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Al Sorat Farm: Horseback Riding in Sakarra

Al Sorat Farm: Horseback Riding in Sakarra

A Veteran's Guide To El Gouna

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When you think of El Gouna, you think elite, sky-high benchmarks; supreme quality of living…

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WIN! A Weekend for Two at The Fairmont Nile City!

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We’ve teamed up with our lovely friends at the Fairmont Nile City to give one…

The Savvy Girl's Guide to Cairo Taxis

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Like a two-hour traffic jam on the Mehwar, late-night street food and a view of…

Bahareya Oasis: A 4x4 Excursion into the Black and White Desert

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Saying we could use a weekend escape from Cairo is a gross understatement for many…

Ahsan Nas: A Native's Guide to Alexandria

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Listen up, Cairenes. We Alexandrians have been the brunt of your jokes for generations; because…

The Red and Bent Pyramids: Forgotten Pieces of History

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We’ve all seen and heard of the Giza Pyramids. Most likely they’ve been a staple…

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Sharm El Sheikh on A Budget: Dive into Sharm And Not Into Debt

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Sharm El Sheikh is arguably one of Egypt’s hottest destinations for a long weekend of…

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Cairo Unknown: (Mostly) Cooler Underground

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Your taxi cab swoops past overloaded microbuses and motorcycles, seemingly making good time, until it…

Mokattam Hills: A Smoky Sunset

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There’s a bizarre sound atop the Mokattam Hills, one uncommon to Cairo. It’s a sound…

No Plans Yet for Sham El Neseem? Read This!

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Spring is officially here (though we suspect it started a few weeks ago with that…

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wael.hamdy

بوتشرز برجر – Butcher’s Burger بطاطس سيئة معاملةوحشة شايفيين نفسهم بيتعاملو مع الزبون بطريقة وحشة اللي بيقدملنا الطلب حكنالو على البطاطس المقليه بزيت…

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Karim Hedaya

Syriana: Easy Syrian Eats in Dokki Very rude staff. They were making fun of Egyptians ordering. It was good when it opened but now…

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Tai Torky

Nola Cupcakes Nola's has become the contender for quality cupcakes in Egypt. We use them for everything from birthdays to…

Rena

Dos Cañas Amazing view, excellent service, tasty food and unforgettable experience... thanks doscanas restaurant's team

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Nesma Houssien

شهر عسل ????

suzan

مكتبة مصر: جنة كتب حقيقية ومكان مريح للأعصاب في الجيزة عاوزة جدول دروات اللغة الأنجليزية والبوسي ماس

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Gallipoli: Quiet Beauty and Solemn Memories

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Forget Sharm, forget El Gouna, forget Egypt for a bit and think further afield. Destinations…

Al-Arish: Time to Relax

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Perched on the Mediterranean in Egypt's Northern Sinai, Al-Arish is a pleasant break for Cairenes…

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Yacht Rental at Ain Sokhna: Sail Away, Sail Away

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We all know that late winter is a time of year when our social life…

The Citadel: Cairo’s Ancient Fortress

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As familiar and known a sight as that of the Giza Pyramids, the medieval Citadel…

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Birqash Camel Market: A Souq since the days of Ibn Khaldun

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If you thought the only popular markets in Cairo were Khan El Khalili, Wekalat El…