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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…

Chival Global Social at La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk Dubai Review

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By Nicole Brewer Greetings globetrotters! This past weekend I had a rainy visit to the city that I love Dubai. It was surprising to see that the weather was so drab when it is usually all sunshine and smiles. Nevertheless, I was grateful to enjoy a fine dining experience in the beautiful and bright Chival Global…

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

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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…

Plums Ritz Carlton Bahrain Restaurant Review

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By Nicole Brewer Greetings globetrotters! The other weekend I had a fabulous time in Bahrain, mostly due to staying at the gorgeous Ritz Carlton Bahrain hotel. The Ritz Carlton Bahrain offers a great selection of dining options, from Cafe Venissa who offers an array of Italian dishes transporting you to Venice, to Plums which is…

Shahrazad at Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort Restaurant Review with Chef Salim Al Kalbani

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By Nicole Brewer This past weekend I was invited to a press lunch preview for the newly launched menu items by Chef Salim Al Kalbani, in the award winning Moroccan restaurant, Shahrazad at Al Husn hotel, which is apart of the Shangri-la Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa here in Muscat, Oman.  Chef Salim’s flavorful gourmet dishes…

Oriental’s Sala Rim Nam Restaurant Thailand Review

baked seabass with jasmine rice, my favorite.

By Nicole Brewer Greetings globetrotters! I’m still recovering from trotting to Thailand the other weekend, heading right back to work after landing at 4am on a Sunday then doing it all over again the following weekend heading to Dubai. TBEX Asia travel conference in Bangkok Thailand however was totally worth it. I gained a great…

Restaurant Review: Shangri-La Oman’s Capri Court & Piano Bar

Yummy yellowfin tuna.

By Nicole Brewer Last weekend I had a fabulous time staying at the Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa here in Oman just outside of Muscat. It offers great luxuries and views that I can’t recommend it enough for anyone trotting to Oman for a visit. On my second evening there I enjoyed a…