40 Arabic films in Zawya's Cairo International Film Festival

Sat, Apr. 29, 2017

Art-house cinema Zawya will host an Arab film festival, Cairo Cinema Days (Ayam Al Qahera Al Cinema’ya), May 9-16 to “bring life to Arab independent productions from the region.”

Bill Murray to release a music album this summer

Sat, Apr. 29, 2017

The 66-year-old comedian is recording a classical music album in which he will sing and perform literary readings this summer.

Goethe-Institute launches Cairo Contemporary Music festival

Sat, Apr. 29, 2017

Cairo Festival of Contemporary Music was launched last Thursday, at the Goethe-Institute in Cairo, to discuss the beginnings of contemporary music in Darmstadt.

Relaxing at the Renaissance

Sat, Apr. 29, 2017

A short drive from the airport, the pet-friendly Renaissance Cairo is a perfect spot to stay whether you’re there for business or need a break from the city.

From Our Archives: The Path of Faith

Sat, Apr. 29, 2017

On the trail of the Holy Family

Inside Deir al-Maymun, A Historic Egyptian Coptic Village

Fri, Apr. 28, 2017

The village of Deir Al-Maymun is located on the eastern banks of the Nile, around 100 km south of Cairo. It is said that Saint Antony’s asceticism lies at the origins of the village’s founding.

Shot on Location

Thu, Apr. 27, 2017

Throwback to three classic movies shot in Egypt