Globetrotter Category Archives

Review – Morimoto at The Renaissance Downtown Dubai

Hamachi Tartare

The stunning Morimoto which resides inside the Renaissance Downtown is celebrity chef Masaharu Morimoto’s first eponymous restaurant in the city. Flaunting its own entrance from the left of the lobby, Morimoto spans across the hotel’s 23rd and 24th floors donned with interiors so luxe making it a perfect fit in Renaissance and – in Dubai. ¬†Upon entering, the hostesses greets you and you enter a …

Renaissance Downtown Dubai Turns One!

Renaissance Downtown Dubai Pool side - Dubai canal

After 4 long months; I was back in Dubai, absolutely brimming with excitement and even more thrilled to experience the Renaissance Downtown Dubai like a true traveler (No longer a local..Buhuhu!!) ¬†Almost a year ago Renaissance Downtown by Marriott International¬†opened it’s doors in Business Bay. Located right at the Dubai Canal, backed by 4 celebrity chef restaurants and interiors so a la mode one has …

Best things to do in Edinburgh in 3 days.

Glencoe Scotland - UK

So as the reason to my frequent¬†UK trips have recently surfaced ( Thanks for the lovely wishes guys….my Instagram¬†inbox was literally flooded…Xx.Those who’ve just joined in, I’m getting married and moving to the UK…#ExcitedMuch)¬†Right so…the recent trip was with family and we decided¬†to explore more than London this time. While Scotland is huge and I can’t wait to experience it all with my other half, …

Staycation at The Sofitel Palm Dubai

main pool

How is it that I’ve grown up in Dubai, been on sooooo many staycations and never even come close to trying out the Sofitel Palm….like seriously ! I’ve even raved about how amazing their Spa – SO SPA is & would rate it the best in Dubai. Yet I’ve never said to myself ¬†” I should come experience¬†the resort for a night”¬† While I’ll never …

AQ/AQ and Threadz at Namshi

Pier ! Wearing Threadz from Namshi

Namshi is slowly taking over my entire wardrobe and I’m not even complaining. I’ve always been a fan of the brand Threadz at Namshi and one of these days on my usual morning scrolling of the Namshi App I stumbled upon a brand called AQ/AQ …and Oh Em Geeeeee !! Every piece of theirs is literally a lust have. Its a premium priced brand making …

Staycation at Cove Rotana, Goodbye Spring, come back soon ! 

IMG-20150503-WA0094

SURREAL !! If I have to describe my entire¬†experience¬†in one word then surreal is the word for it ! I seldom go on a¬†lucky streak so when everything went better than planned it indeed felt like a dream. Cove has always been on my staycation list, so when it worked out without a glitch ¬†( my friends included – which are 15 in number so …