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Cooking with love

Now Head Chef at the Ivy Dubai, Chef Rosalind Parsk tells us the story of her foray into the world of food Unlike many people who are unsure of their career choice at a young age, Rosalind Parsk knew she wanted to be a chef from the age of 10. “I grew up in a large family—being one of seven children—and my...  Read More »

A visionary

Dr Ata Atmar, CEO and Managing Director of Bateel, tells Ruchika Vyas how he transformed a date company into a leading luxury commodity brand Shortly after Dr Ata Atmar’s arrival in Saudi Arabia back in 1983, Bateel’s owner, Ziad Al Sudairi asked him to help build Bateel and...  Read More »

Silfra Iceland

Situated among glaciers in western Iceland, it would be easy for Silfra’s food to play second fiddle to the views. But Hrafnkell Sigrioarson and Sigurour Laufdal are two of the country’s most lauded chefs, and have created a menu that lives up to the location. The seasonal dishes feature plenty...  Read More »

Inspiration & Innovation – Dubai

Food & Travel talked to Kevork Deldelian, General Manager of The H Dubai; a man on a mission. Steeped in the knowledge and culture of the region, a fluent Arabic speaker, one of many languages, Kevork Deldelian is no stranger to hard work, and he has all the right credentials for the dual roles of General Manager &...  Read More »

The H Dubai

Located in the heart of Dubai, close to the iconic Burj Khalifa and Dubai Mall, the H Dubai offers a personalised contemporary arabesque space, where service and excellence are not merely buzz words but the way of things offering an exceptional boutique feel to the hotel. Enjoy the fine choice of exquisite dining and lounges,...  Read More »

Marsa Malaz Kempinski Qatar

Experience seasonal culinary offerings across the resort, with a range of seasonal gastronomic delights from across the world, creating a home from home atmosphere for everyone. Try the family Christmas Day Brunch at Sawa, whilst the kids work off some energy on the bouncy castle, have the faces painted and of course get...  Read More »

Hôtel Hermitage Monaco

For those wanting to travel somewhere further afield then look no further than the enchanting charms of Monte-Carlo, the Monegasque alleyways lined with snow-covered pines and magnificent lights set the perfect scene for that special Christmas magic. Hôtel Hermitage epitomizes Christmas with its charming carousel, a Christmas...  Read More »

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah

What better place to spend the festive season than the Waldorf Astoria in Ras Al Khaimah, sun, sea, golf and glamour at this jewel in the in Hilton crown. Join the Waldorf team on December 22 for traditional Christmas Carols under the soaring Christmas tree in Peacock Alley; enjoy warm gluhwienm, scrumptious mince pies...  Read More »

Jean-Georges Dubai UAE

New York based Three Michelin-starred kitchen maestro Jean-Georges Vongerichten latest addition to his growing global empire of fine dining establishments, found at the Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, celebrates its first Christmas in style. Enjoy signature a New York style, a la carte JG Kitchen brunch with...  Read More »

The Holly and The Ivy

Following in the footsteps of Fernando Peire’s iconic London eatery, The Ivy Dubai lives up to the reputation of its famed English counterpart. The Ivy Dubai is conveniently located at Jumeirah Emirates Towers. This little corner of London offers relaxed yet stylish dining with just a hint of Arabian essence, amidst...  Read More »