6 Reasons Why This Rideable Carry-On Won’t Sell Well in the Arab World

6 Reasons Why This Rideable Carry-On Won’t Sell Well in the Arab World

  Arabs are known for two very important traits, their obsession with luxurious things and always being late to their appointments — I would know, I’m an Arab.     That is why this rideable suitcase seems to be every Arab’s dream carry-on at first glance. It looks cool AF, it’s hassle-free, and it will […]

Mykonos Beach Bar Nammos Loses Its License

Mykonos Beach Bar Nammos Loses Its License

Greece — Mykonos, to be specific — has always been the Middle East’s favorite beach destination, mainly because of how close it is to the Arab World.     For all the Arab wanderers who love to have some fun in the sun in Mamma Mia land, we have some bad news for you: Nammos, […]

UPDATE: Egyptian Engineer in Marsa Alam Beaten to Death by Italian Tourist

UPDATE: Egyptian Engineer in Marsa Alam Beaten to Death by Italian Tourist

  This is a sad month for Marsa Allam. Just when we thought the worst thing that could happen is shutting down a beach after a shark attacked a tourist, it seems that things keep getting stranger.   Tarik Al-Henawy, a supervising engineer who was working at a hotel in Marsa Alam, south of the […]

Marsa Allam Beach Shuts Down After Shark Attack

Marsa Allam Beach Shuts Down After Shark Attack

A 20-year-old female Austrian tourist, Christine Schachinger, was attacked by a shark on Saturday morning in the Red Sea, causing the Minister of Environment, Khalid Fahmy, to ban all diving and snorkeling activities for 48 hours.     Schachinger was in good health after undergoing a hip wound surgery on Saturday. “There is no threat for the […]

Egypt Listed As ‘One of Least Safe Countries For Solo Female Tourists’

Egypt Listed As ‘One of Least Safe Countries For Solo Female Tourists’

  For endless decades, Egypt has been one of the biggest touristic countries in the world. At one point, the Pyramids were on everyone’s bucket list. The country had an endless flow of incoming tourists, that is until the January 25 revolution took place, followed by a damaging political turmoil.   The economic and political […]

Kiteloop Releases Statement After Being Completely Demolished by Authorities

Kiteloop Releases Statement After Being Completely Demolished by Authorities

  One thing Egypt has been suffering from for the past few years is the almost non-existent tourism. Our top touristic cities that used to get fully-booked all year round have now turned into ghost towns.     It was a shock to everyone to hear that the authorities have completely demolished Kiteloop camp in Ras […]

Why People Should Stop Claiming That “Dubai Is Fake”

Why People Should Stop Claiming That “Dubai Is Fake”

As the Middle East’s first urban destination, we here at Scoop Empire write a lot about the region’s hottest spots; mainly Dubai. Nearly every week, something interesting is happening in the emirate. From introducing driverless buses to the tallest observation wheel in the world, robot cops and more; it has everything.   Via Ajman Business Setup   Which leads […]

The Mysterious Case of the Polish Girl That Died in Egypt

The Mysterious Case of the Polish Girl That Died in Egypt

The article has been updated since the time of its publishing to confirm that Zuk was indeed abused.

  In what is another tourism PR nightmare for Egypt; Magdalena Zuk a 27-year-old Polish girl mysteriously died in Egypt a few days ago. A story that has heavily been covered by Polish media, but has gotten little to no attention in Egypt. Magdalena’s death remains mysterious due to the little to no details that […]

#EveryoneIsWelcome: The Way Los Angeles Welcomed Visitors from the Middle East Is Inspiring

#EveryoneIsWelcome: The Way Los Angeles Welcomed Visitors from the Middle East Is Inspiring

  The people of Los Angeles teamed up with the LA tourism board to send a clear message; everyone, and they mean EVERYONE, is welcomed in Los Angeles. The initiative came to life to counter President Donald Trump’s plans to to travel ban Muslims, as well as build a wall along the US southern border.   […]

5 Places that Prove Bahrain is an Underrated Holiday Destination

5 Places that Prove Bahrain is an Underrated Holiday Destination

The Arab world is packed with beautiful touristic destinations. People already acknowledge the beauty of visiting Egypt, Lebanon, Morocco, and the UAE; but have they every thought about going to Bahrain? Well, you should!   I myself am a Bahraini citizen who lives in Egypt that rarely visits Bahrain; only recently, I traveled to my […]