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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Kandolhu – Maldives

Kandolhu was our second resort in the Maldives where we would be spending our last 3 days. Reached by seaplane from Male airport (a first for Ogi and I) and a short boat ride. Getting to the island was super exciting, the direct seaplane ride is about 25 minutes which seemed to be much shorter […]

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COMO Cocoa Island – Maldives

An effortless experience from beginning till end, this is the best way I can describe COMO Cocoas Island. They have mastered the art of hospitality, with attention to detail, personalised service and an amazing team. The fact that it is a short 40 minutes boat ride from Male airport, made it the ideal private island to […]

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Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi

Yas Viceroy is by far the most futuristic hotel I have even been to, designed with speed and motion in mind. It is located directly on the F1 circuit, something that quickly drew me in as I vividly remember watching every race as a child for Ayrton Senna, my favorite driver of all time. The […]

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7 Most Insta-Worthy spots in Barcelona

Barcelona is one of the most photographed cities in the world and one of the most visited in Europe. The architecture there is fascinating, the works of Gaudi seen in many parts of the city can inspire anyone to take many photos and of course share it on social media. Along with that there is […]

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10 Essential Travel Tips for Provence

Our weekend getaway has made me fall in love with Provence, giving me a desire to visit this region again. For those of you who wish to visit this wonderful part of France, these are my 10 essential travel tips. 1- Choose to visit during the last week of June. Why? Because you avoid the […]

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Sala Lodges – Siem Reap

The dream of visiting Cambodia, and witnessing its many wonders has been on my mind for as long as I can remember. I wanted my visit to be nothing short of perfect, and to really connect with it’s culture and people. During my research I came upon Sala Lodges, instantly falling in love with its unique […]

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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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Cherry Blossom in Kyoto

I have long dreamt of visiting Kyoto during cherry blossom season, and finally the day had arrived.  Cherry blossom is know as “sakura” in Japanese, and its the country’s national flower. They symbolise the fragility and the beauty of life. It’s a reminder that life is truly beautiful but that it is also very short. Their blossom […]

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