Dubai is known as the ‘city of gold’, so it makes sense that its marketplaces are havens for fine wares. Gold jewellery, tapestries, garments, spices, fragrances – walk the souks of Dubai and uncover incredible mementos handcrafted from precious metals, luxurious fabrics, and the golden produce of the earth. Here’s what you may find.
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Five Beautiful Corners of the World With Jennifer Hawkins
Consider the flamboyant extremes of Los Angeles, the quirky food movements and street art installations of Melbourne, and the gorgeous yellow sand of the Maldives – the Earth has spread its beauty far and wide. So far, in fact, as to suggest it wants us to leave our home place and go anywhere beyond what’s comfortable. Here’s where you might go first.
At 830 metres, the Burj Khalifa tower is the world’s largest ‘megatall’ skyscraper. It’s located in Dubai’s Downtown district and looms large over the whole city. It’s a grand symbol of the city’s successes and ambitions, but came to exist amid many trials and challenges.
When you think of the Greek Islands, you think of nights filled with dancing, laughing, and relaxing. You picture gorgeous Mediterranean sunsets and sparkling dawns. And, invariably, you picture your favourite frosty cocktail. Maybe it’s a salt-rimmed ouzotini, or maybe it’s a fruity Saint George.
Before you next experience the Greek Islands, make one (or all) of these delicious cocktails. Each one is inspired by a different Greek Island. Continue reading “How To Make 5 Delicious Cocktails Inspired by the Greek Islands”
China is a realm of spiritual awakenings. Take part in the nation’s immense culture and be reborn. It’s not as difficult as it sounds – here’s how. Continue reading “China: How To Transform Your Soul In Five Easy Steps”
It makes perfect sense that the world’s neo-futuristic capital should have a forward-thinking food scene. Dubai has fusion, food trucks, Michelin chefs, and an endless supply of Emirati specialities to delight and entrance. Continue reading “Dubai: 5 hot Food Trends Taking Over The Centre of Now”
Want to escape the tourist bustle of Patong? Phuket Town is the place where locals eat, work, play, and enjoy each other’s company. The conviviality of the Thai people is worth sharing, and here’s where you’ll be welcomed.