Staycation at Delta Hotel by Marriott, JBR

We are the witnesses of Dubai’s gigantic growth in the last 10 years. Dubai doesn’t stop to amaze me, every year, there is something new, a new development, a new world record, something extraordinary. Jumeirah Beach Residences aka JBR is one of those, it was just about when the Palm island was planned on Dubai’s…

Halloween at The Farm, Al Barari

Halloween is the most favorite festival of my little one since after he is born, he used to watch Halloween songs the whole day on YouTube, not just during Halloween but throughout the year. He changed 3 costumes in a day and even survived the whole day with fever and vomit, this includes trick and…

Life is a festival- celebrate it everyday!

Life is a festival, celebrate it every day as long as you live! It doesn’t matter, if you are rich or poor, you have plenty or you have less, celebrate with whatever you have got! I had enthusiasm, excitement and all the zeal it takes to celebrate our festivals and culture years ago before the…

Deli Brunch at Armani Hotel, Dubai

We have been to Armani hotel a few times but for our munchkin, it was a first-time experience. He has never been inside Burj Khalifa, we experienced Deli Brunch at Armani Hotel, Dubai last Friday afternoon. When we came from Canada, he asked me if Burj Khalifa was really located in Dubai, he had learned…

Let’s take a pledge to eliminate plastic from the hospitality industry!

There are enormous numbers of hotels, resorts, restaurants, clubs, airlines and cruise ships in the world. The number likely is anyone’s guess and much of it hinges around your definition of a “hotel.” STR Global estimates that there are 187,000 hotels, offering 17.5 million guest rooms, around the globe in 2012. This study was done…

Fine dining at Bukhara Restaurant- Grayton Hotel Bur Dubai

Are you an epicure? Want to take your family and friends out for an evening full of elegance, warm ambiance, impressive hospitality and sumptuous cuisine in a fine dining restaurant? Then there is a newly launched joint in a heart of Bur Dubai waiting to welcome you and your friends. Bukhara is an authentic Indian…

Rest in peace my friend! I will miss you!

We meet thousands of people during our lifetime but only stay connected to your heart and those people are really special. Just at the end of last month, I lost a precious friend Valencia who was one of the first ones we had met in Dubai. She was diagnosed with Throat Cancer, stage 1 in…

Day 12/13 in Toledo and Madrid, Spain

Cordoba wasn’t that bad, we decided we will leave early morning as soon as possible so that we have enough time in hand to explore Toledo on our way to Madrid. Cordoba to Madrid was about 396 km and we took a detour to Toledo which was on the way. They were doing day trips…