Hidden Gem on top of Hajjar Mountains

“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery — air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’” ― Sylvia Plath One day in the paradise is not enough, you need more time to thrive and enchant the soul. On our recent trip to Jabal Akhdar, we found…

Asian Luxury on top of the mountains- Alila Jabal Akhdar

Asian Luxury on top of the mountains- Alila Jabal Akhdar If I could choose where I would retire, I would live by the mountains. All my life I have been taught to be appreciative of the woods and nature. My love to be in the mountains is partly because I was born in a hill…

This Eid holiday drive to Jabal Akhdar

Dubai- Jabal Akhdar The family tradition of road trip continues this summer as well, this time in the Gulf. We are going to visit the Alila Hotel which is among the most luxurious hotels in the world. It’s located on the highest mountain in Oman, “Jabal Al Akhdar”. We started our day early as always,…

Best spots for sunset in Dubai

Dubai is the largest and most popular destination on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf. Dubai is a global city and business hub, much liberal and cosmopolitan. It is also a major global transport hub for passengers and cargo. Today, less than 5% of the emirate’s revenue comes from oil. Dubai economy now relies…

America’s own O’Leary is now in the UAE

Weekend Dinner at O’Learys Sports Restaurant in Dubai O’Learys among the popular brands in America. Born in Sweden and raised in Boston, United States, O’Leary the preferred spot to watch Super Bowl, hockey, and any other sports event. America’s favorite Sports Bar has now teamed up with Time Hospitality to launch in the UAE and…