Photos from the opening of Giselle exhibition

Back in January I opened my first solo exhibition, Giselle: A story of love, deception and forgiveness. The show was at “More Words”, is the newest extension of Words bookstore café in Budaiya. This series is a behind the scene documentation of Giselle ballet.  The exhibition was at display for 3 weeks. Opening night was on a wonderful Wednesday 13th of Jan 2016 […]

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A perfect weekend getaway to Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort

A few months ago I received an invite from Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa to try their most celebrated jewel of a resort, Al Husn. The activities mentioned on their website included dolphin watching therefore I decided my best companion for this trip is my 8 year old nephew! We took the afternoon flight to Muscat and reached Muscat International Airport […]

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18 things to do in Beirut

Here is a list of some of my favorite experiences in Beirut: 1- Take a walk in Achrafieh. Walk down the memory lane of one of Beirut’s oldest districts. Admire the beautiful European feel architecture and elegant neighborhoods in Achrafieh. In my last visit to Beirut I stayed in Sofitel hotel in Achrafieh. The location of the hotel was perfect for […]

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Salalah – An oasis in the Arabian desert

It was a quick decision I just couldn’t postpone seeing Salalah and Oman any further. With a quick research I found the best ticket deal on Qatar airways. It was the best choice in terms of convenience and transit time. Gathering Q-miles loyalty points is also a plus. It was just me, a weekender bag, a book and […]

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Meat Co.

Regardless of how many new steak houses opening up in Bahrain, I don’t think any of them stand a chance to take over Meat co’s place as the most popular destination for meat lovers in the island. I visited The Meat company (Meat Co.) with my friend Reem for dinner last Monday. It was good to see the place so lively filled […]

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Egypt – Um Al Donya –

Commonly known to all Arabs as Um AlDonya (mother of the world) is one of the oldest civilizations that is Egypt.     I visited Egypt last summer for the first time in my life. Some countries don’t need any introduction and Egypt is definitely one of them. I grew up highly influenced by Egyptian culture. Egyptian TV […]

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973 flowers

We finally have a new online service available in Bahrain for online shopping of chocolates, gifts and flowers. 973flowers is a website that gathers medium to high-end florists, chocolatiers, bakeries and gift shops in Bahrain. The whole process took only few minutes. I have to admit it took me more time to decide which flower bouquets to choose […]

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Rice Bowl – Brunch review

At first I wasn’t sure how I would feel about having traditional breakfast at Rice Bowl restaurant. But then I was pleasantly surprised by the experience. Rice Bowl started purely Asian and then they introduced a new menu that includes Mediterranean and Bahraini breakfast. We were three hungry girls so we ordered Um Fadi tray that includes eggs, labneh, […]

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