New Zealand Considers the Laptop Ban on Flights from the Middle East

New Zealand Considers the Laptop Ban on Flights from the Middle East

  New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English just announced that they’re considering to raise the security against flights from Muslim countries in the Middle east.   The new rules would follow similar measures taken last month by USA, UK, and Australia. Minister of Transport told Reuters in an interview in Dubai that “The New Zealand […]

Essential Cyber Security Tips to Stay Safe While Traveling

Essential Cyber Security Tips to Stay Safe While Traveling

by Laura Fulton of Omnia Digital Agency

  Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing is working to attract 20 million visitors a year to the region by 2020.   But as Dubai Digital Consultancy Omnia sees all too often, the global teams they work with from the UAE and beyond often aren’t as knowledgeable on cyber security issues when traveling for business […]

Nomads: An Online Community That Pushes Forward Travel Culture in Egypt and Beyond

Nomads: An Online Community That Pushes Forward Travel Culture in Egypt and Beyond

by Rahma Zein

There is a love-hate relationship that always accompanies city life; you fall into a busy routine, and eventually you’re stuck. People cope in different ways; some dance and let loose on the weekends, some become certified couch potatoes after a long day of work, some travel whenever they can, and the heroes do it all. […]

EgyptAir Launches Its First Two All Women-Crew Flights

EgyptAir Launches Its First Two All Women-Crew Flights

  With President Al-Sisi promising that 2017 is going to be the women’s year in Egypt, many companies and organizations have seem to joined the cause, and EgyptAir is no different. Just this Wednesday, EgyptAir launched two flights with a women-only crew for the first time in the company’s history.     The two flights […]

Let My 9-Year-Old See Her Mother for the New Year

Let My 9-Year-Old See Her Mother for the New Year

by Amina El-Ghandour

  “When I speak, my every word speaks of you. When I am silent, I ache for you.” – Rabia   I first knew real pain when I lost my first born to a list of congenital anomalies. Ozzy was diagnosed with Warburg Micro Syndrome at the age of one. This genetic disorder snatched my […]

Toddler Air Travel: What to Know Before You Fly

Toddler Air Travel: What to Know Before You Fly

By the time my son was 13 months he had flown 16 sectors.  It wasn’t until the last flight that my son could walk and I needed to worry about entertaining him for 14 hours while we flew halfway around the world.  I tried to be as prepared as possible, but being thrown into the […]

Egyptian Coucla Refaat Takes Photography to a Whole New Epic Level

Egyptian Coucla Refaat Takes Photography to a Whole New Epic Level

  Have you ever dreamt of a journey to an exotic tropical area for the sole purpose of capturing life-altering moments with your camera? Don’t you just wish sometimes to find someone to share your experience with, someone who truly understands how looking through a lens can be an epic experience? Well, this is where this Egyptian photographer stands out. […]

10 Pieces of Advice on Traveling the World from a Woman Who’s Done It All

10 Pieces of Advice on Traveling the World from a Woman Who’s Done It All

Omniya Shafik is a 26-year-old Egyptian woman who quit her banking job in Abu Dhabi to travel the world. Now, she takes freelance jobs to support herself and occasionally comes back home before heading out on her next adventure. Here are 10 pieces of advice from Omniya, a year after she packed her bags and […]

15 Reasons Why Traveling Is The Best Therapy

15 Reasons Why Traveling Is The Best Therapy

They say traveling is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. I couldn’t agree more. To me, traveling is more of an occasional necessity than a luxury. Because the more I travel, the more I realize how much it can change the perception of a human being into one that’s more understanding, more compassionate […]