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

Azza Fahmy Goes to El Gouna Thursday

Wed, Apr. 26, 2017

Premier luxury Egyptian jewelry house Azza Fahmy Jewelry is partnering with El-Gouna Beach Polo Silver Cup event.

Egypt on Celluloid

Tue, Apr. 25, 2017

With the earliest film projections using a Lumière Brothers’ cinematograph at the Toussoun Exchange in Alexandria on November 15 1896, Egypt witnessed the birth of filmmaking and screenings in their formative days, and quickly helped the industry grow bec

Visiting with Loula

Mon, Apr. 24, 2017

Tucked away in Alexandria’s bustling commercial Ibrahimiya district Loula’s nail spa offers manicures, pedicures and a slice of history.

What to do around Cairo In April

Sun, Apr. 23, 2017

Egyptian painter Karim Abd Elmalak mixes portraits of beautiful women with interesting architecture in his oil paintings.

Palace Intrigue

Sat, Apr. 22, 2017

From royal palace to modern history, the Marriott hotel is the home of glamour on the island of Zamalek. In his illustrated book Zamalek—My Home Island, Wael Abed, tells the story of the iconic hotel

Flavors of the World

Fri, Apr. 21, 2017

Egypt Today takes you on culinary journey through the world—right here in the capital, as we ask three five-star chefs to share their favorite international dishes.