Egypt

Sketching the World: Andrea Muñoz’ Travel Diary

When she was three years old, Andrea Muñoz’ mother gave her a pen to keep her occupied. She’s been drawing ever since. Now, there is...

Why We Travel: Lessons from the Islamic World

I’ve always felt comfortable in the Islamic world. My childhood years in the UAE gave me a familiarity and understanding of Islam, a religion...

A Last-Minute Plane Ticket to Cairo

“Dozens Are Killed in Street Violence Across Egypt” “U.S. to temporarily shut down embassies around the world” These were the headlines as I was flying to...

Sinai: Where Colored Canyons Meet the Red Sea

Muhammed Ibrahim is a freelance cinematographer from Egypt who has always enjoyed travel photography.  Traveling to faraway untouched places--especially remote landscapes--allow him to trace...

City Perspectives: Mostafa Arafa’s Cairo (Part II)

Mostafa Arafa (@mostafa22) continues to show us his unique perspective of his home city of Cairo, highlighting the diversity among its inhabitants and addressing...

City Perspectives: Mostafa Arafa’s Cairo (Part I)

Mostafa Arafa (@mostafa22) shares his unique perspective of his home city of Cairo, Egypt in this week's City Perspectives.  How long have you lived in...