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Heinz Beck

Master of gastronomy, three Michelin-starred chef Heinz Beck has firmly established his unique casual fine-dining in Dubai When sitting down with Heinz Beck to discuss his storied culinary career it does not take long to fully appreciate his unrelenting drive and intense work ethic....  Read More »

Amol Takkekar

Sous Chef at Lava Dining at the Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort, chef Amol talks to Food and Travel about his passion culinary likes and favourite spots Earliest food memory The dish which comes to mind is the Poha. Familiar to people living in coastal communities and consisting of simple ingredients, it...  Read More »

Modernist Thai Dining Chef Noi

One of the most celebrated and acclaimed chefs in Thailand, Tammasak Chootong, commonly referred to as “Chef Noi”, has taken Phuket Island by storm. Chef Noi has pioneered a Euro-Thai fusion that utilises the finest and freshest locally-sourced ingredients and European cooking and presentation methods. Educated...  Read More »

World Rugby Sevens Hong Kong

It’s a must-experience event for sports fans all over the world. From the on-field sporting prowess to the crazy costumes and the carnival-like atmosphere off the pitch, the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens is a unique spectacle on the global sporting calendar. The Hong Kong Sevens hosts 28 international...  Read More »

Gourmet breakfast Dubai

They say “happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast” but at Farzi Café, Dubai, there’s happiness in every meal. From table theatrics and molecular gastronomy to the artistic and innovative presentation of each dish and beverage, there’s no better way to start the morning than with a breakfast at...  Read More »

The Residence Zanzibar

Hidden amongst towering palm trees and fringed by private shores, the spectacular Residence Zanzibar is set in isolated splendour on the South West coast of the island. Located just 55 minutes from the capital Stone Town, the hotel sits outside village of Kizimkazi, an area famous for its dolphin Safaris. Relax...  Read More »

Summer special UAE

Fairmont The Palm, the five-star family resort on Palm Jumeirah is offering a unique summer half board package for those looking for the ultimate rejuvenating summer vacation. Anyone booking the ‘Ultimate Summer Offer’ will not only enjoy a half-board dining package, but also access to the fitness classes...  Read More »

NOBU Dubai

Nobu, the world-renowned Japanese restaurant at Atlantis, The Palm, is launching its new Friday brunch on Friday 2nd March. ‘The World of Nobu’ brunch will bring together a selection of signature dishes from 10 Nobu restaurants around the world, to deliver a luxurious culinary experience every Friday...  Read More »

Afternoon tea Dubai

Ninive has launched afternoon tea with a twist! Arabic sweets, Pistachio tartelette, Olives paste and feta cheese mini sandwiches, and fresh Moroccan ‘Taktuka’ salad are some of the heavenly bites that can be found on the perfectly balanced and exquisitely presented sweet and savoury afternoon tea menu...  Read More »


SALT has launched its very own Great Outdoors BBQ Kit! It’s not easy to enjoy great food if you’re camping in the desert or hiking up a mountain, but now with the SALT BBQ Kit, you can take all of our fresh goodness, and prepare it in any place that suits you! The kit contains 10 servings (that’s 20...  Read More »