What’s On the Bookshelf: 6 Emirates Literature Festival authors not to miss in 2023

Here are unmissable authors you need to visit at Lit Fest 2023… As 2022 winds to a close, it’s hard not to look back at all the books we managed to read over the course of this year — while still planning for all the books we want to read in the coming months. Luckily, […]

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10 new restaurants opening in Dubai this December

Food glorious food… It might be the end of the year, but Dubai’s culinary scene shows no signs of slowing down. Here’s 10 new restaurants opening in Dubai this December. Aprons and Hammers Popular American crab shack Aprons & Hammers will open its latest branch in the first week of December, bringing its American barbecue bites […]

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Enjoy spectacular summer offers at Akira Back Lounge

From ladies’ nights to a new dining experience…   W Dubai – The Palm’s Akira Back Lounge has super summer offers, which will have you coming back for seconds. The uber-stylish restaurant has a special promotion on its Batafurai Ladies Night, and the brand-new dining experience Lucky Number. Akiba Back Lounge boasts impressive views of Dubai […]

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Catch all the football fever at Waves Bar, Novotel Abu Dhabi

Sponsored: Get ready for the next kickoff… On the hunt for one of the best sports bar in Abu Dhabi? Then look no further as Waves Bar & Outdoor Lounge is the ideal place to catch all the football action live and direct in the capital. Get comfy either indoors or on the terrace, tuck […]

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This award-winning Italian has 3 new deals you need to know about

Sponsored: And some of the finest pizza in town… If you love pizza (seriously, who doesn’t?) then Motorino, the famous New York pizzeria housed in JA Ocean View hotel is a must-visit. But if moreish, wood fired pizza wasn’t enough to get you making your way to JBR, then their trio of new deals certainly […]

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Address Beach Resort has a World Cup Fan Zone by the sea

Sponsored: How to make watching the beautiful game, that little bit more beautiful… We’re not even a full week into the 2022 football World Cup and we’ve already been served so much tasty soccer drama. We’ve had historic upsets, incredible goals, controversial VAR decisions and the wholesome Japanese fan stadium-tidying trend is content we had […]

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Catch all the action at JB’s Gastropub this month

Sponsored: The British-American bar has deals every day of the tournament… Football season is in full swing, and whether you’re a fan or not, it’s hard not to get involved with the sporty spirit. If you’re looking for a brilliant spot to catch all the games, JB’s Gastropub is the place to find them. The […]


Pics of the week: Your best photos of the UAE

Every day we fall in love with this country all over again… We love a good scroll through Instagram, and sometimes the photos of the UAE are just so wow-worthy, we just have to share them with you. This is our week’s selection with beautiful mosques, gorgeous sunsets and golden deserts. Have a cool image […]

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99 Lounge is Dubai’s brilliant new sundowner spot

Sponsored: 99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant doesn’t seize to impress… Award-winning 99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant opened its doors in Dubai to cheers from foodies back in 2020. And now, the restaurant has opened up 99 Lounge – an epic outdoor dining experience at the foot of the iconic Burj Khalifa and the Fountains. 99 Lounge shines with clean […]


Why there’s a GEMS hidden at the heart of the best Dubai communities

Sponsored: GEMS has been Educating communities for more than 60 years… The anxieties around making sure you find the right school for your most precious achievements (that would be your children) and those surrounding finding the right community to live in, share a lot of overlap. Both, quite understandably, feel like huge, life-shaping decisions and […]

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The Duck Hook is taking the stress out of cooking this festive season

Sponsored: Spend less time in the kitchen and more time with loved ones…  The festive season is upon us and The Duck Hook is getting us into the holiday spirit with delicious turkey takeaways from November 21 all the way up to Boxing Day – Christmas crackers included. With their traditional turkey takeaway, you’ll get […]