Let Frying Pan Adventures take your taste buds on tour

I've grown up in Dubai - in the part that is now called "Old Dubai" (Karama, Bur Dubai, Deira etc). Not many new expats venture forth past the glitzy lights of "new Dubai" (Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Beach Residences, south Sheikh Zayed Road etc), but there are many treasures to be found in the areas near, …

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A slice of Vietnamese food in Dubai

This is another one of those short PSAs: if you're craving affordable Vietnamese food, try Hanoi in JLT. Pictured above is one of my favourite dishes, the summer rolls. Other favourites in a gallery below: I truly love the food for being fresh, and absolutely delicious. Special shout out to the iced coffee: it's perfection …

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Can ‘fast food’ be healthy? kCal says yes.

Healthy fast food? Things like that automatically make me sceptical. Can that even be possible? When I got an invite to check out kCal's new branch at TECOM, I decided to go and see for myself. The menu is extensive - it has soups, salads, mains which include chicken, beef, fish and veggies, wraps, sandwiches, …

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