The Modern Exodus by Miriam Yosef, Germany

Moses led his people through the desert on the journey to the Holy Land. Those who are coming now neither have a leader nor are coming for religious reasons. They are mostly Sudanese, Ethiopians and Eritreans who escape from their homeland because of war and violence. They regard Israel as a safe destination. This is … Continue reading The Modern Exodus by Miriam Yosef, Germany

Blue Lagoon, Dahab by Yousra Serry, Egypt

Blue Lagoon, Dahab; or as some people prefer to call it "Egypt's secret getaway" as it was one of the few places untouched by tourism (not anymore though) that remains one of the most relaxing, simple, and gorgeous places in Egypt. An hour or so north of Dahab so you can visit by camel or … Continue reading Blue Lagoon, Dahab by Yousra Serry, Egypt

Mount Sinai/Gabal Moussa by Yousra Serry, Egypt

Mount Sinai, or Gabal Mousa, as we say in Egypt, is the place where it's believed Mousa/Moshe/Moses received the ten commandments from God. It's around a 3 to 4 hours climb and takes it takes between 2 to 3 hours to come back down ( depending on your pace and the strength you have left). … Continue reading Mount Sinai/Gabal Moussa by Yousra Serry, Egypt

The Power is the Pump of the Peace by Mohamed, Egypt

Peace is like a fruitful tree, for it to live, there must be a power protecting it. I remember when I was 9 years old, on the first day of school, crying and hugging my younger brother "Amr" while other students were hitting and insulting us. My brother "Amr" was crying, as he was so … Continue reading The Power is the Pump of the Peace by Mohamed, Egypt

A woman’s right to be a man by Yousra Serry, Egypt

As far as my limited education goes, women’s rights are all about their right to be and do whatever they’d like. However, that's not what I see nowadays. A lot of the so called ‘women’s rights fighters’ aren't even remotely fighting for this. Most women’s rights activists aren't fighting for women to live freely and … Continue reading A woman’s right to be a man by Yousra Serry, Egypt