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2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Chicken Sandwich Episode

Hardee's makes better chicken than KFC?

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Nuggets Episode

Who will be crowned as the King of nuggets today?

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Fries Episode

Don't be too confident on who will win this time!

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Egyptian Brands vs Foreign Brands

Do you buy the foreign brand because you prefer it or is it for your prestige?

Elkonafa fel share3

Elkonafa fel share3

2 months  ago

El Konafa fel Share3: How Can we Deal with Polluters?

How can we deal with people who won't stop littering our streets?

Elkonafa News

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 19

Kisses on the right cheek could end depression!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 18

Asmaa El Masry wants to marry Mohamed Salah so that he can become the best player in the world.

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 16

Hossam Habib couldn't sing during his own wedding because of all of the love he received!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 17

Amr Adib believes that men do not commit mistakes... And Lamees El Hadidi answers...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 15

A christian won a free trip to the holy city of Mecca!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 14

Nadia El Gendy doesn't want to celebrate her birthday!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 13

Facebook can hug and kiss now!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 12

A woman tried to open the airplane's door during the flight!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 11

Special analysis of this week's news with Ibrahim Farouk!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 10

A bar owner kills a drunk customer who tried to attack her while she was praying...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 9

A box game between bride and groom during their wedding celebrations!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 8

Asmaa El Masry loves swimsuits and Sherine Abel Wahab does not like kissing!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 7

McDonald's fries cure baldness!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 6

Around 50 monkeys escaped from a zoo while a man called the ambulance to report a broken egg.

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 5

They arrested a fugitive that was sent to 750 years of prison...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 4

Mortada Mansour and Sama el Masry are running for the presidential elections!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 3

Apparently, men won't be of much use in the near future.

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 2

2018 looks like its going to be a special year...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Most Important News From 2017!

News to remember from 2017!

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

1 month  ago

El Mokhtasar El Mofid: Climate Change

The planet's weather is moody and we need to understand why!

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

1 month  ago

El Mokhtasar El Mofid: The Water Crisis in Egypt

Please avoid to shower in 3 hours...

شم النسيم

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

2 months  ago

El Mokhtasar El Mofid: How Did Sham El Nessim Start?

What does this special day represent?

The Capsule

The Capsule

1 month  ago

The Capsule: Mohamed Salah

The Egyptian King!

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Egypt-Russia Flights Resumed After 2.5 Years

Now that the Russians have lifted their flight ban on Egypt, tourism is predicted to pick up considerably.

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Stephen Hawking (1942-2018)

In memory of the great Stephen Hawking.

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Cairo International Women’s Film Festival

Make sure you check out Cairo International Women's Film Festival.

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule

The population problem in Egypt in numbers and our world ranking!

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: World Bank Loans USD 500 Million to Egypt For K-12 Education Reform

Do you think public schools in Egypt will improve after a USD 500 million reform?

عمر الشريف

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Omar Sharif

Celebrating a legend's 86th birthday... RIP Omar Sharif.

Originals

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

1 month  ago

El Mokhtasar El Mofid: Climate Change

The planet's weather is moody and we need to understand why!

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

1 month  ago

El Mokhtasar El Mofid: The Water Crisis in Egypt

Please avoid to shower in 3 hours...

The Capsule

1 month  ago

The Capsule: Mohamed Salah

The Egyptian King!

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Egypt-Russia Flights Resumed After 2.5 Years

Now that the Russians have lifted their flight ban on Egypt, tourism is predicted to pick up considerably.

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Stephen Hawking (1942-2018)

In memory of the great Stephen Hawking.

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Cairo International Women’s Film Festival

Make sure you check out Cairo International Women's Film Festival.

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule

The population problem in Egypt in numbers and our world ranking!

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: World Bank Loans USD 500 Million to Egypt For K-12 Education Reform

Do you think public schools in Egypt will improve after a USD 500 million reform?

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 19

Kisses on the right cheek could end depression!

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Chicken Sandwich Episode

Hardee's makes better chicken than KFC?

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 18

Asmaa El Masry wants to marry Mohamed Salah so that he can become the best player in the world.

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Nuggets Episode

Who will be crowned as the King of nuggets today?

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Fries Episode

Don't be too confident on who will win this time!

Blind Tasting

2 months  ago

Blind Tasting: Egyptian Brands vs Foreign Brands

Do you buy the foreign brand because you prefer it or is it for your prestige?

عمر الشريف

The Capsule

2 months  ago

The Capsule: Omar Sharif

Celebrating a legend's 86th birthday... RIP Omar Sharif.

شم النسيم

El Mokhtasar El Mofid

2 months  ago

El Mokhtasar El Mofid: How Did Sham El Nessim Start?

What does this special day represent?

Elkonafa fel share3

2 months  ago

El Konafa fel Share3: How Can we Deal with Polluters?

How can we deal with people who won't stop littering our streets?

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 16

Hossam Habib couldn't sing during his own wedding because of all of the love he received!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 17

Amr Adib believes that men do not commit mistakes... And Lamees El Hadidi answers...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 15

A christian won a free trip to the holy city of Mecca!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 14

Nadia El Gendy doesn't want to celebrate her birthday!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 13

Facebook can hug and kiss now!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 12

A woman tried to open the airplane's door during the flight!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 11

Special analysis of this week's news with Ibrahim Farouk!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 10

A bar owner kills a drunk customer who tried to attack her while she was praying...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 9

A box game between bride and groom during their wedding celebrations!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 8

Asmaa El Masry loves swimsuits and Sherine Abel Wahab does not like kissing!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 7

McDonald's fries cure baldness!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 6

Around 50 monkeys escaped from a zoo while a man called the ambulance to report a broken egg.

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 5

They arrested a fugitive that was sent to 750 years of prison...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 4

Mortada Mansour and Sama el Masry are running for the presidential elections!

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 3

Apparently, men won't be of much use in the near future.

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Part 2

2018 looks like its going to be a special year...

Elkonafa News

2 months  ago

El Konafa News: Most Important News From 2017!

News to remember from 2017!

Listicles

Listicles

2 weeks  ago

5 Very Good Reasons We Didn’t Go Out For Fetar In 2018

There are 5 more reasons to NOT go out for iftar with your friends than there are to go out. Here's a list of all those reasons.

Listicles

3 weeks  ago

5 Places To Have Suhur In The Remaining Week Of Ramadan

Heading into the last week of Ramadan, make the most of it by heading to these sensationally delicious suhur spots. They're a must!

Listicles

3 weeks  ago

6 New Ramadan Dessert Inventions and What We Think of Them

Some of these new dessert concoctions look super good on social media -- but how about in real life?

Listicles

2 weeks  ago

5 Egyptian Footballers Who Appeared on the Big Screen

Excelling at football doesn’t necessarily yield cinematic success.

Listicles

2 months  ago

5 Movie Remakes that Surpassed the Original Productions

These remakes have stood out and outclassed the original films!

Listicles

1 month  ago

6 Renowned Hollywood Productions that Featured Egyptians in Notable Roles

These actors have attained international recognition.

Listicles

2 months  ago

5 Documentaries Tackling American Foreign Policy

Five fine investigations of American foreign policy, unveiling real controversies in today's world.

Listicles

2 months  ago

7 Egyptian Expressions That Are Impossible To Translate

Technically you *could* translate them -- but they’d end up making zero sense.

Listicles

3 months  ago

What NOT To Get Your Mom This Mother’s Day

Also known as 11 reasons why Jumia and Souq.com want your mother to hate you.

Listicles

3 months  ago

5 Egyptian Celebrities Who Favored Art Over Their Medical Degrees

Celebrities who favored art over their white coats.

Listicles

4 months  ago

6 Challenges You Face When You Ride Egypt’s Microbuses

Maneuvering Egypt’s microbuses takes a particular skillset.

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5 months  ago

13 Life Lessons To Learn From The Show ‘The Office’

Who said you can't come up with life lessons from comedy?

gym in egypt

Listicles

6 months  ago

5 Types Of People You See At Egyptian Gyms

It wouldn't be an Egyptian gym without these specific people.

Listicles

6 months  ago

9 Signs That You’re Dating The Wrong Guy, As Told By A Guy

It's easy to be blinded by the guy you're dating, but we have a few signs you should look out for (straight from men!)

Listicles

6 months  ago

18 Things You Need To Do In Egypt in 2018

Your Egyptian bucket list for 2018.

Listicles

6 months  ago

9 Restaurants That Serve Fondue In Egypt

Restaurants that offer fondue are few and far in between.

Listicles

6 months  ago

11 Things Egyptians Who Lived In Saudi Arabia Can’t Forget

For those who spent some of their formative years in KSA.

Listicles

6 months  ago

15 Possible Saudi Movie Titles For 2018

In honor of the newly-lifted cinema ban in KSA.

Listicles

6 months  ago

7 Soup Spots In Cairo Guaranteed To Warm You Up

Best time of the year for a steaming bowl of soup.

Listicles

6 months  ago

Best Places To Buy Unique Christmas Gifts In Cairo (That Aren’t In Malls!)

Don’t waste time shopping for the same old generic stuff.

Listicles

6 months  ago

16 Vintage Pictures Of Egyptian Women In The 1960s

Beauty, style and strength.

Listicles

7 months  ago

6 Great Egypt Travel Vlogs Created By Tourists

What tourists had to say about their trips to Egypt...

Listicles

7 months  ago

12 Eclectic Pieces of Contemporary Egyptian Art

These artists have made names for themselves in modern Egyptian art -- keep your eyes peeled for their next exhibition.

Listicles

7 months  ago

15 Beautiful Paintings Inspired By The City Of Jerusalem

Art inspired by the beauty of Jerusalem.

Listicles

7 months  ago

6 Types of Pedestrians You See on Any Cairo Street

Walking in Cairo’s streets is tough, but sometimes driving can be a lot tougher – especially since murder is illegal.

Listicles

7 months  ago

5 Reasons Why The Egyptian Ahwa Is Better Than Any Cafe

Reasons you should shun overpriced, underdelivering cafes and go back to the basics.

Listicles

7 months  ago

5 Restaurants That Deliver Desserts to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Long day? Need dessert but are too tired to move? These restaurants will come to your rescue.

Listicles

7 months  ago

5 Dazzling Football Stadiums Every Football Enthusiast Should Add To Their Bucket List

Football is on everyone’s mind as the World Cup approaches, so we’re taking a look at some of the most iconic football stadiums in the world.

Listicles

7 months  ago

7 RiseUp Summit Sessions Every Egyptian Entrepreneur Should Attend This Year

If you’re at all interested in the Middle East startup scene, then the Riseup Summit should be underlined in red on your calendar this December.

Listicles

7 months  ago

5 Things They Don’t Tell You About Living In Zamalek

Zamalek is still arguably one of the nicest neighborhoods in the capital city, but we’d like to show you a side of Zamalek seldom talked about.

Listicles

7 months  ago

7 Downtown Cairo Spots That Have Been Around For Over 50 Years

From 58 years old to 125 years old, these iconic Downtown spots have witnessed decades upon decades of Egyptian history.

Listicles

7 months  ago

7 Best Restaurants in El Gouna

Heading to El Gouna sometime soon and not sure which restaurants are not to be missed and which are just meh? Well we did the research (and eating) for you.

Listicles

8 months  ago

6 Best Rooftop Bars in Cairo

The weather is starting to warm up, so why not enjoy it on top of the city?

Listicles

8 months  ago

7 Egyptian Caterers Who Specialize In Homemade Food

Have an event coming up but don’t want to slave in the kitchen? Still want to offer your guests good, clean homemade food though? Try out these caterers.

Listicles

8 months  ago

9 Obscure Asian Restaurants In Maadi You Need To Try

So under the radar, some people who actually live in Maadi don’t know about them.

Listicles

8 months  ago

10 Egyptian Startups That Scored Massive Funding

From $1.2 million total funding to a whopping $11 million worth of funding, these companies have secured the trust of venture capitalists and other investors both locally and regionally.

Listicles

8 months  ago

7 “Old is Gold” Restaurants in Zamalek

They’ve all been around for more than 10 years (some for decades), and while they might not be the trendiest or the shiniest, they’re all Zamalek classics.

Listicles

8 months  ago

17 Retro Egyptian Movie Posters From Back In The Day

We vote to revert back to creating posters like these.

Listicles

8 months  ago

10 Beautiful, Escapist Designs Of A Galactic Cairo

The whole collection kind of makes us wish our city truly was in a galaxy far, far away. 

Listicles

8 months  ago

7 Restaurants in Dahab To Try On Your Next Trip

Dahab mistakenly gives the image that all their restaurants are created equal, but that’s not the truth.

Listicles

8 months  ago

6 Ideas For Egyptian Halloween Costumes For Couples

We promise these costumes involve zero مُحن.

Listicles

8 months  ago

17+ Places in Cairo You Can Both Drink And Have Shisha

Looking for a place to kick back with a drink and shisha? We got you covered.

Listicles

8 months  ago

13 Gorgeous Photos Of Egypt From The 1870s-1890s

Mesmerizing pictures taken by Greek brothers in Egypt almost 150 years ago.

Listicles

9 months  ago

7 Tips For Buying A Car In Cairo

The right car can make you or break you – sometimes in the literal sense.

Listicles

9 months  ago

5 Films That Superbly Conveyed Literature To The Big Screen

We're shedding light on five iconic adapted films that enjoyed the acclaim of readers and movie enthusiasts alike.  

Listicles

10 months  ago

15 Upcoming Arab Artists

There’s a lot of great artwork worth checking out.

Listicles

10 months  ago

23 Hilarious Game of Thrones Memes

…to distract us from the fact that we won’t see it again till 2019.

Listicles

10 months  ago

5 Types of People You Meet When Playing Football With Friends

It's not your usual weeknight game of friendly football in this country without these certain players.

Listicles

10 months  ago

15 Things Egyptians Will Sadly Relate To

It's sad because it's true.

Listicles

10 months  ago

5 Types of Uber Drivers You Come Across in Egypt

If you're a frequent Uber rider in Egypt, then chances are high that you've stumbled upon at least one (or all) of these memorable drivers.

Listicles

11 months  ago

7 Ways To Work Out At Home For Free

Don’t feel like spending a fortune on a gym membership when you’ll probably only go twice? We got you.

Listicles

11 months  ago

14 Tweets That Sum Up All Egyptian Relationships

Leave it to Twitter to sum up the ups and downs of relationships in 280 characters.

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11 months  ago

10 Interesting Wedding Traditions Around The World

Wouldn't mind being a Greek bride and groom...

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Listicles

11 months  ago

7 Beach Weekends Which Are Perfect for Fall in Egypt

Sad that summer is over? It doesn't have to be, with these beach getaways that are just right for fall.

Entertainment

Listicles

2 weeks  ago

5 Very Good Reasons We Didn’t Go Out For Fetar In 2018

There are 5 more reasons to NOT go out for iftar with your friends than there are to go out. Here's a list of all those reasons.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Educational Disasters in Egypt

Teaching history through sha3by music is in there...

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Ads We Copied From The West

Is someone running out of ideas?

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Which One of These Stories are Fabricated?

There is nothing more than fabricated news. Play with us to see if you fall into the trap!

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Bromance Movies in Egyptian Cinema

If you are a bromantic person, then this is for you.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Different Types of People on Public Transportation

Watch this video before using public transportation in Egypt

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Extreme Reactions in Egyptian Cinema

Try to tolerate these reactions. We couldn't.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

The Evolution of Sha3by Music in Egypt

The essence of life.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Ten Movies that are Ten Years Old

Time passes by too fast!

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Mortada Mansour’s Opinion on Egyptian Art

If you fear him, do not watch this video.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Sex in Egyptian Movies

Another type of "love" this time...

Entertainment

2 months  ago

How to Flirt as per Egyptian Cinema

So that you do not spend Valentine's day alone again!

Listicles

2 months  ago

7 Egyptian Expressions That Are Impossible To Translate

Technically you *could* translate them -- but they’d end up making zero sense.

Entertainment

3 months  ago

Photographer Pascal Meunier Captures A Darkly Exotic Cairo

These photos showcase the dark beauty hidden in Cairo.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Egyptian Movies That Stirred Debates

Remembering the great Youssef Chahine!

Origins April's Fools

Entertainment

3 months  ago

The Origins of April Fools’ Day

How exactly did April Fools’ Day start?

Famous Dishes Egyptian Governorates

Entertainment

3 months  ago

Most Famous Dishes From Each Egyptian Governorate

Discover each governorate's most famous dish

Entertainment

3 months  ago

Exceptional Music Composers Who Revolutionized Egyptian Movie Scores

Movie soundtracks in Egypt would not have been the same without them.

Mummy

Entertainment

3 months  ago

The Story of the World’s First Mummy

We take a look back into Ancient Egyptian mythology to uncover how mummification began.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

Scenes We Copied From Foreign Movies

جيم أوفر Monster in law VS !

Entertainment

3 months  ago

7 Cartoons That Defined the Childhood of Every Egyptian 90s Kid

Before SpongeBob, these shows were the real deals!

Entertainment

3 months  ago

Man of The Moment: Mohamed Salah & Why He Needs To Remain At Liverpool

On Mo Salah, his records, and the World Cup.

Entertainment

3 months  ago

Q&A With Omar Madkour, Founder of Cairo Fashion Festival

Fashion geeks tune in: we've got your favorite person here.

Entertainment

3 months  ago

TV Series Produced Off Season: Could They Create Change in the Ramadan TV Marathon Map?

A one-on-one chat with ‘سابع جار’ producer Mohamed Hefzy.

Entertainment

4 months  ago

We Created The Egyptian Versions Of Barbie’s Inspiring New Dolls

These were the Barbies missing from our childhood.

Entertainment

4 months  ago

6 Oscar Snubs That Had Every Cinephile Burst Into Flames

Brilliant movies that flew under the Academy’s radar.

assassins creed discovery mode

Entertainment

4 months  ago

‘Assassin’s Creed Origins’ Is An Educational Tour Through Ancient Egypt You Weren’t Expecting

Who would have thought that a video game's 'discovery tour' would be the most interesting way of learning about Ancient Egypt?

Entertainment

4 months  ago

Egyptian Celebrities Whose Signature Hand Moves Are Just As Famous As They Are

What do Mohamed Mounir and Mamdouh Farag have in common?

ibrahim safwat

Entertainment

4 months  ago

Gamechanger of the Month: Ibrahim Safwat, Cairo Runners Founder

Ahead of the Cairo Runners marathon on February 23rd, we had a quick Q&A with its mastermind.

Entertainment

4 months  ago

5 Movies That Captured the Evolution of Downtown Cairo Throughout The Years

Watch Downtown Cairo evolve throughout the years in these must-see Egyptian classics.

Entertainment

4 months  ago

5 Enchanting Films to Binge-Watch This Valentine’s Day

These quirky movies are perfect for Valentine’s Day whether you’re part of a couple or single and no, Titanic is not on the list.

Entertainment

5 months  ago

5 Books You Need To Buy At The Cairo International Book Fair

Don’t let the fair pass you by without trying to score these Arabic and English books.

Entertainment

5 months  ago

Things You Try To Forget About Growing Up In Saudi Arabia In The 90s

They’re kind of funny now that we’re not actually going through them anymore.

Entertainment

5 months  ago

Your Guide To Winning Fake Arguments 101

Like any other skill, winning an argument needs to be practiced.

Entertainment

2 months  ago

The Romantic Scenes in Egyptian Cinema

Love has lit up the world!

Entertainment

5 months  ago

We Recreated Some Of Our Childhood Memories From The 90s

People who grew up in Egypt in the 90s will relate.

Entertainment

6 months  ago

Sports Anime You Should Watch If You’re A Captain Maged Fan

Baseball, rugby, boxing, ice skating and another sport you have to see to believe... anime didn't limit itself to just football.

Entertainment

6 months  ago

Shamelessly Copied Egyptian Movies, Vol. 1: الهرم الرابع vs. Mr. Robot

Not sure if Rami Malik would approve of his countrymen's work. 

Entertainment

6 months  ago

Video Roundup: 2017 in 160 Seconds

Some moments we’ll remember forever... and some, please God, just let us forget.

Entertainment

6 months  ago

14 French Songs Perfect For Winter Mornings

Start the day off right with a warm drink and a few relaxing French tunes.

Entertainment

6 months  ago

7 Awesome Youtube Covers of Classic Christmas Songs

A great (and new!) Christmas playlist to get you in the festive mood.

Entertainment

6 months  ago

10 Movies To Watch Before Christmas To Get Into The Spirit

It’s time for a Christmas movie marathon.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

Egyptian Commercials That Copied Ads Abroad

Creativity level: negative a million.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

The Real Names Of Our Favorite Arabic Cartoon Characters

Clark Kent = نبيل فوزي. Enough said.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

6 Dazzling Movie Plot Twists That Will Make Your Jaw Drop

These movies will mess with your head for some time to come.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

7 Foreign Productions That Featured Arabic Songs In Their Soundtrack

Movies that appreciated the beauty of Arabic music.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

6 Riveting Child Performances That Prove Age Is Just A Number

Performances that have gone down in history.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

Mohamed Salah: The Premier League’s Top Goalscorer

A look at some of Mohamed Salah’s best goals. 

Entertainment

7 months  ago

5 Things To Do When Stuck In Cairo Traffic

Cairo traffic unites us in our common hatred and simultaneous fear, but that doesn’t mean our hours wasted have to be a complete lost.

Entertainment

7 months  ago

5 Exceptional Movie Villains That Overshadowed The Protagonist

If you’re sick of the stereotypical movie villain, these five mesmerizing villains were so good that they overshadowed their films’ protagonists.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

Best of Egyptian #Inktober, Part 2

October is coming to a close, so let’s take one last look at the Egyptian art that’s been decorating our feeds.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

All 31 Egyptian Submissions For Best Foreign Film Oscar Since 1958

Egypt's Academy Award hopefuls for the past 59 years.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

12 Hollywood Movies That Take Place In Egypt

12 movies and blockbusters set right here in Egypt.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

How To Know When To Clap During Egyptian Plays

You know, in case you were confused or something.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

7 Modern Productions You Need To Watch This Halloween

Warning: these productions might make you spill some popcorn this All Hallows’ Eve – some with a particularly modern twist.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

7 Iconic Performances That Revolutionized The Structure Of Cinematic Characters

We go back in time to exhibit 7 iconic roles that significantly echoed on the careers of its performers and structured cinematic characters as we know them today.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

Best of Egyptian #Inktober, Part 1

It’s been 2 weeks since the start of October, aka Inktober, and the Egyptian talent found on social media has been pretty impressive thus far.

Entertainment

8 months  ago

6 Overwhelming Movie Soundtracks You Need On Your Playlist

6 compelling movie soundtracks that’ll spice up your playlist with some ecstatic vibes, so get ready to fall in love.

Entertainment

9 months  ago

10 Arabic Artists Who Decided To Sing In English

Every now and then, an Arab artist decides to break out of the box and sing in English. Some are surprisingly really good at it -- and some... well, you’ll see.

Entertainment

9 months  ago

Movie Review: Sheikh Jackson

An auspicious entry for The Academy’s Foreign Language shortlist.

Entertainment

9 months  ago

The Most Epic Scenes From 6th of October Movies

The same movies are played every 6th of October, but if you pay attention, there’s epicness to be found.

Entertainment

9 months  ago

What If “Breaking Bad” Was An Egyptian Series?

7 Egyptian actors who could play the roles of the American cast perfectly.

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9 months  ago

5 Films That Superbly Conveyed Literature To The Big Screen

We're shedding light on five iconic adapted films that enjoyed the acclaim of readers and movie enthusiasts alike.  

Entertainment

9 months  ago

The Catchiest Songs From Old Egyptian Musicals

Some of our favorite songs from these old-school Egyptian plays.

Entertainment

9 months  ago

5 Hit US Songs That Sampled Famous Arabic Tunes

Jay-Z wasn’t the only Western artist who appreciated Arabic songs enough to sample them.

Entertainment

9 months  ago

Evolution of Arabic Horror Movies

The line between horror and unintended comedy is very thin in Arabic movies.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

The Evolution of Amr Diab

Amr Diab has been singing for 34 years now. Let that sink in for a minute. 

Entertainment

10 months  ago

What Monster Are You, Based On Your Zodiac Sign?

Season 7 of GoT might be over, but it got us to thinking about Whitewalkers and other monsters. Find out which monster your zodiac sign represents...

Entertainment

10 months  ago

11 Best Duets Between Arab and Foreign Singers

To be fair, Tamer Hosny and Snoop Dogg’s song isn't particularly good, but just the fact that they did a duet together is enough to get them on this list. 

Entertainment

10 months  ago

8 Egyptian Commercials That’ll Have You Saying “WTF”

Hard to believe that someone paid money to create these.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

Words Used Over And Over In Arabic Songs: Volume 2 “يا ليل”

Is singing to the night a global thing or just here in the Middle East?

Entertainment

10 months  ago

Top 10 Existential Questions in Arabic Songs

Sometimes you ask a question to get an answer. Sometimes you ask a hundred that only make you question everything in your life even further.  

Entertainment

10 months  ago

How To Know If You’re Dealing With An Israeli, According To Egyptian Cinema

According to Egyptian movies, it’s something we need to watch out for.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

The 10 Worst Songs To Ever Come Out of Egypt

We have some amazing songs and works of art in the Middle East. These are not them.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

Arab Celebrities Before & After — كنا فين وبقينا فين

Money and time have helped many an Arab celebrity upgrade their looks. That's besides Tamer Hosny, he was just really in need of a pair of tweezers.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

Guess The Old Foreign Show That Aired on Egyptian TV

Calling all 80s and 90s kids: can you guess the foreign show just from part of its theme song?

Entertainment

10 months  ago

How To Know You’re Watching An 80s or 90s Egyptian Movie

The 80s and 90s were indeed an interesting (and entertaining time) in the history of Egyptian cinema.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

The Evolution of Arabic Love Songs

From the 1950s to present day, Arabic love songs have certainly evolved... we're just not sure if it was for the better.

Entertainment

11 months  ago

How 4chan Trolled An Entire Nation

The bizarre story of how a frog became a symbol of white supremacy.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

How To Do A Seduction Scene, According To Egyptian Cinema

Looking to steam things up? Egyptian cinema will provide a pointer or two.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

11 Egyptian Rappers You Need To Start Listening To

If you don’t listen to Egyptian rap, now’s the time to start.

Entertainment

10 months  ago

Words Used Over and Over in Arabic Songs: Volume 1

Who would’ve thought “lalalalalaley” would be so popular?

Entertainment

10 months  ago

10 Old-School Egyptian Jingles We’ll Never Forget

Warning: these commercial jingles have the ability to get stuck in your head for a long, looong time.

Travel

Travel

1 month  ago

A Bit of Montaza in Istanbul

From the shores of the Mediterranean to the Bosporus Strait, Egypt has left an extraordinary mark largely unknown to Egyptians.

Travel

2 months  ago

Ancient Egyptian Temples Found Abroad

Ancient Egyptian temples you can find abroad!

Travel

2 months  ago

This 4 Minute Video Captures The Timeless Beauty of Alexandria

You’ve never seen Alexandria quite like this.

Travel

4 months  ago

26 Travel Websites That Will Make Your Next Trip Abroad So Much Easier

Thinking of planning a trip anytime soon? Make sure you give these travel websites a visit first for travel hacks galore.

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Travel

5 months  ago

25 Vintage Travel Posters That Promoted Tourism in Egypt Back In The Day

These simple but sincere posters were powerful enough for people to travel to Egypt for decades.

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Travel

5 months  ago

10 Best Hotels In Egypt, According To Trip Advisor

You might be surprised by some of the hotels on the list.

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Travel

5 months  ago

7 Underrated Spots In Africa Every Egyptian Should Visit

Why is it that Africa, our very own continent, is the one we explore the least?

Travel

6 months  ago

Last Minute New Year’s Trips For All The Procrastinators Out There

Totally dropped the ball in regards to planning a New Year's trip? We got you.

Travel

7 months  ago

10 Most Beautiful Mosques In The Middle East And North Africa

Some of the most breathtaking Islamic architecture in the region.

Travel

7 months  ago

6 Ecolodges in Egypt To Visit When You Need Peace Of Mind

Feeling anxious or overwhelmed these days? Send your brain (and the rest of you) for some mental and physical R&R.

Travel

7 months  ago

9 Boutique Hotels You Should Try At Least Once in Egypt

For when you want something slightly more unique and memorable than a standard room at the Hilton.

Travel

7 months  ago

7 Winter Destinations In The Middle East

Whether you’re looking for snow or a warm weather destination, the Middle East has something for everybody come winter.

Travel

7 months  ago

13 Best Diving Sites in Egypt, As Ranked By Professional Divers

A bucket list for any Egyptian diver.

Travel

8 months  ago

15 Amazing Dany Eid Photos From Around The World

One of the best photographers the Middle East has to offer.

Travel

8 months  ago

Where to Travel in Egypt, According to Your Hobbies

You don’t need to travel far for some five-star entertainment and extreme sports.

Travel

9 months  ago

Things Egyptians Shouldn’t Try To Do In China

Tipping is a big no-no.

Travel

9 months  ago

Egypt’s Best AirBnBs Outside of Cairo

Thinking of doing some domestic travel? Don’t limit yourself to the mercy of overpriced and underwhelming hotels.

Travel

10 months  ago

Egypt And Palestine Are The Two Fastest-Growing Tourist Destinations in 2017

Finally, some good news for Egyptian tourism!

Travel

10 months  ago

How To Still Enjoy Gouna On A Budget

Contrary to popular opinion, "El Gouna" and "budget" are not mutually exclusive.

Travel

10 months  ago

7 Beautiful Towns and Villages in the Middle East

The true beauty of the Middle East often lives outside of its capital cities.

Travel

10 months  ago

14 Amazing Places in Egypt That Aren’t The Pyramids

While the Pyramids will always remain Egypt's biggest claim to flame, they're by no means the only one.

Travel

11 months  ago

How to Travel Abroad Even After the EGP Devaluation

Don't worry, it's not an impossible dream.

Travel

11 months  ago

Lake Como: 5 Hours and A World Away from Cairo

Want to spend an exceptional long weekend somewhere? Look no further.

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11 months  ago

7 Beach Weekends Which Are Perfect for Fall in Egypt

Sad that summer is over? It doesn't have to be, with these beach getaways that are just right for fall.

Travel

11 months  ago

13 Awesome Places in Egypt You Probably Never Knew About

We all think we know Egypt like the back of our hand. But do we really?

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3 days  ago

How You Can Take a Stand Against Merciless Pet Shops In Egypt

After three animals died of heat stroke in several of Maadi’s pet shops, animal lovers knew they had to take action.

Lifestyle

2 months  ago

10 Exercises to do in less than 10 minutes

Forget Cross-Fit, forget the gym, this is where the real action is at.

Lifestyle

3 months  ago

Changing Careers: What’s More Important, Stability or Satisfaction?

The importance of doing something you value can determine your happiness.

Lifestyle

4 months  ago

How to Get Rid of Toxic Relationships/Friendships

The more you get attached to toxic people, the more you realize how harmful and disappointing they can be. Here's guidance if you want to get over a toxic person.

Lifestyle

4 months  ago

5 Reasons Why Uber & Careem Just Aren’t That Good Anymore In Egypt

We're all suffering in the same boat with Uber and Careem.

Lifestyle

4 months  ago

Your Guide to Good Deeds On-The-Go In Egypt

Maybe you don’t have time to volunteer at an NGO or foundation, but there’s still so much you can do.

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Lifestyle

5 months  ago

5 Places Every Keen Reader Should Visit in the Cairo International Book Fair

The Cairo International Book Fair is only open for a few more days, so make the most of it!

Lifestyle

5 months  ago

Here’s One Simple Thing You Can Do In Egypt To Help the Environment

It might be tough to adopt a green lifestyle in Cairo, but not impossible.

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Lifestyle

5 months  ago

Phone Apps That Can Help Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick

Keeping up with New Year’s resolutions can be tough. Thankfully, the perks of the 21st Century are here to help.

Lifestyle

5 months  ago

6 Best Honeymoon Destinations in Egypt

Private pools, luxury cruises, beach villas... all perfect for a honeymoon right here in Egypt.

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Lifestyle

6 months  ago

How To Deal With Different Types Of Difficult People At Work

Your office jam-packed with difficult people? Expert John Hoover knows the best way to deal with them.

Lifestyle

6 months  ago

10 New Year’s Resolutions that Actually Make Sense

Make 2018 the year that you actually make realistic resolutions for once.

Lifestyle

6 months  ago

5 Christmas Parties Taking Place In Cairo On December 25th

Celebrate Christmas with a few drinks, a few friends and some great music.

Lifestyle

6 months  ago

We Reimagined And Recreated Some Of Zamalek’s Iconic Doors And Windows

It's Cairo (and Zamalek in particular!) reimagined. Can you guess these buildings by their doors and windows alone?

Lifestyle

6 months  ago

Ultimate Guide To Spending New Year’s Eve Alone At Home

Bid farewell to 2017 in style (from your bed).

Lifestyle

7 months  ago

15+ Christmas Bazaars (Plus Christmas Carols!) In Cairo This Year

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas...

Lifestyle

7 months  ago

Video: How Sexual Harassment Is Discussed In Egyptian Media

And then we wonder why Cairo is the least safe mega city in the world for women.

Lifestyle

8 months  ago

5 Golden Tips For Maintaining A Healthy, Long-Lasting Diet

Healthy ways to *consistently* keep that extra winter weight away.

Listicles

8 months  ago

7 Egyptian Caterers Who Specialize In Homemade Food

Have an event coming up but don’t want to slave in the kitchen? Still want to offer your guests good, clean homemade food though? Try out these caterers.

Lifestyle

8 months  ago

6 Easy Ways To Teach Yourself To Be Trilingual In Egypt

Trying to learn a third language but don’t have much time (or brainpower) for it? We’ve got a few hacks for you.

Listicles

8 months  ago

17+ Places in Cairo You Can Both Drink And Have Shisha

Looking for a place to kick back with a drink and shisha? We got you covered.

Lifestyle

8 months  ago

9 Reasons to #AdoptDontShop in Egypt

You don’t need to spend a fortune to get a new four-legged companion. There are tons waiting for you at the nearest shelter, and they can’t wait to give you all the love in the world.

Lifestyle

8 months  ago

Egyptian Women Take To Social Media With Countless #MeToo Stories

As residents in the world’s most dangerous city for women, Egyptian women share thousands upon thousands of #MeToo stories.

Lifestyle

8 months  ago

9 Out-Of-The-Box Weekend Activities in Cairo

For those weekends at home in Cairo when you’re desperate to do something different.

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

7 Different Ways We Reimagined Cairo

We were inspired to give our own El Konafa spin to “Cairo Reimagined”.

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

Worldwide Celebrations After Egypt Qualifies For The World Cup

We’ve been waiting for 28 years!

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

Bizarre Things That Happened In The World Of Egyptian Football, Part 2

Part 2 of our compilation of some of the strangest things that have happened in Egyptian football.

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

Is Black Henna Real Henna? What You Need To Know Before Getting Henna

Safe practices for henna, and what you need to stay away from.

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

Bizarre Things That Happened In The World Of Egyptian Football, Part 1

From the players to the commentators to the coaches, moments of insanity are frequent in Egyptian football. 

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

Back To School — As Told By Egyptian Cinema And Theatre

A look at a few of the most iconic school scenes in Egyptian movies and plays.

Lifestyle

9 months  ago

Moving Out of Your Parents’ House in Egypt 101

Think all you need to move out is money? Think again.

Lifestyle

10 months  ago

Funniest Egyptian Commercials of the Past 3 Years

While Egypt does have some horrific commercials, when we decide to get creative, we’re a force to be reckoned with.

Lifestyle

10 months  ago

10 Concerts That Had The Biggest Crowds In History

Can you imagine being in a concert with 3.5 million other people?

Travel

10 months  ago

How To Still Enjoy Gouna On A Budget

Contrary to popular opinion, "El Gouna" and "budget" are not mutually exclusive.

Lifestyle

10 months  ago

10 Depressing AF Arabic Songs

In the mood to bawl your eyes out? Or just depressed and want to make it even worse? Give these 10 Arabic songs a listen.

Lifestyle

10 months  ago

Want To Quit Your Job And Freelance? Here’s What To Expect (The Real Deal)

To freelance or not to freelance, that is the question.

Listicles

10 months  ago

5 Types of People You Meet When Playing Football With Friends

It's not your usual weeknight game of friendly football in this country without these certain players.

Lifestyle

10 months  ago

Guess The Cartoon From Your Childhood

Can you guess all these cartoons that aired in Egypt in the 80s and 90s based on their theme music alone?

Listicles

10 months  ago

5 Types of Uber Drivers You Come Across in Egypt

If you're a frequent Uber rider in Egypt, then chances are high that you've stumbled upon at least one (or all) of these memorable drivers.

Listicles

11 months  ago

7 Ways To Work Out At Home For Free

Don’t feel like spending a fortune on a gym membership when you’ll probably only go twice? We got you.

Listicles

11 months  ago

14 Tweets That Sum Up All Egyptian Relationships

Leave it to Twitter to sum up the ups and downs of relationships in 280 characters.

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Listicles

11 months  ago

7 Beach Weekends Which Are Perfect for Fall in Egypt

Sad that summer is over? It doesn't have to be, with these beach getaways that are just right for fall.

Reviews

Listicles

3 weeks  ago

5 Places To Have Suhur In The Remaining Week Of Ramadan

Heading into the last week of Ramadan, make the most of it by heading to these sensationally delicious suhur spots. They're a must!

Reviews

2 weeks  ago

Best Budget Places to Have Suhur in New Cairo

On a tight budget? Living in Tagammu'? Not to worry. Read our guide on the best budget places for a satisfying suhur in New Cairo.

Listicles

3 weeks  ago

6 New Ramadan Dessert Inventions and What We Think of Them

Some of these new dessert concoctions look super good on social media -- but how about in real life?

Reviews

2 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Top Shawermas of Cairo

Things are about to get heated.

Reviews

2 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Pepenero

An affront to Italy.

Reviews

3 months  ago

Baobuns: A Behind-The-Scenes Look at the Newest Specialty Fast Food Restaurant in Egypt

A Q&A with the founder and co-founder of the first Baobun fast food restaurant in Egypt.

Reviews

3 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Sedar’s New Campaign

For their 125th anniversary, Sedar is stepping up their game.

Reviews

3 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Bianolla, The Storytelling Café

If you're traveling alone to Dahab, you have to visit this place.

Reviews

4 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Box Meal (Dahab)

Box Meal: The best Asian restaurant in Dahab

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Reviews

5 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Ismail Pasha Burger

Once a burger bike, now a restaurant, Ismail Pasha Burger is the next big thing in Cairo’s burger scene.

Listicles

6 months  ago

9 Restaurants That Serve Fondue In Egypt

Restaurants that offer fondue are few and far in between.

Listicles

7 months  ago

5 Restaurants That Deliver Desserts to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Long day? Need dessert but are too tired to move? These restaurants will come to your rescue.

Listicles

7 months  ago

7 Downtown Cairo Spots That Have Been Around For Over 50 Years

From 58 years old to 125 years old, these iconic Downtown spots have witnessed decades upon decades of Egyptian history.

Listicles

7 months  ago

7 Best Restaurants in El Gouna

Heading to El Gouna sometime soon and not sure which restaurants are not to be missed and which are just meh? Well we did the research (and eating) for you.

Listicles

8 months  ago

6 Best Rooftop Bars in Cairo

The weather is starting to warm up, so why not enjoy it on top of the city?

Listicles

8 months  ago

9 Obscure Asian Restaurants In Maadi You Need To Try

So under the radar, some people who actually live in Maadi don’t know about them.

Listicles

8 months  ago

7 “Old is Gold” Restaurants in Zamalek

They’ve all been around for more than 10 years (some for decades), and while they might not be the trendiest or the shiniest, they’re all Zamalek classics.

Listicles

8 months  ago

7 Restaurants in Dahab To Try On Your Next Trip

Dahab mistakenly gives the image that all their restaurants are created equal, but that’s not the truth.

Reviews

8 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Road 7 Pizza Bar

A little pizzeria hidden in the mazes of Maadi.

Reviews

9 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Crimson

Beautiful views and steep prices.

Reviews

9 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: The White Owl

The Maadi home of handmade pasta and vegan cream sauce.

Reviews

9 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: CaiRoma

We went to see for ourselves if this little Italian eatery was truly the “real deal” it claims to be.

Reviews

10 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Da Riccardo Pizzeria

Is Le Pacha’s latest restaurant on par with the rest?

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Reviews

11 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Bocca

A surprisingly great place in Mohandiseen. Wonders will never cease.

Reviews

11 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: O’s Pasta

Cute little pasta place that's worth trying for lunch.

Reviews

11 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Pane Vino

Italian food with a great view.

Reviews

11 months  ago

El Konafa Reviews: Tabla Luna (Zamalek Branch)

We review the disappointing sister branch of Tabla Luna Maadi.

News

Lifestyle

3 days  ago

How You Can Take a Stand Against Merciless Pet Shops In Egypt

After three animals died of heat stroke in several of Maadi’s pet shops, animal lovers knew they had to take action.

News

2 months  ago

It’s #WorldHeritageDay And People Are Tweeting Some Awesome Stuff

It’s World Heritage Day, and Twitter has become a proud Instagram for the day.

News

2 months  ago

Egypt Is Not Just Cairo: Reconstructing Upper Egypt

After years of neglect, Upper Egypt is set for reconstruction.

News

3 months  ago

What Is Egypt’s Stance On Pornography?

If Egyptian society condemns porn so much, then why are we some of its biggest consumers?

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News

3 months  ago

From 1863 – 2018: The Dream of Renovating Downtown Cairo Lives On

Khedive Ismail had a dream, and we're about to make it happen again.

News

3 months  ago

AIESEC: An In-Depth Look At Its Big Plans in Egypt for 2018

AIESEC's second big visit to Egypt is scheduled.

News

3 months  ago

HIV is Spreading at an Alarming Rate in Egypt, and Most Egyptians are Completely Unaware

And we need to contain it and find solutions.

News

3 months  ago

Kelabi: An Egyptian Couple Revolutionizing Treatment of Dogs in Egypt

A story about a couple changing our perception of animal treatment.

News

4 months  ago

Someone in Egypt is Finally Tackling Waste

Egypt has a waste problem, and we need to support companies and initiatives like this one.

News

4 months  ago

Egyptians: Are We Arabs?

Discussing a crisis of identity, solidarity and principles.

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News

4 months  ago

You Can Now See The “Screaming Mummy” At Cairo Museum In Tahrir

The Screaming Mummy has stumped archaeologists for 132 years.