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The Dubai Gourmet Trail

The Dubai Gourmet Trail

I’ve been involved in a task recently for the Dubai Food Festival. They contacted me a short while ago, and asked me to assist with creating a “Gourmet Trail”, for visitors and residents alike, who would like a little more to get excited about for the food festival month. (As […]

March 2, 2014 ×

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Dream Diary Jan 19

Dream Diary Jan 19

Any resolutions for the new year? One of mine is to stay home a little more. Unfortunately (or should I say, fortunately?), it’s been well and truly broken already. Coming up to keep us in action: Local Events Photography Workshop      Capture What: A 3-day interactive photography session put on […]

January 19, 2014 ×

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Dining Predictions for 2014 – Dubai and the UAE

Dining Predictions for 2014 – Dubai and the UAE

I’ve read a couple of these lists already – as always, I’m a little slow off the mark.I’ll try and make up for my tardiness with breadth and quality. Fine Dining Lovers have given us a brief and broad, but probably quite sensible list of 12 food and drink trends […]

January 5, 2014 ×

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Dream Diary December 12 – Christmas!

Dream Diary December 12 – Christmas!

Here we go folks – last news before Christmas. If I get time between parties, I’ll let you know what’s going on for new year, but this should take you up to the 25th at least. Included are some of the las places left to book Christmas lunch, and then […]

December 12, 2013 ×

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Dream Diary November 27

Dream Diary November 27

A festive focus for this fortnight, with news on Thanksgiving, UAE National day, festivals in the lead-up to Christmas, and a run-down of the best Christmas markets in Europe if you feel the need to get on a plane. Recent restaurant openings in Dubai follow. Next fortnight I’ll give you […]

November 27, 2013 ×

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Dream Diary November 13

Dream Diary November 13

Here’s my fortnightly (sort-of) roundup on events in Dubai and further afield if you feel like jumping on a plane. This time there is a truffle focus. Next time, Christmas! Local Truffle season When: now What: many of Dubai’s best restaurants will have seasonal truffle menus in place. Although truffles […]

November 13, 2013 ×

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Dream Diary October 29

Dream Diary October 29

A little early this fortnight – considering Halloween is happening in two days, I thought it vital I give you a little time to ponder the spooktacular selections (Oh dear. I’m very sorry for that awful pun). I’m also going to keep it local this fortnight, as there’s quite a […]

October 28, 2013 ×

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Dream Diary October 3

Dream Diary October 3

A couple of decent things worth knowing: Local Eid al Adha When: October 14thish for a few days – but doesn’t matter because we’re all taking the week off! At home: Arafat day followed by two days of Eid Holiday is marked in Dubai by what else but 24-hour shopping. […]

October 3, 2013 ×

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Dream Diary September 19, 2013

Dream Diary September 19, 2013

Well, it’s been a bit of a hiatus, but this little segment is back. Here’s a couple of things I know about that might need sharing: Local: Etihad Holidays – Discover South East Asia (Vietnam) When: book now for Holidays from Oct 1 to Nov 30 What: Kids fly free! […]

September 19, 2013 ×