Around Dubai in 3 Iftars

This was my first Ramadan in Dubai and I was very excited to see the iftar scene here. I received loads of invitations for reviews and this made me very happy because my love for food comes right after my love for the sweetest one. But (there is always a but, right?) after going to…

17 Things About Uzbekistan

I just returned from one of the most exotic countries I have ever been to. Uzbekistan. I knew that it was home to some of the most ancient cities in the world and to a sea that will soon disappear. That was it. I didn’t have a clue what to expect from it, from the…

Tasca: The Portuguese Fusion Restaurant in Dubai

Last week I went to the launch of Tasca Restaurant, a Portuguese fusion cuisine, at the Mandarin Oriental in Dubai. It’s the first international opening for José Avillez, a two Michelin starred chef. I had never heard about him before but now I wil be sure to remember this name as everything was exceptional and…

Here I Am Again

It’s been seven months since my last post and today finaly I said to myself enough is enough! Even though writing is an extremely difficult and lenghty process for me I missed it. I have been thinking lately where did I find the time to post almost every two days 2-3 years ago and now…

How is Life in Abu Dhabi?

How is life in Abu Dhabi is the most recurrent question everyone asks me since I moved here. My answer is always the same – It’s good, and there is nothing not to like about it. Here is why: It’s safe – I can leave my bag open, put my phone in the back pocket,…