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Le Cinq Paris

Christian Le Squer is an astronomical expert when it comes to top-notch Parisian dining. After training at stellar local establishments including Taillevent and Lucas Carton, the chef nabbed two Michelin twinkly ones at Café de la Paix, then three more at Pavillon Ledoyen. Now he’s at Le Cinq...  Read More »

Quaglino’s St. James’s

The darling of Mayfair restaurants more than lives up to its reputation as a place of extravagance When dining at Quaglino’s, one wouldn’t be surprised to see Joan Collins sweeping down the central staircase in a cloud of fur and diamonds. This grand dame of St. James’s provides a heady...  Read More »

To your door…

Talabat.com is undoubtedly the region’s preferred online platform for ordering food, from fine dining and exotic cuisines to fast food and pizzas to your door. Food and Travel’s Francesca Jackson spoke with Talabat.com’s CEO, Abdulhamid Al Omar, to discover more about the man behind the...  Read More »

Leela Palace Udaipur, India

From the moment you step foot on the boat that sweeps you across Lake Pichola to the Leela Palace, you get the impression you’re about to experience something special. That initial feeling is confirmed when you’re greeted by a flurry of rose petals floating down from a balcony before you’re...  Read More »

Anantara The Palm Dubai

Whisk your loved one away for a special Valentine weekend at Anantara’s exclusive Palm Jumeirah resort for memorable stay of beachfront romance. Relax in of the luxurious rooms that overlook one of the lagoon inspired pools or treat yourself to a stay in one of the luxurious villa that opens...  Read More »

Raffles Dubai

Located in the heart of Dubai, located just 10 minutes from Dubai International Airport, linked to the Wafi Mall and just a short drive form Downtown Burj Khalifa, Raffles Dubai makes for an ideal weekend getaway. Enjoy a special weekend at Raffles, and whilst you are cosseted in the luxury and...  Read More »

Ruth’s Chris Dubai

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at one of the UAE’s favourite Steak House’s, with a mouthwatering four-course set menu, with the perfect pairing of grape for each dish. With over half a century of experience, it comes as no surprise that you can be sure to expect the ideal setting for that unforgettable...  Read More »

Cavalli Club, Restaurant & Lounge Dubai

For that something special this February 14th, enjoy your Valentine’s evening at the Cavalli Club; sweep your loved one off their feet with delicious Italian fare as you enjoy the Moulin Rouge show. The fantastic dancers and singers will entertain you with great classics; ‘Diamonds are a girl’s...  Read More »

Tschuggen Grand Hotel Arosa, Switzerland

You’ll arrive in Arosa by way of a little red train and with each bend of the mountain giving way to new snow-dusted landscapes, the anticipation builds. The Tschuggen Grand Hotel is worth the wait; every last detail is taken care of to make your stay as relaxing as possible. Just outside the...  Read More »