Tag Archive for cairo

Writers before 30 (2)

Published before 30!

It’s time we shed some light on Egyptian writers who were able to publish their first book before tuning 30. That’s a…

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Hamada’s Antique Shop

Time Capsule in the Heart of Zamalek     If you happen to be into old school art, then you’ve probably been…

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Israa’s Story

  We received a request from Israa through the My Dream – We Make Dreams Come True Facebook group, in whic…

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Daring to Dress

Sexual harassment is a prevalent issue in Egypt, we already know that much. The blame is almost always thrown on the …

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Edith Piaf in Damietta

Despite all political, social and economic catastrophes, Egypt still retains its ability to exhilarate us with how su…

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Bored and Clueless? Go Padel!

Cairo kills! It’s a fact that everyone knows. It’s amazing how young entrepreneurs today are searching for other opti…

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Baroque-tastic Baby!

By Nayera El Zeki For the last couple of months we have been marking our calendars for lots of fashion events. Sudden…

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Darb1718 Turns 6!

One of our favorite art and culture centers turned 6 last night. Darb1718 celebrated its anniversary the way we had h…

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Decor

Last night was the screening of Ahmad Abdalla’s latest film, Decor, at the Cairo International Film Festival, s…

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13 Reasons why we Love CJC

After 13 incredible years, CJC proves to be the eternal entertainment hub in town! Here is why we love this place: &n…

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Fish In A Small Pond

Through the past few years we’ve been either reading about politics, fighting with friends about politics and coming …

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Food Ordering Hazards

We know that life isn’t perfect. We’ve made our peace with that. And there are nuisances that we can’t avoid. Orderin…

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Chef’s Market

We have Wesam Masoud to thank for this one. He decided to blend traditional and modern culinary techniques when creat…

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Fashion Garage

When fashion, design and charity blend!   Fashion Garage is a promising fashion hub where designers and divas meet. O…

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French Revolution!

Blooming décor pieces are the key to a happy home! Make sure to have a French item in your home to make it look prett…

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Chronic Dissatisfaction

Fear is the most toxic element on Earth. It boils silently into your blood creating chronic dissatisfaction. Some peo…

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Hanan’s Muses

With striking bold colors, broad lines and impeccable female portraits employed in each painting of hers, Hanan Ghane…

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For a Better World

Sheraton Miramar, under the principle of “Together for a better world for all”, participated with Al Amal association…

A rebel on insanity

A Rebel on Insanity

I didn’t want to reach the end of my life realizing I let somebody program me to be a “Good Dog”   “…

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Lilian’s Persona

Last December witnessed Lilian Wagdy’s very first photography gallery. The gallery, set up in Alqa’a Aldaiqa in Moham…

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The Right to Live

Visiting the Right to Live association for Special Needs makes you instantly feel that the world is a beautiful place…

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Stop being the Toxin!

Do one thing everyday that scares you. Notice The Way You Talk to Yourself. Stop The Stories, Live now! You think you…

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Rags and Tatters

With ‘Rags and Tatters’ Ahmed Abdallah has created one of the most important films around the revolution. It is a bea…

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2 Zobbat

‘2 Zobbat’ is the worthy follower of Essam Youssef’s bestseller ‘1/4 Grams’. Hardly on the shelves this one has alrea…

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Are you an Idiot?

Once upon a time there was a girl who did everything her parents, friends, neighbors, colleagues and doorman expected…

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Competition Detox!

Trying to continuously beat your competition at work is truly exhausting even for the top women professionals out the…

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The Army Fetish

We, Egyptians, are no strangers to a little bit of army-loving. It is not uncommon in other nations as well, but we h…

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The Detox File

Recycling our mind, body and soul…   With bad media, junk food, pollution, traffic and non-stop driving controlling o…

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The Laziness of the Soul

  It’s amazing how we begin as a sperm and end as dust. In between, we are formed of various touchable and unto…

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Townhouse Gallery

15 years of embracing women in art   Fifteen years ago, Townhouse opened its doors as the first independent art …

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Let’s Talk About Sex

Bored and frustrated with the mundane topic of politics, we decided to change to a more interesting subject. “Let’s t…

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50 Shades of Veil

Setting a trend in Egypt is a piece of cake. Making this trend fall out of fashion is another simple task. Lately, a …

Cairo Mood

Cairenes are known for several things, most of which relate to their humorous nature, improvisational skills, and inc…

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Digla

An alternative voice on the Nile With oriental infusions and edgy tunes, Digla entered the underground music scene. T…

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Hany Adel The Vanguard

By giving birth to Wust El Balad band, Hany Adel has been considered as a true game changer and a visionary above-boa…

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Curfew

Curfew is a short film directed by Sherif El Bendary as part of ‘18 Days’, a feature film consisting of 10 short film…