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Gourmet

Gourmet by KCal

Gourmet by Kcal is one of those hidden Dubai treasures. It’s tucked away down the side of the lobby of the Le Meridian Mina Seyahi, and it’s the sort of place you would wander right past, if you didn’t know it was there. However, it offers delicious, healthy food in a beautiful setting – overlooking […]

Common

Common Grounds at Mall of the Emirates

I can’t believe I haven’t written a post on Common Grounds yet. Situated in the Mall of the Emirates, Common Grounds was the first cafe we visited the day we arrived in Dubai. It has delivered us tasty comfort food ever since. Run by the ubiquitous Bull&Roo, a company well known throughout Dubai for its […]

IMG

IMG Worlds of Adventure

What do you do when you are stuck in Dubai, and its 45 degrees outside? Visit the world’s largest indoor theme park, IMG Worlds of Adventure! I had been keen on visiting IMG since we moved to Dubai. I’m not a huge fan of thrill rides, but I do love theme parks. Disneyland California is […]

Drawdeck

Drawdeck Art Prints

I struggled to find any cool, modern prints to hang in my apartment when I moved to Dubai. I really wish I had found Drawdeck earlier. It kept popping up in my Facebook feed (the targeted advertising is working, guys!). I decided to take a look at what it had to offer. Drawdeck is an […]

AlBasta

Al Bastakiya Historical District

At first glance, Dubai is a city of skyscrapers. I remember my first visit. After a day of wandering through malls and gawking at the tall buildings from the metro, all I wanted to do was get away. On the second day, we visited Al Bastakiya, which I loved. It isn’t a big area, but […]

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