Laila Hida

Marrakech, Morocco

Photographer and founder of Le 18, Laila Hida marches to the beat of her own drum in Marrakech’s fast-paced medina

Brownbook's September/October 2015 issue clocks in at the workspaces of the Middle East and North Africa

24 Hours in Havana

Havana, Cuba

Arabic radio shows, Shiraz saffron and a mini-mosque: Havana is home to unexpected Middle Eastern charms

Amina Elshafei

Sydney, Australia

Kimchi and kafta: the Egyptian-Korean cook and author shares the secrets of her kitchen

The Bahrain Pavillion

Milan, Italy

At a world’s fair, there are perks to being a wallflower

Rym Beydoun

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

From the Ivory Coast via Beirut, fashion designer Rym Beydoun touches ground in Addis Ababa

Falafel Talk

From a Saudi comedian to a baker in Tripoli, a selection of essays on the humble falafel

Persian Pop made in LA

Los Angeles, USA

DJ K-Sets returns with Persian pop anthems of the 1980s and 1990s produced in Tehrangeles

Danish Embassy in Riyadh

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

A Danish design for the desert stands out amongst Saudi Arabia's diplomatic architecture

Nidal Kersh

Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm’s ‘Mr Street Food’ consults his Palestinian roots before dishing out Swedish falafel