Galgorm Resort & Spa

Back in the motherland for the week and the mother had planned some quality indulgence time for us at Galgorm resort & spa. Having never been before, I had zero expectations and was just looking forward to soaking up as much greenery and rain as possible before heading back to the desert. We drove up … More Galgorm Resort & Spa

Daily Dose bahrain

I have a feeling i’m going to be obsessed by this place which fortuitously is very close to my house. I’d heard about Daily Dose online a while ago and had been meaning to try it. There’s no way i’d have seen it in passing as it’s pretty well hidden and playing really hard to … More Daily Dose bahrain

Summer reads

I’ve had an excellent run of great reads over the last couple of months, it helps that i’ve been on Ramadan hours so have had more time! Although it’s not a pre-requisite where my reading choice in concerned, they all contain ‘girl’ in the title (and no, Gone Girl’s not one of them as if … More Summer reads

Chinese bbq ribs

Have thrown myself heavily into bbq season this Summer (or braai season rather when you live with a South African). These beauties have become a recurring feature as they’re just so delicious and go down a treat especially when you’ve got a few people coming round. Get however many pork ribs you want, they’re great … More Chinese bbq ribs

Hash House

After a month of Ramadan austerity followed by an Eidy splurge in Dubai last weekend, I was in the mood for a balanced compromise between the two last weekend. The prospect of a full brunch was terrifying to both my liver and bank balance so me and my mate date decided on Hash House in … More Hash House

Vinoteca Barcelona

I’ve enjoyed a few visits to Vinoteca Barcelona over the past year, a relatively new addition to the Bahrain dining scene. On previous occasions i’ve quaffed huge goblets of Spanish gins brought to the table on a nifty hostess trolley where you can select your tipple and garnishes, who doesn’t love a bit of gin … More Vinoteca Barcelona