Tag: Food

Things to do in Sharm el Sheikh

Sharm el Sheikh is Egypt’s oldest and most popular holiday resort. Its fantastic weather attracts visitors from Europe and the rest of the world all year round. During the day, holiday makers relax on the beaches or by the pool and at night, Sharm Old Town and Naama Bay come to life with plenty of […]

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Your Guide in Sharm El Sheikh

More than a few Egyptian traditions today derive from very ancient times, including the holiday known as Sham el Nessim, which may have been celebrated as early as 4,500 years ago. For Egyptians, Sham el Nessim (Sham el Nisseem, Sham el Niseem), literally meaning sniffing the breeze, marks the beginning of the spring. It falls immediately […]

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Your Guide in Sharm El Sheikh

We love food. We love the real, down to earth, tried-and-tested, handed-down-through-the-generations, local Egyptian food. Here is your chance to learn how to make these local delicacies in your own home. And just so you know what to ask for, we have added how to say the ingredients in Arabic. No more excuses, off to […]

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Your Guide in Sharm El Sheikh

We love food. We love the real, down to earth, tried-and-tested, handed-down-through-the-generations, local Egyptian food. Here is your chance to learn how to make these local delicacies in your own home. And just so you know what to ask for, we have added how to say the ingredients in Arabic. No more excuses, off to […]

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Your Guide in Sharm El Sheikh

We love food. We love the real, down to earth, tried-and-tested, handed-down-through-the-generations, local Egyptian food. Here is your chance to learn how to make these local delicacies in your own home. And just so you know what to ask for, we have added how to say the ingredients in Arabic. No more excuses, off to […]

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The Four Seasons’ “8” restaurant puts a decadent twist on Cantonese classics Eight restaurant at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza offers authentic and delicious food Our waitress tells us that the number eight is very important to the Chinese. Not seven or 13 like other cultures, eight is the lucky number. It is a symbol […]

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Your Guide in Sharm El Sheikh

Well I am just back from a nice day diving on the house reef at Makadi Bay in the glorious Red Sea. I have not been in the water for a few weeks so it was nice to be getting wet again. The weather actually seemed a bit bleak this morning with a cold wind […]

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Now about that extra flub. Social networks have been buzzing with talk of the “inevitable” weight gain. “We haven’t yet lost the kilograms we piled on during the previous curfew, so watch out!” Dr Ehab Salama, obesity and underweight treatment consultant says that stress and anxiety, topped by an early curfew, are the easiest way […]

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As stress and anxiety mount, people get depressed and sleep deprived. Top that with a curfew and you have the shortest path to piling on extra weight! Talking to experts about ways to counter the stress, lower anxiety levels, improve your sleep in times of distress – and avoid the inevitable extra kilograms that come […]

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“Fasting in Ramadan develops in a person the real spirit of social belonging, of unity and of equality before God. This spirit is the natural product of the fact that when people fast they feel that they are joining the whole Muslim society in observing the same duty, in the same manner, at the same […]

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