Love is in the air… Romance is in the air. Looking forward to have a nice romantic evening out with your loved one this Valentine’s Day, February 14th? A time to celebrate love, passion and affection.
Dubai has an abundance of restaurants… the Expat Echo Dubai has handpicked a list of romantic restaurants in Dubai to suit all budgets. Read more
Dubai is buzzing with preparations to welcome in 2015 and maybe you are one of the many that put your hands up to host a New Year party! However, at Expat Echo Dubai we believe you should enjoy the party too so have put together a list of outside catering companies which will rescue you from days spent in the kitchen filling canapés and polishing the glasses & cutlery. These companies will arrive at your home with the food, tables, chairs, table cloths and even the waiters. Many of the companies can provide anything ranging from a five course sit down dinner to the Shawarma man (secretly everyone’s favorite!). Read more
Are you planning a big Christmas dinner but don’t want to actually do the cooking? By ordering a festive takeaway turkey dinner you can have the best of both worlds. There are several places in Dubai that offer prepared meals for the holidays. Few offer home delivery, while most require you to pick up the order on location. Read more
American expats wishing to celebrate Thanksgiving will be happy to know that a few restaurants throughout Dubai have organized a feast for you! Why not bring along your non-American friends to share in the celebration! A few restaurants are also offering Thanksgiving turkey take-away menus if you feel like having celebrating at home without having to slave all day in the kitchen. Read more
While Halloween is no where near as popular in Dubai as it is in North-America, we still have our fair share of fun parties and events to please the homesick expat! Trick or treating is getting increasingly popular in Dubai’s expat communities such as The Springs, The Meadows, and Arabian Ranches. Many parents choose to host Halloween parties at home with their little ones and friends. The shops are already filling up with Halloween decorations, sweeties and costumes! Are you ready for a freakishly good time? Read more
With the rather long steamy summer behind us now, brunch season is in full swing, so back by popular demand is this year’s Dubai round-up. I have purposely pulled together a selection that differs from 2013’s (which you can refer to here). You’ll find a mix of newbies, al fresco options, buffet, à la carte or the now mainstream, half-half brunch, plus many on Friday and some on Saturday – but bar one restaurant – what ties them together is free-flowing champagne (and am talking the real French deal), if you so wish to opt for that package.
All of these brunches are tried and tasted by myself or FooDiva’s guest reviewers. So voila, here’s FooDiva’s 2014 round-up of top 8 brunches in Dubai – in alphabetical order: Read more