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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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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Book Review: Mornings in Jenin

Mornings in Jenin by Susan Abulhawa My rating: 5 of 5 stars A wonderful novel I never felt it was fictional the story is a continuous misery and displacement of Palestinians. I was so touched by the story of Nakba and how life was before it. Maybe I won’t know how Palestinians felt when they […]

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Book Review: Snow

Snow by Orhan Pamuk My rating: 3 of 5 stars I enjoyed reading this action filled novel about the unknown town of Kars and the people conflicts on religion extremism, atheism and the fight for power. Among all of those issues this novel also talks about love. I really like the way Orhan Pamuk writes so smoothly but […]

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Review of Fujifilm x100s

Fujifilm x100s was on my wish list for many months. I wanted to give it a try during GPP event in March. FujiFilmME were lending the x100s during the event and everyone had it hanging over their necks. I didn’t have a chance to try it at GPP event because I had to fly back home so I requested to […]

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