Tales from the Arabian Nights

Last month DH and I took off for an impulse staycation in the Arabian Nights Village (ANV) with one other family.

We took the Al Ain truck road and armed with our trusty Google maps set off towards our middle-of-nowhere destination. We would soon learn why ANV offers complimentary pick up at certain fixed times from Khalifa Park.

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Movie Review – Minions

One of the things that we have been sorely missing this past month are new releases at the theaters. With Ramadan now officially behind us, releases that were put on hold in deference to the holy month are now flooding cinema houses. One much anticipated film that we finally got to watch last weekend was the Minions.

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Iftar at the Ritz-Carlton DIFC

Last weekend we had the opportunity to try out the Iftar at the Ritz Carlton in DIFC.

Upon entering we were greeted warmly by the staff and directed to the hall which was beautifully decked up with dim lighting and elegant place settings. Within minutes of being seated we were offered our choice of drinks and I opted for the jallab, a popular Middle Eastern drink.

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