Sir Bani Yas Island: An African Vibe in the UAE

Looking for the perfect staycay from Dubai or Abu Dhabi? I honestly cannot recommend visiting Sir Bani Yas Island enough. I’ve had a few friends visit and admired their dreamy shots of roaming gazelle and giraffes along with the beautiful safari-like villa’s and have had it on my list for over a year but finally […]

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5 Outdoor Activities To Do Before It Gets Too Hot

So, after accidentally managing to pile on quite a few pounds between my multiple visitors and trips at the backend of last year I promised that this year wouldn’t be filled with brunch after brunch EVERY weekend. As much as I love a brunch, my waistline clearly doesn’t and so I wanted to get out […]

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5 reasons to stay at Rayavadee, Thailand

11 years ago the husband and I took a month-long holiday to Thailand over Christmas and New year. We’d only been out of Uni 6 months and just started “real” jobs so everything was done on a bit of a shoe string. The husband had spent almost a year travelling prior to university and had […]

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Steak Night, Date Night at The City Grill

So last Thursday was my first date night of 2018, where I actually got myself dressed up (out my pj’s) and indulged in some glorious wine for the first time in 2 weeks. I’d booked the hubs and I tickets to La Perle, which, if you haven’t seen MUST be added to your list of […]

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Perfect BBQ Saturdays at the Croft

What do you do on a beautiful winters Saturday in Dubai? Hit up The Croft’s new BBQ Saturdays and soak up the weather on their stunning outdoor terrace overlooking the Marina while munching your way through all the meat and listening to awesome live music. Just perfect! We were invited along to try their new […]

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A fab lunch at the farm, Al Barari

Happy New Year you lovely lot!! I hope that everyone had a great Christmas (if you celebrate) and that you are already enjoying your 2018. Firstly I must apologise for my hiatus. The last couple of months have been beyond crazy, with multiple visitors, a trip to Thailand and then a hectic couple of weeks […]

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Jungle Brunch at Peyote Dubai

I have had my beady little eye on Peyote since it opened and have been dying to visit since hearing such amazing things about their food and cocktails. So when I was invited to try their newly launched Jungle Brunch last weekend how could I say no?! Before even entering the venue we could hear […]

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Le Cirque: Your new date night venue

I’ve got your new date night venue sorted – the incredible French-Italian fine dining restaurant, Le Cirque in the Ritz Carlton DIFC. In fact date night, girl’s night, business lunch, weekend lunch or just some beautiful cocktails, this place has you covered. I’d visited Le Cirque a couple of months back for an event and […]

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“Huntress” Ladies Night at Hunters

October is definitely the start of event season over here in Dubai. New menu launches everywhere, new restaurant openings, new brunches and new ladies nights going on left right and centre. Last Wednesday I was invited to try the new β€œHuntress” ladies night at Hunters, the steak restaurant in the Westin Mina Seyahi. I was […]

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the new Ladies night at The Scene

Much like brunch, ladies nights are an institution over here in Dubai. You could go out every night of the week and find a ladies night offering discount on food and some form of free alcohol. Much like brunch there are several varieties of ladies nights depending on what you are looking for. There’s your […]

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