Tag: food

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…

Al Bahou – Iftar – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Al Bahou – this was my first time at the Movenpick IBN Gate Hotel and seeing how the iftar buffet was set up, I was pretty impressed with how large and open it was. However, as a pescatarian, it was a little difficult for me to enjoy a…

Loumi – Iftar – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Loumi – Ramadan is here which means iftar specials are served at many restaurants! I had the opportunity to attend a pre iftar buffet dinner at Loumi and the selection was quite large. I enjoyed many items from the buffet and I was happy to see quite a…

Akiba Dori – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Akiba Dori – I made my way to Dubai Design District or known as D3 for the second time since I’ve been here and now I noticed that many new restaurants opened up in this unique little area. Akiba Dori was the restaurant I wanted to check out…

New Shanghai – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for New Shanghai – Are you a xiao long bao fanatic? This new restaurant in the Dubai Mall serves a few different types for you to choose from where you can see the chefs preparing it in the viewing window at the front. Unfortunately, I was unable to have…

Via Veneto – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for Via Veneto – With a small and easy menu to follow, it was a good place to enjoy some Italian food with a beautiful ambience. Despite some presentation and flavour issues, the overall experience was divine. The restaurant plans on obtaining their liquor license in the next few…

DXB Grill – Dubai

Get to know me better through my Instagram: @xotina143 My review for DXB Grill – I had the pleasure of trying out the amazing fresh seafood dishes that were offered here. I was already impressed with the exposed kitchen showcasing chefs grilling on the spot, but the display of the fresh protein on ice made me more excited to eat…