Manzil Downtown: Staycation Spot

The shorter working hours and relaxed atmosphere in the holy month of Ramadan often make it a great time to de-stress and unwind – and there’s no better way to do that than head for a staycation. I had the chance to spend my Ramadan weekend at Manzil Downtown – a 4-star property located just a stone’s throw away from Dubai Mall and Burj Khalifa. … Continue reading Manzil Downtown: Staycation Spot

6 Low-Key Things to do in Amsterdam

Hope everyone is having a great summer! I had the chance to visit the Netherlands and it’s capital, Amsterdam, for the very first time and came back with an intense appreciation for the canal-laden city. It has so much to offer than just the mix of drugs and debauchery the city has become infamous for. After a ton of questions, I’ve compiled a few things … Continue reading 6 Low-Key Things to do in Amsterdam

Soma Spa at Pullman Deira City Centre

Every man needs their fair share of R&R and I had the chance to head to Soma Spa at the Pullman Deira City Centre for a much-needed facial and back massage post Eid.   Ambiance:¬†The East-meets-West theme was clearly prevalent in the spa’s simple decor that was peppered with lanterns. I loved the emphasis placed on natural light throughout the property. The facilities were cosy … Continue reading Soma Spa at Pullman Deira City Centre

A Head Full of Dreams: Coldplay Lights up Abu Dhabi

Coldplay was back in the capital exactly 5 years after their Mylo Xylto tour to ring in the New Year and their mass appeal and growth was instantly clear – the sold-out show boasted next-level¬† pyrotechnics, stage lighting and the glowing “XyloBands” made you feel like you were at a rock rave. I’m obviously a bit biased about all this because Coldplay’s one of my … Continue reading A Head Full of Dreams: Coldplay Lights up Abu Dhabi