Surprise your taste buds at Slab – La Mer

SLAB has recently opened its door, and this sure will get people taking. A home-grown concept of a social eatery brings to Dubai a creative menu of dishes inspired by global food trends, with a unique pairing of ingredients and rich flavors.  Located in La Mer, Dubai’s newest beachfront oasis. The interiors minimalistic decor are […]

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The most romantic Valentine’s Day in Dubai

Valentine’s Day is just two days away! How exciting is it to have an entire day where we get to celebrate love with that special someone. I decided to treat Ogi to an early V-Day surprise (I love extended celebrations) with the most creative idea ever, a picnic! I can’t imagine something more romantic then a […]

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21 Grams – Urban Balkan Bistro

Balkan Cuisine is considered to be the “Soul Food” of Europe, it is also believed that the human souls weights 21 grams. With these things in mind came the name for this bistro, along with a few other reasons that coincidentally aligned, but more about that later. We were warmly greeted by the staff upon […]

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Pretty in Pink – Parlour Boutique Cafe

Parlour Boutique is the new spot in the World Trade Center. Their slogan is “French food without attitude.” An accurate statement to be made, since what we found upon our fist visit was, pretty interiors, plenty of insta-worthy dishes accompanied by the friendliest service. The contemporary interior is chic without the fuss, feeling very inviting […]

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Flamingo Room – Dubai’s most instagrammable restaurant

Let’s be honest, the instagram hype is here to stay. I simply love that, as I am a sucker for anything beautifully presented. Flamingo Room by Tasha’s has recently opened its doors, and I can’t believe it has taken this long for Dubai to get such a gorgeous restaurant. I have loved Tasha’s delicious cuisine and […]

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Keeping it cool during the summer in the UAE

Summer is making its way into the UAE. In July daily temperatures reach mid 40°C or more. The water of the Arabian Gulf can reach a temperature of over 30°C , making it nearly impossible to spend a long time at the beach. The best way to stay outdoors is lounging by the pool at one of the amazing hotels here in the UAE, where pools […]

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Katsuya is back in Dubai

Katsuya finally opened its doors this past Saturday at the new Jumeirah Al Naseem hotel. With views of Burj Al Arab, the restaurant offers both indoor and outdoor seating. Accents of wood and marble can be seen through out its interior, and the sushi counter right in the middle of the restaurant as the main focal point. I waited […]

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Jolie Floral Boutique Café – Dubai

My first impression walking up to Jolie is that I am in a meadow at springtime, when flowers are at their full bloom covering every space with their beauty and fragrance. This is honestly the perfect place to meet up with girlfriends for an afternoon tea, have a romantic date, or simply disconnect from the busy city and enjoy the […]

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Cocoville – Dubai

 I could not resist the temptation to visit Cocoville the moment I first heard about it, I am absolutely in love with anything chocolaty and finally a place in Dubai that shares the same love. This super cosy and beautiful cafe specializes in handmade chocolates, from truffles to cakes and the best hot chocolates in Dubai. […]

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Exploring the Dubai Creek

Dubai Creek is situated in the heart of Dubai and flowing between Bur Dubai and Deira. This is where trading began more than a century ago, and it remains a vital place for regional traders. It is a very busy part of the town, making it nearly impossible to drive and find parking for that matter. I like […]

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