Reviews

Staycation: Hyatt Capital Gate

It seems I’ve managed to fall a little bit in love with the Hyatt Capital Gate hotel. After all my time in Abu Dhabi…

Rayana Spa, Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

Do you know, I had no idea until recently that the Hyatt Capital Gate hotel even had a spa. It’s a little beauty that…

Saray Spa, Marriott Downtown Abu Dhabi

At the opening of the Marriott Downtown Abu Dhabi hotel late last year, I managed to win myself a prize, and I never win…

Emirates Palace: A Picnic at the Palace

After having stayed at home for Christmas last year with the full takeaway turkey meal from the Fairmont Hotel, we’d been wondering what to…

Staycation: Jumeirah Etihad Towers

As a fan of Jumeirah Hotels and with a number of staycations with the brand under my belt, including my own wedding having been…

10 of the Best Outdoor Bars in Abu Dhabi

So the outdoor season is well and truly upon us and if, like me, you’re looking for somewhere to wile away the cool evenings…

Short Break: Sir Bani Yas Island

A short break that has long been on my list, we finally planned a weekend getaway and made it to Sir Baniyas Island. Famous…

5 of the Best Brunches in Abu Dhabi

There are brunches aplenty in the city and it can be hard to know where to start with new ones opening up all the…

Staycation: Hilton Abu Dhabi

I’m fond of a little staycation, and frankly, any excuse to make a day at the beach last longer! It’s like a little holiday,…

Budget Break: Rove Downtown Dubai and The Bench Brunch

Last weekend we took ourselves off for a cheeky little staycation in Dubai – a bit of a ‘brunchcation’ if you will… You know…

About the Middle East: Best Reads and Films

Holiday season is already upon us, and as many of us are looking for a good read or a film to occupy us on…

Natural Skin Care Products in the UAE – Treehugger Company

Little did I know when I first started writing these posts that they would grow legs and just keep on going. Thinking there was…