Best Middle Eastern Luxury Hotels 2017

I can’t believe a year has passed since our last round up of the best luxury hotels in the Middle East.  2017 has been an exciting year for new hotel openings and refurbishments while others have maintained their high standards of luxury hotel living. This year we and other travel bloggers have experienced the best in luxury hotels in the Middle East to tell you the best places to stay in the UAE, Qatar, Jordan and Oman View Post

Is the Conrad Dubai family friendly?

I’m not going to deny it, The Conrad chain on hotels is fast becoming one of my favourites. The Conrad Tokyo is one of my all time favourite hotels but could its sister hotel in Dubai live up to my exceedingly high expectations?  View Post

Ultimate Guide of what to do with kids in  Qatar during Winter

One of the things I loved when living in Qatar was how family friendly it was and how much there is to do. But many people don’t think it is. Perhaps it’s because of the terribly hot weather that prevents outdoor activities in the summer that means many people have this misconception about  Qatar. So to make sure all families have a great time in Qatar no matter what time of year they visit, here is the ultimate list of amazing things to do in Qatar with kids from the best beaches, best parks to much much more … View Post

Drinking in Doha Qatar 

One of the most frequent questions I get when talking about my time in Doha is in relation to alcohol. As Qatar is a Muslim country people many people are unclear as to whether or not they can drink in Doha. So whether you are a visitor or resident here are some helpful rules to remember and also a breakdown of the best places to go for a drink in Doha View Post

City Breaks with Babies in the Middle East and North Africa

The Middle East and North Africa may not be the first place you think of when you think of a baby friendly city break. But you should!  Here me and some of my favourite family travel bloggers tell you about their favourite city breaks with babies in the Middle East and North Africa.  View Post