Stories of heroin addiction and its horrors are often told, but what is equally important is the other side of it: the success stories of those who recovered. We speak to seven addicts to uncover the tales of how they kicked the habit, and got clean and sober.
Nestled on a small Aswan island, Agilika Eco-Lodge employs an unusual and refreshing concept; you determine how much you will be paying for your stay. Ahmed Samy speaks to the man behind unique idea, Timur El-Hadidi, about its founding, his philosophy, and the challenges he's faced along the way.
We speak to photographer, stylist, and art director Nouran Khalifa, who teamed up with a myriad of local talents and engineered one mammoth collaborative fashion shoot to spotlight style and sartorial skill in Egypt. Check out the beautiful shots, exclusively on CairoScene.
Last week, 150 refugees were found dead on the shores of Greek coast. As hundreds leave the coasts of Egypt daily, Valentina Primo delves into the story of a Syrian refugee woman to uncover what happens inside those boats, drifting in the Mediterranean, before they reach the European coasts. more
Ahead of the first Metal event of its kind in Egypt, we speak to musical curator and experimental artist Nader Sadek about the bands he's bringing in and his artistic journey between Egypt and the States. more