your Landlord/Broker

Expats in Cairo, Here’s How to Avoid Being Conned by Your Landlord/Broker

by Dan Griffiths

It’s the time of year again when property rentals go crazy across Maadi (and other parts of Cairo) due to new foreigners coming, and existing foreigners either ending contracts or leaving Egypt. As the admin of the group Maadi Landlords – Good & Bad, I would like to give everyone some tips and ‘heads up’ […]

VIDEO: Explosion of a Central Security Vehicle in Maadi

VIDEO: Explosion of a Central Security Vehicle in Maadi

  A central security vehicle was targeted with a bomb last night, in a location close to Cairo’s Maadi Ring Road. The bomb killed First Lieutenant Ali Ahmed Shawky Ali Abdulkhaliq, and injured four others.     Initial investigations suggest that the bomb was left on the side of the road, by an unidentified group […]

These Cairo Sohour Spots Won’t Make You Break the Bank

These Cairo Sohour Spots Won’t Make You Break the Bank

If having sohour in overpriced Ramadan tents has consumed all your salary\allowance, and you’re searching for a sohour spots that are more on the budget, this article is definitely for you.   Prices have skyrocketed in recent months, but I’m quite sure that a small plate of Foul, Gebna bel Tamatem, Falafel, and yogurt cost […]

Here’s Why You Should Have a Mexican Suhour Tonight

Here’s Why You Should Have a Mexican Suhour Tonight

Cairo’s most authentic Mexican restaurant has tailored a special suhour menu, and it’s mucho bueno.   A post shared by Gringo’s (@gringosburrito) on Jun 10, 2017 at 2:03pm PDT   I’ve always been a fan of Gringo’s, ever since they were an only-delivery place (yes, that long ago), and I was immensely happy when they decided to […]

This Reaction Video to ‘Thug Samo Zaen’ Is Killing Us (in the Best Way)

This Reaction Video to ‘Thug Samo Zaen’ Is Killing Us (in the Best Way)

When you hear the name Samo Zaen, you expect to see butterflies, roses, a couple smooching in the rain and maybe a heartbroken friendzoned guy. The last thing you expect is a thug with a scar and a weird moustache.     Ta3m ElHayah (The Taste of Life) mosalsal has been a favorite topic on social media after […]

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