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Three of the Most Fascinating Historical Destinations in Egypt

In Egypt, soaking up history is a soulful affair! From a learning visit to historical mosques to a moonlit tryst with the Great Pyramids and absorbing enchanting views of silver-topped palaces and minarets along the mighty Nile River; there are plenty of ways to let that astounding history permeate into your soul and skin. 310 more words

Middle East

Inside Al Nasir Muhammad Bin Qalawun Mosque

The Sultan Al Nasir Muhammad ibn Qalawun Mosque is an early 14th-century mosque at the Citadel in Cairo, Egypt. It was built by the Mamluk Sultan Al Nasir Muhammad in 1318 as the royal mosque of the Citadel, where the Sultans of Cairo performed their Friday prayers. 38 more words


Beyond Moda is Taking You To Happy Places !

TODAY we will announce the first series of our Happy Places Project

Beyond Moda collaborated with Dina Ashry the girl behind DK Makeup In a Happiness places project . 47 more words

Fashion Photography

REVIEW: The Yacoubian Building by Alaa Al Aswany

I found this book at the same store where I bought my other “magic book”, A Golden Age (Tahmima Anam).

The book was on my wishlist, and then somehow I managed to find it at the store near my office. 309 more words


Egyptian-Canadian journalist imprisoned in Cairo weighs appeal

WATCH ABOVE: Parents of a journalist jailed in Egypt make a renewed call for his release.

TORONTO – An Egyptian-Canadian journalist imprisoned in Cairo is weighing whether he will appeal his conviction and go through the “circus” of a retrial. 463 more words


Cairo, Egypt Travel Video

Cairo, Egypt Travel Video – Upon arrival, the choreographed chaos here hits you like a ton of bricks. It doesn’t take long, however, to acclimatise to Cairo’s wall of noise, snarl of traffic, cry of hawkers and blanket of smog, and get drawn into the hypnotising charm of this pulsating metropolis. 130 more words