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Let’s Get Physical at Dubai Sports World  Posted on 07/01/2015
My fiancé and I aren’t the active type. To regularly exercise has been in our new year’s resolution list for the past few years. Thing is, no matter how hard we try to make it a routine, we always end up failing because...
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Iftar at Liwan Restaurant in Al Ghurair Rotana  Posted on 06/29/2015
Last week, we broke the fast over an Arabic-themed iftar in Al Ghurair Rayhaan and Arjaan by Rotana. While we are not really fasting, we find delight in attending iftars – it’s like soaking in an atmosphere of happy...
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9 Short Trips from Dubai  Posted on 06/25/2015
The holy month of Ramadan officially started last week! I always look forward to the culmination of this month (how ironic) because it always (almost) means long weekend for us. Hopefully, this year’s Eid falls on a Saturday, at...
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Iftar at 3in1 in Vida Downtown Dubai  Posted on 06/22/2015
Ramadan officially started last Thursday and we were ecstatic to have our first iftar meal at Vida Downtown Dubai. We always pass by this four-star hotel when going to The Dubai Mall so we were kinda excited about our first visit. From the...
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Picturesque Ananuri and Enchanting Stepantsminda  Posted on 06/18/2015
Georgia has a lot of surprises to offer its visitors and our favorite amongst all of them is our second day in the country. From our hotel in Tbilisi, we embarked on a 3-hour drive to Kazbegi, passing through the Georgian Military Highway...
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#BreakfastDate: Leopold’s of London  Posted on 06/15/2015
Leopold’s of London at The Beach offers a laid back dining style. We visited the restaurant on a Friday for our monthly breakfast date and fell in love with it. With black and modern interiors, we could easily laze around one weekend...
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Glamping in Wadi Rum  Posted on 06/09/2015
My fiancé and I aren’t the hardcore outdoor type of people. Day nature trips are fine, just don’t ask us to get through the night outside. The last time I slept in a tent was when we camped in Oman some x years ago and I...
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Rasa Sayang: Of Malaysian Food and Dinosaurs (?!)  Posted on 06/08/2015
The day Rasa Sayang, a Malaysian restaurant, opened in our ‘hood last April, we were one of the first customers who entered their doors. We were excited diners that we came hours earlier before they officially open that day. Ooops!...
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Iftar Offerings from Eataly  Posted on 06/06/2015
Eataly at The Dubai Mall offers an Italian touch to break your fast (because iftar doesn’t always have to be an Arabic dinner!). Available in two main course options, whether you’re a pizza/pasta lover or a carnivore, this...
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  • Snip-dogg06
    Snip-dogg06 07 July 2014 09:12:10

    The UAE is considered desert country but if you haven't been here or want to visit, you'll get an experience of a lifetime and you'll come away with wow, what a desert...


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