Month: September 2015

Eid and Nuweiba

Eid is one of the most important holidays for Muslims worldwide. It’s a feast of sacrifice where people kill and eat all the cows, sheep, goats, baby goats they can find. The story dates back to Abraham. When his people were hungry God told him: “sacrifice your son to feed your people” and Abraham was …

Walking in Cairo

Downtown Cairo Street

Here are some tips for walking around Cairo, it should be a certified skill… walk in the middle of the street, be as annoying as you can to cars, they are parked on the sidewalk anyway so the street is yours too do not be afraid of cars, cars generally stop or just honk at you …