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Get your own copy of Our Urban Futures

We are excited to announce you can now view (free on Scribd) or purchase (USD $10.00 on Amazon) a copy of Cairo from Below’s publication “Our Urban Futures.”  This volume explores the ideas for urban transformation held by young professionals and urban advocates in Egypt and documents the process and ideas generated through… 102 more words


On Homelands & Cynicism

The past couple of months have been life-changing for me. Traveling around alone is something I think every young person out there should have as a priority in life. 609 more words

Brain Doodles

Travel: Tourism after revolution

(Originally published in Asharq Al-Awsat)

We have every Elvis record there is,” George says, as he flicks the towel on his head behind his shoulder, before taking a gulp of beer. 1,242 more words

Walking to the pyramids; Cairo, Egypt

Leave the bikes in storage for a few days.  Cairo is a walking city.  It is possible to cycle in the city, although best to avoid late afternoon and evening when Cairo reaches a climax.   896 more words

baladilab in Vienna! workshop about Heritage in Cairo

LET’S TALK ABOUT HERITAGE Workshop, January 30, 2013

The workshop “Let’s talk about Heritage!” aims at presenting diverse case studies about the relationships between scholars, teachers, inhabitants and the built heritage of Cairo. 1,545 more words

Heritage Awareness