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A picture paints a thousand words …. or not

The Alps, taken from the train in Grindelwald, Switzerland. Credit: Rahel Weiss Food and Travel’s expert guide on how to make your images all the more memorable There’s a long-anticipated excitement that surrounds summer holidays – the pondering over destination, careful...  Read More »


Becoming a sushi chef, a shokunin, is considered a great honour, and a female sushi chef is extremely rare! Mizuki at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Kyoto is led by female shokunin Chisaki Iba As you enter Mizuki Sushi in Kyoto, the first thing that catches your attention, is not the beautiful...  Read More »

Disney Summer Orlando

Visit Disney World in style this summer at the 26-acre Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort. Not only located within Disney World you can enjoy the resorts own on-site five-acre Explorer Island water park, which includes a winding lazy river complete with a rapids section, two water slides,...  Read More »

Summer by design Dubai

Giorgio Armani’s eponymous hotel resides inside the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa; and boasts incomparable views of the city including a tourist favourite, the Dubai fountain. Armani’s signature designs are reflected in every object within the hotel, whether it is the decor or fabric. Each...  Read More »

Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort Fujairah

With only 180 rooms and suites the Fairmont Fujairah offers an intimate luxury escape. This art inspired resort showcases art from around the globe; its interior design a juxtaposition of modern bohemian meets art-deco infused with a touch of arabesque flair; the interior design is continued throughout the...  Read More »

Time to fly

With three different menus based upon three different time frames his goal is to make quality food, which goes way beyond the usual level of airport fare. Food and Travel went to Fiumicino armed with passport and notepad to find out if the project is set to fly. One can say a lot about airport...  Read More »

Family summer style Abu Dhabi

Looking for somewhere to amuse the kids this summer, then the Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi has the just what you are looking for; a unique experience where you can kick-back and let the kids play. The family-friendly experience starts from the moment you arrive; the kids check-in with their own registration cards...  Read More »

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

What strikes you when travelling the short journey (45-60 minutes) from Dubai to the neighbouring emirate of Ras Al Khaimah is the marked difference in atmosphere – from the hectic urban sprawl and cityscape of Dubai to the more relaxed reverence and picturesque landscape of Ras Al Khaimah; as you gently...  Read More »

Baker and Spice Bahrain

Award winning bakery and restaurant chain Baker and Spice have opened their first outlet in Bahrain’s Seef Mall to complement its success in Dubai and Kuwait. The chic modern minimalism offers a clean and simple space where the food is the star attraction. In addition to its much-loved speciality artisan...  Read More »

The Chefs’ Experience Ibiza

One of the hottest hotels on the island luxury-lifestyle destination ME Ibiza is the summer destination for music, food and fashion; with breath-taking views of the coast and world-famous white sandy beaches, in collaboration with lifestyle magazine Ibiza Style, ME Ibiza has introduced a series of culinary...  Read More »