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food

  • Dubai Eat

    A very Dubai Christmas at the Waldorf Astoria

    The Dubai brunch. It is a ex-pat mainstay, and every weekend you can find Brits-abroad getting tipsy and embarrassing themselves in public. They are expensive, rowdy, and they can get messy…

  • Dubai How to

    Beat the VAT – fly and buy

    Having access to international travel on a regular basis does have some advantages. One of these is bringing back tasty treats (as well as useful household items) from overseas. Remember, hold…

  • Dubai Eat

    Quick 8 Café and Restaurant Reviews

    As I haven’t had much time to write lately, I’ve got a bit of a backlog of food and dining reviews to get through! Below are some quick thoughts on the…

  • Featured Travel

    Two days in Oslo

    Oslo, much like Iceland, felt like home. It is probably the city that feels the most like Wellington, my hometown in New Zealand. It’s small and manageable. It’s based on a…

  • Eat

    Tong Thai at the JW Marriott Marquis

    When we first moved to Dubai, someone in our building pointed out the JW Marriott Marquis to us. They said that the hotel was so nice, they had been for a…

  • Eat

    Tasty Noods

    It’s not quite what you think. I love Japanese food. It is my favourite type of cuisine. I have very, very simple tastes. While I’ve found a few lovely Japanese restaurants…

  • People

    Suzette of Freshly Foraged

    For a little while now, I’ve meant to write about some of the interesting people I know – people all over the world doing some pretty exciting things. I’ve decided to…

  • Eat

    Reform Social and Grill

    Sometimes in Dubai, you just want to see a little bit of greenery. No, I don’t mean those sad little patches of grass that have sprung up next to lots of…