3 days in Jordan

I’ll admit, Jordan was never on my travel wish list. For someone who has lived in the Middle East all her life, what new experiences could Jordan possibly offer? A whole load apparently, as I found out for myself 10 days ago. From walking the many hills of Amman and taking in the limestone-clad buildings,

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Sky high breakfast at At.mosphere Burj Khalifa

One must do experience in Dubai is breakfast at the highest restaurant in the world – At.mosphere in Burj Khalifa. I’m personally not a fan of going to the tallest tower/ viewpoint in any city but its different in Dubai. Firstly, you are in Burj Khalifa which is the tallest building in the WORLD! Secondly,

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4 days in Singapore – a detailed itinerary

Food is one of Singapore’s national pastimes. Some eat to live and others live to eat. I think I fall into the second category and maybe that’s why, I have a special place in my heart for this city. Singapore is perfect for a quick 3-4 days city break. Of course, if you have more

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Street Foods of Singapore

Supplied image Do you know your nasi lemak from your nasi goreng? Singapore has its own food language, much like the informal lingo of the locals, called Singlish. The hybrid vocabulary reflects the broad range of the country’s immigrants, taking words from Malay, Tamil, Hokkien, Cantonese, Mandarin and other Chinese languages. Be prepared to hear words

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Where to eat in Singapore

If you asked me what I’d be doing at the end of Feb 2017, chances are it would be something blasé like attending all of the food festivities taking place in Dubai. But as lady luck would have it, I had the very exciting opportunity to travel to Singapore on a culinary adventure with Your Singapore Arabia! Yep.

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Gourmet Indonesian with Flavors By Zendy

Last weekend, we had the opportunity to taste a gourmet homemade Indonesian meal which looked like something one would find in a five-star restaurant. The chef was a lovely lady called Zendy Marsam. I met Zendy last year when I was on the lookout for cake using unrefined sugar. I came across a  profile called ‘FlavorsbyZendy’

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