Tbilisi | A medieval city in the heart of the Silk Road

The first time I remember hearing about Georgia was 7 years ago when my General Manager announced that he would be moving there to open a new hotel on the Black Sea. The second time I heard about Georgia was a few years ago when my close friend told me all about her amazing adventures … Continue reading Tbilisi | A medieval city in the heart of the Silk Road

Discover Al Ain | The Oasis City

Enveloped in lush greenery, natural springs, fresh air, and historic sites, Al Ain is located just 1.5 hours away from both Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The “Oasis” City is the birthplace of Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, founder of the UAE and was once an important stop along the caravan route between Oman and … Continue reading Discover Al Ain | The Oasis City

48 hours in Muscat

When I think of Oman, flashing images of beautiful wadis, perfectly textured mountains, and a haven for hikers and nature seekers come to my mind. Muscat, the capital city, always seemed to have been slightly left behind in those glossy travel brochures, and so with a free  weekend in March, my friend and I decided … Continue reading 48 hours in Muscat

Why Qasr Al Hosn Should Be On Your Abu Dhabi Itinerary

Qasr Al Hosn is Abu Dhabi's oldest building, constructed in the 1790's to serve as a watchtower and command post. Although it is located in the heart of the city centre today, back then, it protected the growing settlement and overlooked coastal trade activities. The national monument underwent an 11 year long restoration and was … Continue reading Why Qasr Al Hosn Should Be On Your Abu Dhabi Itinerary

5 Things You May Not Know About Louvre Abu Dhabi

Louvre Abu Dhabi is located on the city's cultural district of Saadiyat Island. With approximately 8,000 sqm of galleries, it is the largest art museum in the Gulf region. Although the project has been a work in progress for 10 years, the museum opened its doors officially on 11th November 2017, and residents couldn't wait … Continue reading 5 Things You May Not Know About Louvre Abu Dhabi

4 reasons to see La Perle on your next visit to Dubai

Created by Franco Dragone, the world's most revered performance artistic directors specially for Dubai, La Perle is the region's first permanent show, located at Al Habtoor City. Unveiled to the public in September 2017, La Perle took the world by a storm. Here are 4 reasons why you simply must see the show on your … Continue reading 4 reasons to see La Perle on your next visit to Dubai

Get lost in Dubai’s Al Seef Waterfront

Dubai is the city of the future, constantly evolving and offering incredible places for visitors to spend time on every type of budget and interest. I recently spent some time exploring the newly opened Marsa Al Seef, located in Deira. Strolls by the creek The waterfront promenade is designed to replicate an old seaport, and … Continue reading Get lost in Dubai’s Al Seef Waterfront

5 Things to Do in Ras Al Khaimah

Ras Al Khaimah is a haven for leisure lovers searching for sun, sand, sea, and adventure. Sitting on the northern most part of the United Arab Emirates, the beautiful emirate is rich with history and culture. During the Christmas holidays, my mum and I spent 3 days learning about the important and vibrant history of … Continue reading 5 Things to Do in Ras Al Khaimah

8 Beautiful Things to do in St. Petersburg

Every year, my family and I take a trip during summer to a new destination. This year's quest for new discoveries and memories took us to St. Petersburg - a city, synonymous with ballet, Faberge eggs, matrushka dolls, caviar, and of course being the capital of Imperial Russia. The city was discovered in 1703 by … Continue reading 8 Beautiful Things to do in St. Petersburg

Picture perfect spots in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is filled with incredible places, exciting dining destinations, nature and beautiful views. For 7 years I have called this beautiful city my home, and I can't express how much I love exploring its charms. Pictures speak louder than words, so I'm delighted to share some of my favourite spots in the city for that … Continue reading Picture perfect spots in Abu Dhabi

Discover Dubai | City Walk

In a city like Dubai, which literally offers an experience for every type of visitor, I find it very easy to get lost in the charms, beyond the glitter and luxury. Although I live only 1 hour away, I always love to visit Dubai with my "tourist" glasses, and explore new destinations and unique things … Continue reading Discover Dubai | City Walk

Discover Fujairah

The UAE is filled with incredible places to visit and explore. From fascinating malls, the largest buildings and most extravagent hotels, there is something for everyone. But what about for those seeking nature and history? With my parents in town over the festive holiday, we decided to explore Fujairah, the UAE's only emirate, which faces the … Continue reading Discover Fujairah

Exploring Abu Dhabi with Cyacle

“Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of riding a bike” – John F Kennedy. Cycling has always been one of my favourite hobbies, and I can't agree more with JFK's quote above. While travelling the world, I love to rent a bike and explore the destination on wheels, with the wind in my hair. When … Continue reading Exploring Abu Dhabi with Cyacle

Dubai | Explore the Old City

While driving from Abu Dhabi to Dubai on the highway, for 45 minutes, you are surrounded by the calm desert landscape ... until you blink and realise there are giant skyscrapers approaching you. This upcoming dynamic scenery can be a little bit intimidating in the beginning, however after a few moments you acclimatize to this … Continue reading Dubai | Explore the Old City

Discover Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi is an incredible place to live, every resident will tell you that. From the easy going pace of life, to the first class healthcare, education, glitzy hotels, and countless options for dining and nightlife, it is growing on the global scene every day. The city is filled with growing possibilities, which make me … Continue reading Discover Abu Dhabi

Discover Prague

Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, frozen in medieval charm. It was the capital of the Kingdom of Bohemia (today called Czech Republic), whose charms inspired an entire movement of "La Boheme" artists, writers and musicians to pursue creativity, love, peace and freedom. I visited the enchanting city with my parents … Continue reading Discover Prague

Discover Germany | Heidelberg through the eyes of 3 travellers

Heidelberg is one of the most charming cities in Germany, with its beautiful Neckar River promenade, picturesque old bridges, and Renaissance castle ruins. The city is a tourist haven thanks to its famous universities and colleges, historic sights and wide range of dining experiences. When I visited my brother, who was studying there a few … Continue reading Discover Germany | Heidelberg through the eyes of 3 travellers

Top 15 | Belgrade’s coolest cafes

There is no shortage of quirky cafes, exotic restaurants and vibrant nightlife venues in Belgrade's ever growing food and beverage scene. One of my favourite things to do when I visit, is to endlessly stroll the streets and discover the newest unique concepts.  As I love sharing my discoveries with my readers, I have decided … Continue reading Top 15 | Belgrade’s coolest cafes

Discover Serbia | Novi Sad

Novi Sad, Serbia's second largest city, is located 1 hour north of Belgrade in the fertile region of Vojvodina. The city was the epitome of culture and finesse, earning it the name "Serbian Athens", where every Serbian poet, writer, artist, painter and journalist once lived or worked. Novi Sad flourished in the 18th century under … Continue reading Discover Serbia | Novi Sad

Discover Italy | Florence

I have visited many beautiful Italian cities, each one with it's own charm and importance, however it wasn't until this summer when I stepped foot into Florence, that I was captivated by the city. For those who do not know (yet), I am very passionate about history - I simply love to learn about the … Continue reading Discover Italy | Florence