Flying Firefighters Are Actually a Thing in Dubai

Flying Firefighters Are Actually a Thing in Dubai

We don’t know about you, but we here at Scoop Empire think firefighters. We might be biased because we’re big fans of Chicago Fire (and its three *insert fire emoji* leading men), but whatever you might think. Firefighters are amazing, they get cats down from trees, save people’s lives, and thanks to this new system […]

This Floating Maadi Restaurant Takes Instagrammable Food to a New Level

This Floating Maadi Restaurant Takes Instagrammable Food to a New Level

  Living in Maadi, you don’t really have that many options when you’re craving a delicious meal with a side of a stunning view. You go out, meet your friends who are an hour and a half late, have mediocre food and bad shisha, go home, and that’s it. But then you get introduced to […]

The Nile Just Turned Brown and Egypt Is Freaking Out

The Nile Just Turned Brown and Egypt Is Freaking Out

  Egypt woke up today to River Nile that looks like a cup of coffee with milk. No one understands how this happened. Some assumed this was the result of negligence while others are jokingly calling it a Halloween prank or the true meaning of the local saying 3amalolna elba7r te7ina.    The two most common […]

These Beautiful Pictures Will Make You Want to Visit Kafr El-Sheikh

These Beautiful Pictures Will Make You Want to Visit Kafr El-Sheikh

Kafr El-Sheikh is one of the governorates of Egypt that you don’t seem to hear much from (but you really should). Its name literally translates to the “village of the chief.” It lies in the northern part of the country, along the western branch of the Nile in the Nile Delta.   Most Egyptians *cough* we […]

Israel Is Making Ramadan a Living Hell for Palestinians and Here’s Why

Israel Is Making Ramadan a Living Hell for Palestinians and Here’s Why

  Ramadan is a tough time for many this summer, with long fasting hours, extreme heat, and spiritual reflection, but in Palestine, surviving is a struggle. In traditional in-humane Israeli fashion, the clean water supply to a large part of the West Bank has been cut off because it wouldn’t be Ramadan in Palestine without Israel […]

18 Thoughts Everyone in Tagamo3 Is Having Because of the Water Cuts

18 Thoughts Everyone in Tagamo3 Is Having Because of the Water Cuts

By Laila Gamaleldin

If you live in Tagammoa or know someone who lives there, you’ve probably heard that the water has been out for a few days now. And we’re not talking about the water going on and off, we’re talking complete shut off for quite a while now. The reason behind the water being cut off is […]

12 Detox Water Recipes that Are Delicious and Nutritious

12 Detox Water Recipes that Are Delicious and Nutritious

By Nouran Samer

Drinking 6-8 glasses of detox water a day will definitely make a huge difference in your life. With a healthy diet, it not only helps to clean your body from toxins, but can also help with weight loss, relieving stress and much more. Try these recipes as a step towards a healthier life:     […]

Tips for Staying Hydrated this Summer

Tips for Staying Hydrated this Summer

It’s ironic that I would be writing an article on how to stay hydrated. I’m notorious for drinking waaay too much coffee and I find it extremely difficult to stay hyderated at times – especially during the scorching heat of Cairo summers. First of all – contrary to popular belief, not all fluid intake hydrates […]

World Water Day 2013

Water is essential to all life forms, us included. It covers  71% of our beloved Earth’s surface and comprises about  60% of our bodies on average. On Friday, March the 23rd, the UN celebrates World Water Day, International year of Water Cooperation. It might seem that there is plenty of fresh water out there. However, […]