Celebrities

‘Eish Ya Alby is About Embracing Life’: Abu Opens Up About...

By Mariam Elhamy Just in time for Gouna Film Festival the Third Edition, Abu has released a new single Eish Ya Alby, inspired by a...

What to Expect from Gouna International Film Festival’s Third Edition

It is difficult to keep up with increasing expectations, but the team behind the Gouna International Film Festival (GIFF) seem up to the challenge....

Amr Youssef: Strong, Confident & Cool in Welad Rizk 2

The charismatic actor is back this summer with a follow-up to 2015’s blockbuster Welad Rizk, the action-packed story of four brothers wading deep into...

Food

Chandra Mahal on Maryotia Road in Giza

You may be asking yourself why on earth an Indian restaurant would open in the countryside; but a mere 10-minute drive from the Ring...

Hugo Bar and Kitchen’s Rosemary Ossobuco

Although this is not a dish usually cooked by mere mortals, the minds behind Hugo’s menu have granted access to their delicious Ossobuco recipe....

Char Bar at Four Seasons Hotel at The First Residence

Juicy, generously topped with cheese, and perfectly grilled burgers are an authentic American comfort food best served with crispy fries. That is exactly what...

Fashion & Beauty

6 Do’s and Don’ts of Hair Care

In the ongoing quest for perfect tresses, it is ever-so-easy to lose sight of the all-important basics. International hair and skin beauty consultant Samar...

6 Ways to Detox Post-Summer Skin

By Sara Saba Even with the most diligent sun protection and skin routine, your skin becomes exhausted after spending hours in the sun. Are you...

Easy DIY Natural Homemade Scrubs

Coffee, Coconut Oil, and Brown Sugar scrub Use a ½ cup ground coffee ½ cup coconut oil ½ cup brown sugar Mix the ingredients well then apply it...

Wellbeing

How Cairo Confessions is Supporting Positive Mental Health in Egypt

By Zainab AbdulAziz With close to 150 thousand followers, Cairo Confessions (CC) has grown since 2013 to become an anonymous sounding board for the struggling...

Tabibi: Shared Family Meals are Crucial for our Wellbeing

Gathering the family around the dinner table has become increasingly important in this fast-paced world we live in today. A world in which we...

The Nest at Botanica: A Blissful Retreat on Cairo’s Doorstep

When vacation season has been officially over for a while, the stress of city life starts to wear you down. Despair not, there is...

Entertainment

3 Start-ups by AUC Alumni You Need

Every day we come across new startups and initiatives that deserve a little spotlight. Our picks this month comes from a group of AUC...

The Tap: DJ Shaun Lawes Talks Music

Cairo-based musician DJ Shaun Lawes - aka Shunus, has taken the local music scene by storm with his sublime live electronic acts. It was his...

Home & Garden

Create your Own Wellbeing Space

Tone Up or Calm Down We’ve heard all the excuses in the book for skipping the gym or yoga class. Why not, when life...

Kenda Interiors: Customized Furniture and Stunning Home Accessories

If your curiosity didn’t force you to park and take a look, then you’ve definitely driven past Kenda Interiors in Sahel and wondered what...

Trendy Terraces, Gorgeous Gardens, Bijou Balconies

Who says summer is officially over? Not us. The balmy evenings will last at least a couple of months, so let’s make the absolute...