Tag Archive for Egypt

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Farewell, Wonder Child

Today Egypt has lost one of its greatest entertainers. Fayrouz, born Perouz Artin Kalfayan, passed away today. Known …

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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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This is Your Design

A Whole New Level of Design Tips and Tricks   Deciding to decorate your own house is a big step. While doable, i…

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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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Foul Me Once

    If there’s one thing Egyptians are famous for, it’s their ability to win anyone’s heart over with a spo…

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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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People we Love: Abla Fahita

Trendsetter Abla Fahita was a fashionista before it was cool. She’s a trendy little mama, while still retaining old s…

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Cairenes Run!

Last Friday, the 17th of April, saw the annual Cairo Runners Half Marathon, which has been taking place since 2012. T…

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Treat your Tastebuds

At Ted’s! The new place opened in City Stars mall, and we’re delighted that it did! Saturday, March 13th,…

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Fierce, Fearless and Fit!

Our Favorite 2015 Health Resolutions.       Deadlines, meetings, traffic jam and junk food are slowly killing us! Sta…

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More than a Stuffed Head

Dissecting Ahmad El Abi’s Colorful Portfolio       When you follow Ahmad El Abi on Instagram, you see the i…

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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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Conceptual Craze

Amina Zaher is a self-taught photographer. When describing her work she says, “it’s conceptual/Fine Art photography. …

The Egyptian Obesity Cuisine

The Egyptian Obesity Cuisine

The top killer cooking habits! It is very seldom that Egypt scores high in any international survey and statistic rel…

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Reborn!

After years of suffering, my journey to a healthy mind, body and soul   Many have been asking me over and over t…

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Hairstyling Like A Pro

L’Oreal Professionnel took Egyptian salons by storm when they brought their IT looks for Autumn/Winter 2015. Th…

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Did Barbie get Extinct?

Albert Einstein once said: “I fear the day that technology surpasses our human interaction.” Well, Albert Einstein, t…

Sabaya Team with Sameh Sobhy General Manager Semiramis InterContinental Cairo

Great Job, Sabaya!

The Semiramis Intercontinental, was awarded the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award for its Sabaya restaurant…

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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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Dining For A Pink Cause

Founder of Breast Cancer Foundation Egypt, Dr. Mohamed Shalaan, explained an informative presentation about causes, s…

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Amina’s Impressions

This weekend, we had the chance to meet with Amina Salem at Picasso Art Gallery in Zamalek where she exhibited a wond…

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Aly Mazhar Helps Egypt Be Fit

Egypt has been witnessing a surge of new entrepreneurs recently. While they are all special, some of them head for un…

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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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One Night in Gaza

“as long as we are alive we resist and we overcome” Imagine living with 1.7 million other people on a besieged land, …