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A Dream Come True: Being at the Acropolis of Athens!

I first knew about the ACROPOLIS OF ATHENS when I was in 6th grade. Printed in black and white on low quality paper, the picture of the Parthenon has since then captivated my imagination so as the Caryatid Columns that adorn the Erechtheion seemingly gazing endlessly into the horizon of what was once the Golden Age… Read More

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Filipino Cuisine 101 at Max’s Restaurant Dubai

Filipino Cuisine has been flourishing in the UAE for the past years with traditional and innovative restaurants serving Pinoy/Filipino favorites to its mostly Filipino clientele. Personally, and as a Filipino myself, I dream of having our dishes be recognized internationally and by other nationalities with the likes of Thai, Japanese, Chinese, and other Asian cuisines…. Read More

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Jebel Jais : Your Travel Questions About the UAE’s Tallest Mountain Answered!

Me and my wife Jill have always wanted to go to Jebel Jais. Ever since we heard that it snowed there last winter, the mountain had been one of our top places to go to in the UAE. Just like many of you guys, we were wondering how to go there, what we’d expect to… Read More

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OLIVE OIL in JUMEIRA ROTANA: A Refreshing Take on the Satwa Food Culture!

When you thought you knew everything about the Satwa Food Culture, the newly opened OLIVE OIL Restaurant in JUMEIRA ROTANA, masterfully serves you a plate of refreshing gustatory delight on top of an overall excellent dining experience. The Satwa neighborhood is best known for its flourishing stalls & restaurants whose menus mirror the multifaceted, multi-national… Read More

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FERRY OVER PLANE: Why We Took the Longer Way to Athens

With the fast paced world that we live in, we tend to ignore the beauty of taking things slow. After all, it is said that travel is not about the destination, it’s about the journey. Being in Greece though, travel is both about the journey and the destination! The destination? Athens. The journey? Either a… Read More

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What Wakes You Up on Weekends? A Dusit Thani Dubai Friday Brunch Experience

What wakes you up on weekends? Is it the golden rays of light of a morning that promises a day of relaxation and unwinding? Is it your kids who sneak into your bedroom and happily jump on your bed ’cause they know Daddy and Mommy’s staying at home? Or is it the smell of breakfast… Read More