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A TEA-rrific Afternoon at TWG Tea Salon & Boutique Doha

A TEA-rrific Afternoon at TWG Tea Salon & Boutique Doha

Fact: I am becoming a tea connoisseur. My tea collection at home is growing and I have shared my fascination over afternoon teas here and here. ¬†While the tea culture in Qatar is relatively young and the trend of afternoon teas has just started, I […]

Sushi Night at D’Chopstix Holiday Villa Doha

Sushi Night at D’Chopstix Holiday Villa Doha

A few months back, I shared a couple of affordable Sushi buffets in Doha¬†that are competitively priced at QAR 99. While some would argue that authenticity and quality of these buffets (at this price point) are sub-par, for sushi-on-a-budget aficionados like myself, what is important […]

Carisma Reopens at Warwick Doha

Carisma Reopens at Warwick Doha

Offering “authentic” Italian cuisine, Carisma reopens at Warwick Doha with a bold promise of serving nothing but the best Italy has to offer. Over the weekend, I joined a group of social media people and try their best sellers from the menu and to say […]

Mid-day Fix: Zengo Omakase and Business Lunch

Mid-day Fix: Zengo Omakase and Business Lunch

I’ve been meaning to go and explore business lunches for so long but my work schedule won’t let me. As much as these lunch offers are so tempting and reasonably priced, I don’t have the luxury to go to West Bay area for an express […]

By the Skyline: The Zengo Doha Afternoon Tea

By the Skyline: The Zengo Doha Afternoon Tea

Imagine yourself sitting by the window, overlooking the sea, or the busy cityscape. A delectable scone smothered with jam on your left and a warm cup of tea on your right. Not a bad picture of a perfect afternoon eh? Hold onto that image and […]

10 on 10: Ten Things I Learned from Travel in Ten Years

10 on 10: Ten Things I Learned from Travel in Ten Years

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page” I was 15 when I first read this quote. I didn’t even know back then that it was attributed to St. Augustine of Hippo. All I can remember is that […]

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 […]

On the Go: The McDonald’s New Big Tasty Wrap

On the Go: The McDonald’s New Big Tasty Wrap

As summer holidays come to a close and most schools are back, one of the toughest things to do is to plan your lunches for the week. As much as cooking is fun, after a long day at work or school, thinking of what to […]

Finding the Spicy Route

Finding the Spicy Route

“See you tomorrow at Spicy Route. I’ll send you the map.” Spicy Route. Barwa. How come I haven’t heard of it? Some 20-kilometer ride with Careem and the horrendous Doha traffic in a relatively humid night, I reached the place. Unheard to many and hidden […]

More than the Usual: The Chi’Zen Menu Launch

More than the Usual: The Chi’Zen Menu Launch

Chi’Zen, one of Doha’s popular and multi-awarded Chinese restaurant recently held a Media Night to launch new dishes in their menu and celebrate their continuing popularity among Qatar’s diners. With their recent wins in both Fact Magazine and Time Out Doha Dining Awards, this chic […]