Abu Dhabi

Cost of Living in Abu Dhabi 2017

Cost of Living in Abu Dhabi 2017: It’s that time of year again where I’ve been traipsing around town to compare how prices of…

Staycation: Aloft Al Ain

Al Ain has to be one of the most underrated cities in the Emirates. There’s so much to see and do if you want…

Summer Staycation Deals 2017

Soooo, as you may have noticed, I do love a bit of a staycation… And, since I was looking into the summer offers available…

Choosing where to live in Abu Dhabi

Where to live in Abu Dhabi is one of the questions I am asked most frequently by people who are moving to the city….

Yoga in Abu Dhabi

Although I have been a fan of yoga for a long time, I have recently found myself with a renewed love of it and…

Qasr Al Hosn Exhibition

There is an updated version of this post since the Qasr Al Hosn Fort, National Council and Cultural Foundation reopened in late 2018. Find…

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…

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…

Wahat Al Karama Abu Dhabi

Wahat Al Karama, Abu Dhabi

Towards the end of November 2016, in time for Martyr’s Day on November 30th, Wahat Al Karama, a monument to honour the fallen heroes…

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…