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Iftar at Seven Sands

I’ve lived for 21 years in Dubai and surprisingly have rarely had traditionally Emirati food. While Arabic food is a steady part of my diet, most of the restaurants here take a Levantine (Lebanon/Jordan) or Iranian approach to food. So when I found out that an Emirati restaurant was opening …

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One of my most popular posts on the blog is the original Photo Diary of The Beach. It’s been more than a year since The Beach opened up and the outdoor strip mall has blossomed into a lovely place to spend a day with your friends or family. The team …

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C. Wonder Holiday Gift Guide

It’s hard to believe that C. Wonder only opened up in Dubai earlier this year. The store has quickly become my go-to destination for gift shopping. And considering we are in the middle of holiday shopping season, I’ve put together my gift guide exclusively featuring C. Wonder. Special note for the …

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Photo Diary: The Beach at JBR

Update: I compiled a Store Directory for The Beach with a breakdown of what is open and what is opening soon for your convenience. For those of you living outside of Dubai, the title of this post might be misleading. This isn’t a photo diary of the picturesque Dubai beaches …

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