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  1. Friday Finds: Hoda Barakat and ‘Snow’

    Arablit.org - Lifestyle 03.24 / 04:05 arablit.org
    "The bitter edge of the blustery cold softened as the fog dropped over the land, thick as a felt saddle blanket. The mountain paths and ravines were no longer distinguishable, making it impossible to guess how much distance remained ahead. Features of the landscape known popularly as the Frenchmen’s Chamber, Deaf-mute’s Crevice, St Severin’s Elbow, the Cross of the Sacred Heart, had all vanis…
  2. Puppy love: therapy pooches bring peace of mind at Spanish psychiatric center

    Egyptindependent.com - Lifestyle 03.23 / 20:03 egyptindependent.com
    Tucked away in Spain's Pyrenees mountains, patients at psychiatric facility Benito Menni stretch out across floor mats and stroke greyhound puppies Atila and Argi.Puppy love is part of the treatment for conditions such as schizophrenia.The facility, based in a town near the border with France, uses the dogs to help patients with intellectual disabilities and mental health conditions develop social skills and a sense of autonomy.Andres Garcia, 29, embraces Argi, a trained therapeutic…
  1. 9 Reasons Why Egypt’s Byoum is the Perfect Getaway

    Egyptianstreets.com - Travel 03.24 / 00:13 egyptianstreets.com
    Overwhelmed after a long week of work? Looking for an easily accessible getaway that is less than a movie’s length away? Just 90 minutes away from the grueling hustle and bustle of Cairo is Byoum – Egypt’s newest getaway in al-Fayoum. Byoum is Orascom Development’s latest 4-star hotel and real estate development. It is also [R…