Walking on Reflections

Reflections, Reflections. Everywhere. From the pristine white marble floors to the inky blue pools around them, its all about reflections. The Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, of course! Because one is not grand enough. We have two. One real & one a reflection. Located in Abu Dhabi, the capital of United Arab Emirates and…

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To the Perfect Tiratisu!

Verrina Tiratisu Home made mascarpone cream cheese with coffee flavoured spongecake topped with cocoa powder. That’s Eatly’s Tiramisu for you. Hands down the best in Dubai and for me, counted amongst the few memorable ones from all those countless Tiramisus I have ever had! Just the sight of the Tiratisu (a healthier version of the usual Tiramisu…

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24 Hours in Dubai

Dubai is my second home. Having briefly lived there in 2014, I have gone back to this glamorous city thrice since. So, when I had to pick my favourite city to spend 24 hours in, I didn’t really need to think twice! The only choice was on how to go about it. It happens ever so often,…

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I Heart Honey Bears: Le Pain Quotidien

They call themselves a ‘Bakery and Communal Table’ and you know they take it seriously. The hum of conversation fills the air, jam is passed around the table and ever so gracefully, time slows. & that it isn’t just something beautiful to say. Besides, who doesn’t like being surrounded by Honey Bears?! The Le Pain…

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A King’s Spread: Kitchen 6

For the good or for the bad, during my time in Dubai, I was not able to go on the two photowalks as planned. So, here I am substituting those with 2 Eatouts instead! First off, Kitchen 6. Six, open kitchens. The six live cooking stations in this restaurant at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai are what…

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on a slow boat to Arabia

Dubbed ‘The Arabian Resort of Dubai’, Madinat Jumeirah is a luxury resort  that is an experience, complete in itself. This wide-spread resort has over 3kms of waterways and a boat ride in the traditional Arabain Dhow along these is a pleasant way to spend a quiet evening. More so, towards the last few months of the…

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But, first coffee.

Dubai Marina, I Love You. But, first coffee. The Starbucks in Marina Promenade has been my ‘Haven of Escape’ for all my time in Dubai. This is where I would disappear to, without fail, all those late evenings right after classes and early afternoons on the weekend. It is quite, cosy and has absolutely no crowds…

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