Traveling to Eat; Eating to Travel

Tag: Food

Searching your Soul in a Bowl at Hwang

Searching your Soul in a Bowl at Hwang

Have you ever had that moment when your day was so dragging you just want to go home, sit, and have a hearty bowl of soup to make you feel good? I previously shared that my usual comfort food is a heaping bowl of meatball […]

Comfort Food Sundays at The Square

Comfort Food Sundays at The Square

Sunday and I have this love-hate relationship since I was a kid. From waking up early in the morning to go to church, to doing your homework because school resumes the next day, Sunday is quite a stressful day. On the other hand, Sunday is […]

Five Things You Should Add to Your Summer Bucket List

Five Things You Should Add to Your Summer Bucket List

Hang Glide in Rio. Float in the Dead Sea. Learn a New Language. Skydive on my 31st. Set foot on every continent. My childhood has been filled with things I wanted to try and goals (both long and short term) that I aspire to accomplish. […]

Discovering the Magic of Ramadan at Argan Restaurant

Discovering the Magic of Ramadan at Argan Restaurant

Lately, Doha’s dining scene has been a battle of superlatives. It seems that everybody has embodied that “Go Big or Go Home” attitude.  While the usual playing field among Iftar and Suhoor buffets are lavish, over-the-top spreads that may seem overwhelming, one restaurant tries to stand […]

Breaking Fast: InterContinental Style

Breaking Fast: InterContinental Style

They say Ramadan is following traditions and for some, it is about starting a new one. Recently, I’ve shared about how this sacred month has taught me about productivity and embracing other cultures. One of the things I look forward every year is the countless […]

From Farm to Fork: What Food Safety is All About

From Farm to Fork: What Food Safety is All About

You’ve got it all planned. Guest list is ready. The menu is final. You’re on your way for hosting an epic Iftar this Ramadan! Your list might be all ticked off but one important thing is missing: Food Safety. As Ramadan starts, plenty of dinner […]

TGI-Tea: The Caramel High Tea at City Center Rotana

TGI-Tea: The Caramel High Tea at City Center Rotana

Thursdays for us here in this Arabic region could mean a lot of things: start of a weekend, party, laundry night, or even just rest binge-watching your favorite flick over Netflix. While the rest of the world would be screaming “TGIF: Thank God it’s Friday!” […]

Claque-ing at Teatro Business Lunch

Claque-ing at Teatro Business Lunch

Fresh from their victory at FACT Dining Awards 2017 being named as Best International Restaurant, Teatro recently launched a new business lunch menu and I was invited to give it a try. Since I’ve been having a growing fascination to business lunches lately, I know I’ll be in […]

Where to eat in Doha: Maki Mondays at Cactus Senshi

Where to eat in Doha: Maki Mondays at Cactus Senshi

Sundays and Mondays are unofficially called Sushi days here in Doha. It has been common that most Asian or Japanese restaurants hold their open sushi bar on these days. Over the years that I have been here, I’ve seen the growing popularity of this trend. […]

Where to eat in Doha: Cactus Senshi

Where to eat in Doha: Cactus Senshi

The old cliche would say: Nothing is impossible. The same is true with food. Just when you thought that a rather odd combination will not work, a clever chef is busy in the test kitchen trying it out. Let’s take Japanese and Arabic. Never in […]