UAE

An afternoon at the Emirates Palace Spa

It’s all change over at the newly rebranded Emirates Palace Spa. Previously known as the Anantara Spa at Emirates Palace, I went down there…

Markets in Abu Dhabi, Dec 2014

After my leisurely browse around the new Ripe Market the other weekend, it got me thinking about what else the city has to offer…

Quintessential UAE gifts

It’s that time of year again when the festive season is fast approaching and people are either thinking about sending presents home or looking…

Stratos, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

It’s all been happening down at Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi recently – they’ve spent a long time, a lot of money and a…

Saadiyat Beach Club

At the start of September 2014, the Monte Carlo Beach Club was no more and the venue became Saadiyat Beach Club. But what’s actually…

My Abu Dhabi Life #4

Mama Arabian Notes came to stay, my first outdoor meal of the season, a visit to the Souk, super fresh and tasty food at…