Five days to go for the weekend!

Hit with the Sunday blues? Cheer yourself up by adding a number of activities to do during the workweek.

From a sundowner deal to yoga, a golded facial and more, there’s plenty of ways to add a spot of fun to the week.

Sunday, June 6

Take a restorative yoga class


If you want to help alleviate stress and tension, take this Hot Hatha yoga class. The room the class takes place in is heated to 37 to 40 degrees centigrade to help stimulate deep muscle release while helping to improve the body’s flexibility. The class is made up of a series of posture including Vinyasa-style sequences. Hot Hatha also aids in increased blood circulation, detoxification and weight loss. Make your bookings here and go with your yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

YogaONE UAE, Mangrove One Compound, Abu Dhabi, 7.30pm, June 6, Tel: (02) 562 1217, 

Monday June 7

Enjoy sundowners at this award-winning spot


During the month of June, Punjab Grill has launched a special sundowner offer from 4pm to 7pm during the workweek. For Dhs200, you will get unlimited drinks and nibbles as you unwind after a long day at the office with your mates. The menu includes a range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian light bites such as peanut masala, papads, crudites and condiments, onion bhajia and fish thepla tacos. Make sure you book a spot before you head on over.

Punjab Grill, Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal, Abu Dhabi. Tel: (02) 449 9839, 

Ladies, meet the girl gang at 49er’s Steakhouse and Club for a night out


This American sports bar-themed venue will transport guests to a classic ‘wild wild west’ setting complete with swinging saloon doors, saddles, wooden benches and leather bar stools. On Monday and Tuesday between 7pm and 9pm, it’s ladies night and all ladies get unlimited in-house beverages for free. More money to spend on appetizers that include signature sliders, mac and cheese bites, onion rings, chicken wings and much more.

49er’s Steakhouse and Club, Abu Dhabi’s Tourist Club Area, Le Méridien, Abu Dhabi. Tel: (0)2 645 8000.

Tuesday June 8

Dive into unlimited burgers and hops

Forge The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Make sure you tuck into lunch early on Tuesday as a great dinner deal awaits at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal from 6pm to 11pm. For just Dhs160 per person, guests can tuck into unlimited burgers and selected hops at the hotel’s signature steakhouse restaurant, The Forge.

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, Al Maqta Area, Abu Dhabi. Tel: (0)2 02 818 8203. @ritzcarltonabudhabi

Take a dance class with Bodytree Wellness Studio

Ladies, if you really want to join a BTB Dance Cardio class but have two left feet – this is the class you need to take. On June 8 and 15, Bodytree Wellness Studio has launched a new class to break down the choreography, step by step. BTB Dance Cardio focuses on the dance cardio element which comprises of fast-paced dance aerobics. It raises endorphins and challenges your cardiovascular endurance and increase mental focus. Sign up now as spaces are limited. It will cost you Dhs95.

Bodytree Studio, Abu Dhabi, 10am to 11am on June 8 and 15, Dhs95 per person per class. Tel: (0)2 443 4448. @bodytreestudio

Wednesday June 9

Book yourself in for a golden spa treatment

golden facial abu dhabi edition

For a deep glow that lasts, book yourself in for a golden spa treatment at The Abu Dhabi EDITION. The golden body treatment for Dhs475 lasts an hour where you will be exfoliation with a golden sugar scrub and then receive a soothing massage with fragrant oil enriched gold particles. The KNESKO gold facial for Dhs500 also lasts an hour but includes a choice of 30-minute nano gold repair or KNESKO Diamond Radiance mask and nourishing hand treatment. Not only will it firm, repair, lift, hydrate and calm but you will be left with a rejuvenated glow.

EDITION Spa, The Abu Dhabi EDITION, Al Bateen Marina, Abu Dhabi, open daily 10am to 10pm. Tel: (0)2 208 0000.

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