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Sawa Restaurant at Marsa Malaz Kempinski in Doha Review

Sawa Marsa Malaz Doha

By:  Chantal Blake Located in The Pearl, Doha’s premier residential and commercial development, Marsa Malaz Kempinski sits like a regal throne fit for royalty. As an ultra-luxury resort on a secluded island, it exceeds the imagination in its variety of services and detailed aesthetic. Both artistry and attention are evident in unique characteristics like clustered…

An Eco-Friendly Layover in Munich

Wheat Fields in Munich

Arriving in Munich’s international airport was much like flying into any other airport—large terminals, multiple languages, and plenty of shopping opportunities. With only 21 hours to spare in the Bavarian capital, it was tempting to jump into the city and visit some of the popular tourist attractions. But with more than eight hours left in…

LifeCo Ankara’s Saf Restaurant Review

Sitting Area

By: Chantal Blake “Nothing tastes as good as healthy feels” is my new mantra. I first read these potent words on the wall at LifeCo Antalya, one of several Turkish-owned health and well-being support centers, and have been reflecting on my own health ever since. After a brief detox retreat, I’ve been trying to preserve the light and…

Yediburunlar Lighthouse Hotel in Fethiye Review

Yedi View

By: Chantal Blake It was the view that reeled me in. I knew nothing about Fethiye and even less about Yediburunlar, but I had to see the unobstructed view of mountains meeting the Mediterranean, where hues of blue blur the boundary between sea and sky. From Ankara, I flew to Dalaman, took an airport shuttle…