Four clubs, four communities: The Maadi Club

Community sporting clubs are a deeply entrenched pillar of the city of Cairo. Sporting, hunting, yacht and soccer-based clubs are scattered around suburbs and communities throughou [...]
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Memorializing the ‘Grand Hotels’ of Egypt

In “Grand Hotels of Egypt: In the Golden Age of Travel,” Andrew Humphreys gives a detailed history of the flourishing Egyptian travel industry between the mid-nineteenth and tw [...]
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Government to encourage local ownership of Sinai lands

The Egyptian government will not allow lands in the Sinai specifically allocated to locals to be sold or traded to other parties, the Minister of Agriculture announced Friday, in a [...]
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For the Love of Olives

Green, black, ripe, raw, whole or as an oil, the health benefits of olives in all their forms are extensive. According to the International Olive Council, “The olive fruit is a d [...]
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Paraffin Treatment in Sharm EL Sheikh

Paraffin is wax and doesn’t contain water,but essentiel oils. It is solid until heated in paraffin heater and becomes liquid. The machine keep temperature steady 50-55 degree [...]
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Egypt’s Sharm El-Sheikh national museum begins 2nd stage of construction

Museum, which will be home to some 7,000 artefacts from prehistoric to modern times, enters second phase of construction, which will include completion of the museum’s interior a [...]
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Researchers find cancer in Ancient Egyptian mummy

A professor from American University in Cairo says discovery of prostate cancer in a 2,200-year-old mummy indicates the disease was caused by genetics, not environment. The genetic [...]
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Disappear into the dunes from Sharm EL Sheikh

Siwa Oasis is not one of those places you hop in your car to go to last minute, but if you decide to go, it’s definitely worth the long drive. Siwa is a desert oasis in the Weste [...]
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Winter mosquitoes fight the cold in Sharm EL Sheikh

Contrary to popular belief, mosquito season isn’t just summertime — you’ll have to deal with them in winter, too. “Mosquitoes do not have hibernation periods,&# [...]
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The Power of Yoga

Yoga in Sharm EL Sheikh ! There is no underestimating the power of yoga-an ancient spiritual practice involving meditation, plainness and spiritual enlightenment, as well as physic [...]
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