Monthly Archives: November 2010

West 14th and Palm

Our birthdays are just 2 weeks apart and so just before Halloween every year we find ourselves enjoying a month of celebration.  Near the end of this period we were treated to a belated birthday dinner over the weekend by … Continue reading

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Rhodes ahead of the pack

Needing to stay close to the Marina last night as we were attending an event at the Habtoor Grand, we canvassed the neighbourhood for a suitable dining option. Both in the mood for steak, we called up Rhodes Twenty10 for a … Continue reading

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Coffee on the Champs Élysées (or the closest thing to it in Dubai)

On a lazy Friday we decided to avoid the bubbly brunches at the big hotels and instead we went to Café Madeleine at the Dubai Mall for some of our favourite Parisian activities; drinking coffee and people watching.  Samer: Let’s … Continue reading

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All things Yas

Staying at the Yas Island Hotel overlooking the Marina Circuit. Security was tight and hotel is chaotic so we decided to stay put at the hotel all weekend. A number of dining options to choose from and we tried to … Continue reading

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Reving up French style

Friends from Switzerland have just arrived in town and are spending one night in Dubai before we all head over to Abu Dhabi for F1 this weekend. Given the fantastic weather we’ve been having, we decided an outdoor venue was … Continue reading

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Dining like the Pharoahs

For our first blogging experience we decided to eat like kings. In Dubai this means going to the Pyramids at Wafi and eating at Fire & Ice in the Raffles Hotel. The Space Fire & Ice is a steakhouse with … Continue reading

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