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Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Cross-border

Hajj Ride, Would You Cycle To Saudi Arabia For Hajj?

While most Muslims are preparing to pay for their flights, eight men are riding their bikes to Mecca to perform Hajj.…
Palestine

UNESCO names 3rd Palestinian Site on List of World Heritage Sites

If you are in Palestine this summer, make sure you visit the ancient city of Hebron! Earlier in July, Hebron…
MENA

Top 13 MENA Universities..Seniors, Get Ready!

The end of your senior year is approaching and you need to go through all the monotonous, time taking, scary…
MENA

5 Surprisingly Beautiful Sites You need to Visit in the Arab World!

If you’re a big fan of travelling, then you’d be surprised to find out that there are a great number…
UAE

Dubai Opera Opens to Boost the City’s Cultural Life

For the past decade Dubai has been building itself up to become a radiant center for travel and tourism. Grand…
Jordan

The Discovery of a New Monumental Structure in Petra

For two centuries archaeologists have documented thousands of monumental structures within Petra, the capital of the Nabataean empire. But two…
UAE

4 of Dubai’s Cool Off Resorts

Known for having one of the warmest and most appealing climates in the world, Dubai attracts visitors from across the…
UAE

Three of the UAE’s Exciting Theme Parks

The UAE has built an impressive collection of theme parks and attractions that have travelers flocking from across the globe…
UAE

Four of Dubai’s Hair-Raising Attractions

Dubai is a magical city that attracts tourist every year from across the globe. Home to some of the biggest…
Lebanon, Turkey, Cross-border

Cycling to Heal Children: Cyclist Micky Chebli Raising Money for Lebanese NGOs

Children are the basis of every community. With them, the future finds its way. In Lebanon, many children and adults…
Lebanon

The Chain Effect Promoting Cycling Through Street Art

Cars, beeping, honking, yelling, frustrated congested streets. What’s the solution?! What do you wish for when there’s absolutely no way…
Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, UAE, Morocco

Arab Cuisine Made Artsy in Dubai!

There is no doubt that Arab cuisine is timeless, and there is no harm in sparking it with a flair…
Kuwait

OxAdventure Globalizing Youth Since 2013

Have you ever wished you could travel the world and have an adventure? Who hasn’t! Well, OxAdventure, a non-profit organization based…
Palestine

Palestine’s First Female Taxi Driver

Palestine is among the list of Arab countries that are ruled by the patriarchal society. It is definitely a man’s…
Egypt

King Ramses the Great: First Mummy to be Issued a Passport

Valentine’s is over and it’s nowhere near time for Halloween, but Ramses II has been out and about! Some people may…
UAE

Car Free Day: An Annual Event in Dubai

It’s not easy imagining a day without cars filling the streets. But it’s a nice vision, isn’t it? Can you…
Egypt, Saudi Arabia

Bey2ollak: An Egyptian App for Avoiding Traffic

Everybody hates traffic and more often than not, we can be stuck in it for hours! Imagine a population of…
Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Morocco

Snowmen: Middle Eastern Style

With the recent snowstorms and the substantial drops in temperatures, many countries have witnessed a flurry of activity taking place in…
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