Great Reads

These remarkable documentaries will leave you inspired

These remarkable documentaries will leave you inspired

Netflix has brought some of the world’s best documentaries into our homes… But which ones should you be watching? When Netflix launched last year in the UAE, it gave us instant access to some of the best film and television programmes …

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Water waste! How to save the planet and keep the car clean

Water waste! How to save the planet and keep the car clean

The United Arab Emirates is one of the top ten most water-scarce countries in the world. With over nine million residents, the country also has one of the highest per capita water usage rate in the world. The average person is thought …

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Escape the city and take on a new challenge with these treks

Escape the city and take on a new challenge with these treks

Head out of the city and explore the country with these hiking routes for all levels Bored of brunches? Want to escape the noise pollution of the city? The UAE offers some beautiful hiking routes that provide peace and quiet for families …

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Introducing the woman who can get your FAQs straight

Introducing the woman who can get your FAQs straight

We’ve all got questions we want to ask about life in Abu Dhabi and one lady is dedicating her time to helping you find the right answers “I love this city: it’s beautiful and it’s safe,” reflects Freya Jaffar, looking …

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Find out how to get your UAE driving licence

Find out how to get your UAE driving licence

Want to get behind the wheel? Here’s how… Whether you’ve never taken the wheel before, or you’re a confident driver looking to get the local licence, here’s our guide to help you make getting on the road as hassle-free as …

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What are the dog-friendly destinations of the city?

What are the dog-friendly destinations of the city?

Spoil man’s best friend with these dog-friendly locations in the capital For dog owners it can seem like places to walk your four-legged friend across Abu Dhabi are few and far between, and not everyone has a spacious villa garden …

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Find out how to get the best deal on your rent this year

Find out how to get the best deal on your rent this year

Robin Teh, UAE country manager and director of valuations and advisory UAE at Chestertons MENA, casts his expert eye over the Abu Dhabi property market to reveal the best rental deals on offer and more Despite the economic uncertainty in …

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It’s time to eat like a caveman – here’s how to do it in the capital

It’s time to eat like a caveman – here’s how to do it in the capital

As we continue our series of alternative eating round ups, here’s what you need to know to cut out the modern foods and return to your ancestral roots with the paleo diet in Abu Dhabi Chances are, if you’re looking …

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Flash in the pan or here to stay? We take a look at the food truck frenzy

Flash in the pan or here to stay? We take a look at the food truck frenzy

With unique food concepts at supposedly reasonable prices mixed in with lively designed trailers – it’s no wonder that the UAE has been going crazy for food trucks in recent years. The phenomenon has triggered the emergence of outdoor festivals …

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Are your headaches ruining your life? Find out how to fix it

Are your headaches ruining your life? Find out how to fix it

Do you suffer from chronic headaches? Don’t let it ruin your life We’ve all been there: you’re in the middle of a meeting or playing with the children, struggling to concentrate due to the throbbing pain in your head. Headaches …

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