Kafr Wahb: A Model for all Villages

‘Kafr Wahb,’ a small village located in the heart of Menofiya, some 60 km from Cairo, was selected in 2013 by the United Nations...

15 Places to Plan Your Next Trip Around

We've travelled a lot over the past few years and amassed quite a bit of knowledge. Based on our experience, here are our top...

The Beginner’s Guide to Adventure Travel in Egypt

By Rana Kamaly Adventure tourism has been on the rise in Egypt for the past few years, as more and more people opt out of...

Alanya: Where the Sun Smiles Turkish

By Hanan Solayman A heavenly beach resort on Turkey’s southern coast in Antalya, Alanya brings in millions of tourists who pour in between May and October...

Discovering Laos

By Najla El Halwagy   Laos is a mountainous and landlocked country in South-East Asia bordered by Myanmar (Burma) and China to the northwest, Vietnam to...

Sailing the Red Sea

By Tanya El Kashef Photos by Tanya El Kashef & Sherif Zohny In July 2015, I took part in a sailing voyage from Athens to...

SEVILLA

By Najla Riad To understand Sevilla’s culture and traditions, you have to know its history and the influence of the Arabs during the Moorish era,...

Fes: The Labyrinthine City

By Ahmed Kafafi Getting lost anywhere might be annoying, except in the twisted alleys of the Moroccan city of Fes - the biggest intact medieval...

Gharb Soheil: A Village Saved from Diaspora

by  Riad Tawfik   With the construction of the Aswan Dam, later known as the High Dam, came the largest immigration of Nubians from their homeland...

Sa7el: The Egyptian Riviera

By Amina El Fayoumy El-Sahel’s 250-kilometer strip has become the prime summer destination for Egypt’s upper and upper-middle classes.  But just how did it come...

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