Bar of the month: Ray’s Bar, Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers

Ray’s makes the promise of an elevated bar experience… We arrive at the arching columns of Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers, just after dusk on an autumn Friday night. It’s been a long warm summer, but then again, aren’t they all? And despite the fact almost every joint in town with a terrace and a […]


DIFC Art Nights is returning in November for the second time this year

The arts and culture scene in Dubai is making a comeback… Winter is just around the corner and one thing to look forward to, apart from terraces reopening and alfresco brunches, are outdoor festivals and events. One such event to look forward to for art and culture fans is DIFC Art Nights. The event is […]


10 of the best Halloween brunches to book in Dubai

Get your ‘boo’-kings in now… Planning out how you want to spend Halloween in Dubai? As usual, there’s plenty of things you can do and you can’t do wrong with a good ol’ brunch. Here are 10 brunches where you can celebrate a spooky Halloween in Dubai Akira Back The Candypants Traveling Freak show is […]

Eat & Drink

Sheikh Hamdan has been spotted dining at DIFC’s newest restaurant

The Crown Prince beat us to it… His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai is a regular on Dubai’s fine dining scene, often spotted checking out DIFC’s newest restaurants. Adding another hotspot to his collection, Sheikh Hamdan paid a visit to the newly opened Caviar Kaspia Dubai (even […]

Things to do

6 great things to do in Dubai this week: October 17 to 20

Clear your calendar… We’re steaming through October and are back with another list of cool things to do in Dubai. This week we’ve got a new ladies’ night, a tempting business lunch deal, a chance to get fit and much more… Here are six exciting things to do in Dubai this week. Sunday October 17 […]

Pool Days

Laguna Waterpark launches a week of family fun with free BBQ

There will be rides, entertainment, live performances and lots of fun… If you’re on the hunt for some fun family time next week, La Mer’s Laguna Waterpark could be just what you’re looking for. It just launched a whole week of family fun, with access to the fun rides and pools, games, live performances and […]

Eat & Drink

This hugely popular wine festival returns this Friday, bigger than ever

Sponsored: Grapeskin Fest features more than 50 international wine varieties… Luxe laidback soiree spot, La Ville Hotel & Suites has announced the return of its hugely popular wine sampling fiesta, Grapeskin Fest. Vino what you’re doing this Autumn This truly grape event unfolds between 4pm and 10pm over three individual autumn nights — October 22, […]


6 cool things to do in Abu Dhabi this week: October 17 to 20

Four days to go for the long weekend… It’s a short work week and if you’re excited about the upcoming long weekend, there are a couple of things to do in Abu Dhabi that will help pass the time to get there quicker. Check out this list below where we have jotted down some great […]


The four best dining deals at the upcoming Abu Dhabi Culinary Season

And it all starts tomorrow… Launching tomorrow, Monday October 18, the capital’s favourite flavour fiesta — Abu Dhabi Culinary Season —returns with a packed schedule of events, tastings, special menus, thrilling discounts, celebrity chef encounters and in-depth tours through the city’s best restaurants. Various events have been planned over the course of the cuisine-scene carnival […]

Eat & Drink

17 of the best beach bars in Dubai for sundowners

Toast to the sunset, feet in sand, cocktail in hand… There’s nothing quite like that feeling with the sand beneath your feet, taking in in a stunning, Insta-worthy sunset with a cold drink in reach. Fortunately, Dubai has a number of amazing beach bars giving you the chance to do just that. We’re not talking […]

Partner Content

You don’t want to miss the Festival Plaza Book Club meeting this month

Sponsored: Banter, like-minded people, coffee and much more… The Festival Plaza Book Club meetup is a place where so much happens. Not only do bibliophiles from the UAE get to interact with each other, but there is a great host and guest speakers to help fuel the conversations that come about.  Held at Jamaica Blue, […]

Sport & Fitness

Skydiving to rides: 7 of the most adrenaline-fuelled activities in UAE

From world-breaking attractions to gravity-defying activities… Dubai is truly a city that never sleeps and in between its luxe beaches and a thriving restaurant scene, it, along with other emirates in the UAE, is an incredible place for adrenaline-fuelled activities. If you’re on the hunt for some spine-tingling, nerve-testing things to do, we’ve got you […]