( Please skip this long intro and go straight to the part ‘Is it worth it?’ if you don’t like to read a lot of bla bla bla 🙂 ) Back in 2015 when Torch caught its first fire, we did consider long and hard if we should join Privilee. Now you must be thinking … More Privilee : Worth it or not ?
I’ve never been to the Emirates Palace. Seen it from above when we stayed at the Etihad Towers, but that’s as close as I’ve ever been. So when it was heating up this summer (you never get used to the heat…), and I was itching for a getaway with the family – I figured it … More Summer at The Palace : Staycation at Emirates Palace Hotel Abu Dhabi
Address Boulevard Dubai opened its door earlier this year. Yes, I know – another Address 🙂 So everyone knows the infamous Address Downtown Dubai which made headlines news NYE 2016. It’s not that one – this is the brand new beautiful property, which is located opposite Fashion parking, and you got it – along the Emaar … More Family Weekend Excursion in Downtown – Address Boulevard Dubai
Back home from a short getaway to the capital. We used the 2nd, and last of the staycation voucher in our Isme Elite app this time – a “city getaway” – at Jumeirah Etihad Towers Hotel in Abu Dhabi 🙂 It was either that, or Jumeirah Emirates Towers in Dubai (too close to home, the … More A luxurious visit to the Capital @ Jumeirah Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi
So after looking around for flights, we decided to stay put in Dubai this long weekend. FOMO at its highest level (I haven’t been on a proper holiday for a very-long-time…. moan, moan, moan), we started browsing through the many apps and promos to see what we could possible use. Isme popped up. Thought we’ll … More Almost like a staycation : Pool Day @ Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
First “holiday” away from our apartment last weekend. Social media has been driving me a little nuts lately with photos of everyone on their summer holiday (insert sulk face) . So after a lot of research on the newly launched Isme Elite app, we decided that it was pretty worth it, went ahead – bought it, … More Our weekend away @ Al Qasr with a baby
Quite a few weeks ago, we were looking around for somewhere to go for a, what people would call a ‘babymoon’. Now most people (in Dubai) would go to somewhere exotic like Thailand, Maldives, maybe Sri Lanka – but I was past my ‘okay-to-fly’ safe date so we opted for somewhere local. A few clicks … More How to make the most of your stay at Madinat Jumeirah : Babymoon @ Dar Al Masyaf
What better time to relive our stay in Al Yamm Villas a few months ago, just in time for those planning on where to go for Valentines 🙂 We checked out of Al Sahel Villas ( click here for my write-up on it) , and was driven to Al Yamm on the other end of … More Anantara Al Yamm Villas @ Sir Bani Yas Island – A Romantic Beachside Getaway