Author: xotina143

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

I love islands and even though this one was far away from my current location in Dubai, it was definitely worth taking the trip here. I was here because my sister decided to have a destination wedding and I was glad she chose the Dominican Republic as I have hit most of the islands around this area already. I was…

Bao Wow – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Bao Wow – This place wowed (see what I did there?) me from the moment I saw the entrance to the moment I took my first bite out of the shrimp tempura bao. I was not really a fan of pan or fusion Asian cuisine as the places…

Allons-y – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Allons-y – I came here for a quick late lunch but it turned out to be a long 2 hours as only one staff member was working who was taking orders, making the beverages, and cooking the food. This shocked me as she could not make most of…

Taipei, Taiwan

This is the third Asian country I have visited in my life so far. I visited Taiwan in 2012, and I am just reblogging this post as it was on my old website. Anyways, I actually miss Taipei and it’s natural beauty and would love to go back to explore the other parts of Taiwan. My husband and I were…

Iris Dubai – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Iris Dubai –ย I am always ecstatic when I come across a restaurant that both has a large seafood menu for my pescatarian diet and a beautiful ambience to match my style. This restaurant was very memorable and I was obsessed with every dish that I ordered as the…

Kcal – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Kcal – eating healthy at restaurants can be difficult at times as you never know what ingredients are used and how many calories each dish has. I was glad to have come across this place while looking for healthier alternatives through the Zomato delivery app. Each dish on…

Koryo – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Koryo – Saw that this restaurant now does online delivery through Zomato for the area surrounding IBN Battuta Mall. I wanted to see if this new location improved on the quality of their dishes compared to my favourite branch back home in Canada, where it was perfection there.…