A Review of ROVE Hotel in Healthcare City Dubai

It’s chic, it’s stylish, it’s modern, it’s ROVE! This three star hotel is extraordinary and definitely the place to be for those who wants to stay in an affordable, convenient and trendy concept hotel. I booked this stay for a mini-getaway since I’ve been stress at work lately, they have an offer for RAK bank…

Asiana Hotel – Summer Staycation in the heart of Dubai

I love this 5-star hotel near my home. This hotel is where the La Mesa restaurant  is located, a buffet restaurant popular to many Filipinos. I booked a room in Asiana hotel  a few weeks ago for a very affordable price. Summer has started and Dubai’s hotel rates has really gone down. I love this…

Lovin’ Dubai Cruise Review

I went to the Lovin’ Dubai Cruise! On my birthday, I was aboard the Lotus Mega yacht and it’s huuuuge! The pick up location was in Pier 7, it’s only a few minutes walk from the Marina mall. The Marina view was amazing as always. With all the skyscrapers and the yachts and the blue…

Morning Dubai Desert Safari with Oscar Knight Tours

For this weekend, we tried the Morning Desert Safari with Oscar Knight Tours. This activity is unique because we get to visit the Desert in the early hours of the morning, something different compared to what other tour companies offer which are usually held in evenings. We were picked up from our place at exactly…

Gong Xi Fa Cai – Chinese New Year Celebration in Dubai Mall

I just came home from the Dubai mall after attending their Chinese New Year Event. Today, I headed to Star Atrium to check out the Chinese Arts and Crafts, performances and other activities. I had a great time and I think most of the attendees did too. There were a lot of activities for all…

OFW Diaries – Family Getaway to Aurora, Philippines

Two excursions in a month! My vacation to Philippines was indeed both tiring and amusing. Our trip to Aurora was the climax of my vacation, it was such a good way to bond with my family and relatives that I have not seen for two years. Initially, I was not fully decided on taking my…

OFW Diaries – Ultimate Filipino Food Trip

It’s been just a week since I left Philippines and I miss it so much already. My family, the weather and of course the food! How can I say no to a month of eating authentic Filipino and asian dishes? Don’t get me wrong, Dubai serves Filipino dishes too but, Pinas is Pinas, it serves…

OFW Diaries – Family Outing in Cabangan, Zambales

It has been a tradition of OFWs or Balikbayans to organize out of town trips and beach outings whenever on vacation in the Philippines. There are a lot of things to consider when planning this trips, like the time and budget, it can be really stressful at first but I’m glad our family getaway went smooth….

Hot Palayok – A Filipino Restaurant

I visited Hot Palayok restaurant recently to check out it’s buffet menu. The restaurant is located in Karama area near the ADCB Metro station. It is very accessible through public transport, and just a few minutes walk from the metro. It is  spacious and bright, making it the perfect place for casual lunch or even…

Bu Qtair – A Popular Seafood Restaurant in Jumeirah

I found out about this Seafood restaurant not because of word of mouth, but because it was visited by the famous Anthony Bourdain (Yes, he did! Look it up in Youtube) It was my second time to visit and the dishes are the same as before, fresh and deliciously served. The main menu in this…