Rosso: flavoursome Italian cuisine at Amwaj Rotana JBR, Dubai

While there are several highlights to my stay at Amwaj Rotana, I want to share my dining experience with you, dear readers. It was such a delightful evening we had at Rosso, the award-winning bar-restaurant at that hotel. I hope you’re reading this on a full stomach! Dining at Rosso We dined at Rosso on our first evening in Dubai. It was a very special moment – this being our first international

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Checking in at Amwaj Rotana Hotel JBR in Dubai – a wave of happiness

Checking in at Amwaj Rotana Hotel JBR in Dubai – my full experience about my stay at this elegant five-star hotel.

Destination: Dubai – my return to the Middle-East

My first trip this year was in Dubai as a way to make my flight to Spain less strenuous. A stopover in Dubai? Yes, please. Dubai is the city where I first lived overseas more than a decade ago and a visit is long overdue! Upon booking my ticket to Spain with Emirates Airlines, I included a stopover to that amazing city. Did you know that you can enjoy a stopover experience in Dubai when flying

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10 Mauritian habits I lost after moving to the UAE (Dubai)

I was born and bred on the island of Mauritius. It is safe to say that I am a tropical island girl. And yet, some of my Mauritian habits have gotten ‘lost’ along the way… Here, I explore the Mauritian habits I lost after I relocated to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), more specifically in the city that never sleeps – Dubai. 1. Having a flower behind my ear If you’ve

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Top 10 culture shock living as an expat in Dubai

I lived in the UAE for 3 years and 2 months. More precisely, in the city that never sleeps: Dubai. Dubai is one of the 7 arab emirates that form the United Arab Emirates (UAE). From 2002 all the way to late 2005, I was able to witness a few things that I had never seen or experienced before. It was also the very first country I lived in overseas

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