When in New York, try Foods of NY Tours!

I was a day or two in New York already before it hit me: why had I not explored the option of going on a food tour??! I needed to fix this, pronto. I started Googling frantically before I picked on Foods of New York Tours, and within that, The Original Greenwich Village Tours. What …

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A stroll in Italy thanks to Náis Italian Kitchen

Náis Italian Kitchen in JLT is potentially a new favourite for Italian food. When it is so easy to get bored with Italian cuisine with its staple pizza, pasta and tiramisu, Náis is a breath of fresh air. We walked in late - nearly 9pm. Exhausted from a long day's work, all we wanted was …

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Pizza and tiramisu in a rustic setting at Red Tomato Pizza

After living in the UK and having excellent Italian food there, and going to the US and gorging on Giordano's deep dish pizza, I've developed a hankering to find good pizza and Italian food in the UAE. One night I had plans for an evening out, which got cancelled (curse you, O ditcher!), and I …

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An Italian night out with Vivaldi at Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers

Well I'll say this for sure: Vivaldi has one heck of a brilliant view. The outdoor seating of this Italian restaurant (it actually used to serve French cuisine many, many years ago!) overlooks the Creek and diners are treated to the old-world charms of dhows slowly passing on dark, lapping waters with the glittering Burj …

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