The Definitive Guide to Living in the Capital , Cairo , Egypt

Health & Fitness

Fairmont Day Use: Understated Luxury for a Day

Fairmont Day Use: Understated Luxury for a Day

Bandar Bowling: Cool Indoor Fun in Maadi

For those nights when we're partied out but can’t stand the thought of another evening…

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Yoga in Cairo: Finding a Place for Peace

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As the practice of yoga is becoming more widespread in Cairo, yoga classes around the…

Water Polo: A Manly Man’s Game

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Have you ever wondered what a bunch of men wearing Speedos, grabbing and touching each…

Samia Allouba: Work Out in Style

Acquiring a membership at a new gym can feel a bit like checking into a…

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Summer Skin and Hair: Home Remedies

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Summer is here, which means many weekends of basking in the sunshine are in store.…

360's Guide to Essential Oils for Natural Healing

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Smell is the only one of the five senses that goes straight into the ’reptilian…

Mohamed Al Sagheer: One-Stop Pampering Shop

The Capital features more than its fair share of salons and beauty centres to keep…

Hammam El Arbaa: A Ghetto Cleansing Adventure

Behind the towering World Trade Centre and Conrad hotel, in the narrow alleys of Shobra,…

World Gym: Heliopolis’ Answer to Gold’s

For all you Heliopolis people that are a little jealous of your lucky friends who…

Cairo Walking Group: Good Exercise Meets Adventurous Backroads

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Walking is an easy exercise that helps boost the body’s energy levels and maintain a…

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Muhammad.Saied

Bricks Good place to hangout with friends

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Høū Čïnë

مكتبة حلوان العامة شكرا

Waseem.El Tanahi

Gŭ Lounge One of Cairo's better nightspots at the moment. Best to reserve before heading there though as it gets…

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Dody JO

تشيك شاك: فراخ مشوية هايلة من مطعم فاست فوود في الزمالك حابه اقولكم تجربتى فى مطعم CHICK >SHACK و بالعربى شيك شاك عنوانه فى الزمالك اولا كانت شوربة اليوم…

Mohamed El Sherbieny

Deals This little hole in the wall bar is a great place to chill and meet new people. It's…

Royal Club Mohamad Ali: Where Posh Meets Practical

We’ve all been there. Your getaway plan has fallen through, leaving you stuck in Cairo…

La Villa No.36: Funky and Fresh, Not Your Status Quo

Everyone– well, almost everyone– has had a bad, if not awful salon experience. Whether the…

Gold’s Gym: Cardio Heaven

There may be masses of gyms in Cairo, but the good ones are few and…

Yoga: Saluting the Sun at Home

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While Cairo’s outdoors environment isn’t ideal for open-air exercise, the price of a gym membership…

Hammam El Talat Maadi: Good for the Body, Tough on the Skin

Maadi is very much a Cairo oasis; isolated from the hustle and bustle of the…