Your Middle East
Last updated: 11 August, 2014

Check out these photos from the best instagram user in the Middle East

Tired of violence and sensationalist headlines? An instagram user called "everydaymiddleeast" gathers photos from across the Middle East and North Africa. It's truly refreshing.

Egyptian couple at the cinema entrance.

#Boys play table #tennis on a #summer #evening at a #park in downtown #Tehran, #Iran.

Rozana with the babies, 2014, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

A tired cleaning lady finds her rest sleeping on a narrow shelf while travelers stream through Tehran airport’s ladies’ washroom in the middle of the night

Friends playing with my daughter, Beirut, Lebanon

Teams of polo players practice at a field beside the Sakara pyramids, outside #Cairo #Egypt

Young women work together on tech projects as part of an event called ‘Algeria 2.0’

Iranian fans watch the FIFA World Cup semi-final football match between Netherlands and Argentina, late on July 9, 2014, at a cafe in the capital Tehran

A Palestinian boy reads the Koran, Islam’s holy book, in the Al-Omari mosque during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, in Gaza City on July 01, 2014.

Lebanon love, marriage and out of frame motorcade. June 2014

Shaima, a few days before the opening of her store Artikiya, Jeddah, KSA, June 2014

People watch as the Greek Ship erodes along the shores of Kish Island, #Iran

Apartment block in Algiers, Algeria

Visiting the Hussein #Mosque in the Citadel above #Cairo #Egypt

Men relaxing on a sidewalk in Al Quoz Industrial area in #Dubai, #UAE, May 2, 2014

Young women ride bicycles on the cornische of Büyükada Island, one of the Prince’s Islands in the Marmara Sea, an hour away by ferry from Istanbul, Turkey. May 2, 2014. Cars other than emergency vehicles aren’t allowed on the islands, so people rent bicycles and horse carriages