A very quirky brunch at Qwerty

I’m going to let you into a couple of (not-so-secret) secrets about myself: I like food, a lot. If itโ€™s unlimited even better. One of my favourite pastimes is daytime drinking. I consider “brunching” a sport. The sum of these secrets is that I am NEVER one to turn down a brunch and I like […]

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Hakuna Matata! My tips for visiting Zanzibar

So if you follow me on Instagram and saw my last blog on The Z Hotel you’ll be well aware that my husband and I just spent 10 days on the beautiful Tanzanian Island of Zanzibar. How tropical and exotic does that sound??! Apart from the fact that Zanzibar is the birthplace of Freddie Mercury […]

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A Slice of Paradise: The Z Hotel, Zanzibar

Jambo! That’s the familiar Swahili greeting you’ll hear as you wander around the beautiful The Z Hotel situated on Nungwi Beach, Zanzibar. This boutique hotel, opened in 2010, featuresย just 39 rooms set amongst tropical gardens with steps down onto the powdery sands of Nungwi beach and views out onto the turquoise blue waters of the […]

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A 5 Star Staycation at Jumeirah Al Naseem

Although come sunset the Burj Al Arab may cast a shadow over Al Naseem, it is by no means in its shadow. From the carefully considered landscaping, the impressive artwork, modern luxurious features and the attentiveness of the staff, Jumeirah have just got it right. Upon arrival expect to receive a warm welcome to the […]

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Le Petit Belge: JLT’s new kid on the block!

Introducing the latest addition to the JLT dining and nightlife scene, Le Petit Belge. Based in the Pullman JLT in Cluster T this promises to be as big a hit as the likes of Nola and Cocktail Kitchen that have previously dominated the area since their opening around 18 months ago. Upon entering you are […]

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Share and Social Brunch at Marina Social

Ever since Jason Atherton’s Marina Social opened in Dubai a couple of years ago it has become a firm favourite of mine. I’ve always been a huge fan of Jason’s restaurants, as whilst living in London I was a regular visitor at the likes of City Social, Berners Tavern, Social Eating House and more recently […]

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