Opening of the 1st Louis Vuitton store in Paris-Charles de Gaulle!

Airports | Paris France Europe

France

October 13, 2018

Airports

Opening of the 1st Louis Vuitton store in Paris-Charles de Gaulle!

The official opening of Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport’s first ever Louis Vuitton store will take place this Saturday 29 September in Terminal 2E (Hall K). Until now, the prestigious brand has…

October 13, 2018 | News | Paris

Woodbury Outlet: The Ultimate Destination for Shopping and Dining in New York

News | New York USA Americas

USA

June 12, 2018

News

Woodbury Outlet: The Ultimate Destination for Shopping and Dining in New York

The ultimate destination for shopping and dining! Conveniently accessed from NYC via the New York State Thruway at exit 16, Harriman, Woodbury Common Premium Outlets features 250 of the most…

June 12, 2018 | Travel | New York

Wafi Gourmet: Exquisite Lebanese Specialties in Dubai

Restaurants | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

January 03, 2018

Restaurants

Wafi Gourmet: Exquisite Lebanese Specialties in Dubai

Connoisseurs of Authentic Lebanese Cuisine will find it difficult to ignore the many mouth-watering temptations that Wafi Gourmet is famous for. Dining out is not just about food, it is also about…

January 03, 2018 | Reviews | Dubai

Lafayette Gourmet Paris: A Unique Food Experience

International Cuisine | Paris France Europe

France

November 15, 2017

International Cuisine

Lafayette Gourmet Paris: A Unique Food Experience

Lafayette Gourmet occupies an area spanning 3,500m² across two floors, bringing you the very best in fine food for your daily grocery shopping, as well as providing a home delivery…

November 15, 2017 | News | Paris

Akiki's Fresh Fruits and Vegetables: My Personal Choice

Recommended | Antelias Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

November 14, 2017

Recommended

Akiki's Fresh Fruits and Vegetables: My Personal Choice

Today and after four long years of not writing a review about my favorite fruit destination, I come back to "AKIKI Fruits & Vegetables" nestled on Antelias' internal road. As we all know the…

November 14, 2017 | Reviews | Antelias

Shopping in Rome: Castel Romano Designer Outlet

Reviews | Rome Italy Europe

Italy

August 15, 2017

Reviews

Shopping in Rome: Castel Romano Designer Outlet

After discovering La Vallee Village in Paris... My favorite shopping address in Rome is called "Castel Romano Designer Outlet". It's where you can find your favourite designer brands from 30% to 70%…

August 15, 2017 | Shopping Mall | Rome

Bread Basket Square Becomes Taqa

Bread & Bakeries | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

June 20, 2017

Bread & Bakeries

Bread Basket Square Becomes Taqa

In 2015, I wrote about Soumaya, founder of Bread Basket Square, a healthy wheat-free bakery... Today, BBS starts a new challenge, a new journey, changing the concept's name from Bread Basket to…

June 20, 2017 | News | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Fishs Eddy: A Restauranteur's Dream Come True!

News | New York USA Americas

USA

April 12, 2017

News

Fishs Eddy: A Restauranteur's Dream Come True!

I didn't find enough words to describe this place... I just walked in astonished, amazed by the colors, the display, the choices available. A dream for every chef, kitchen owner or restaurateur.…

April 12, 2017 | Recommended | New York

Johnnie Walker: Amsterdam's Standalone Experience

Airports | Amsterdam Holland Europe

Holland

May 31, 2016

Airports

Johnnie Walker: Amsterdam's Standalone Experience

Scotch whisky-maker Johnnie Walker has opened the first European location of Johnnie Walker House, a network of airport and standalone lounges. Johnnie Walker House’s newest outpost has…

May 31, 2016 | Travel | Amsterdam

Il Padrino: Saida's Italian Social Hub

Italian | Saida South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

South Lebanon

April 25, 2016

Italian

Il Padrino: Saida's Italian Social Hub

It's called Il Padrino and it's where the youth of Saida gather every weekend. Arriving from Beirut to prepare for Souk El Akel we were invited by the Rotaract Club to Il Padrino. The first…

April 25, 2016 | Restaurants | Saida

Johnnie Walker Blue Label: A Series of Pop-up Stores Across Europe for Christmas

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

December 16, 2015

Coffee, Wine & Drinks

Johnnie Walker Blue Label: A Series of Pop-up Stores Across Europe for Christmas

If you happen to be travelling to cities like Milan, Paris, London and Monaco you will come across a series of pop-up stores by Johnnie Walker Blue Label. The concept debuted in Milan on the 27th of…

December 16, 2015

Beauty & Essex: A Trendy Discovery in New York

International Cuisine | New York USA Americas

USA

July 02, 2015

International Cuisine

Beauty & Essex: A Trendy Discovery in New York

You won't imagine there is a restaurant inside when arriving to Beauty & Essex. A shop door takes you to the dining heaven behind, a breathtaking restaurant spread over two floors decorated with…

July 02, 2015 | Restaurants | New York

Oliviers&Co: Olive Oil Based Products from the Mediterranean

Spotted Stories | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

April 08, 2015

Spotted Stories

Oliviers&Co: Olive Oil Based Products from the Mediterranean

Oliviers&Co is a place you've surely seen in ABC Achrafieh and Dbayeh. This olive oil specialty shop cannot be missed and so I headed down there one day. I loved the colors, the freshness and…

April 08, 2015 | Achrafieh

The Malt Gallery: For Whisky Aficionados and More

Spotted Stories | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

February 03, 2015

Spotted Stories

The Malt Gallery: For Whisky Aficionados and More

If you’re a malt whiskey fan like I am, The Malt Gallery is your place. This  luxurious space down in Achrafieh inspires class and luxury. A glass facade welcomes you into a space…

February 03, 2015 | Achrafieh

Galler Chocolates: A Restaurant and Cafe Now Open in Zalka

Chocolate | Antelias Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

October 29, 2014

Chocolate

Galler Chocolates: A Restaurant and Cafe Now Open in Zalka

I've always wondered how to spell Galler. Is it with an é at the end, or more of a ère? The person who founded this chocolate house, Jean Galler, spelled it with ère. Recognized…

October 29, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Antelias

Have a Cup of Coffee with Ralph Lauren in NYC

Spotted Stories

October 04, 2014

Spotted Stories

Have a Cup of Coffee with Ralph Lauren in NYC

Ralph Lauren adds an American flair to the French style coffee shop... Recently opened in New York City, Ralph’s Coffee, located on the 2nd floor of the Polo Ralph Lauren flagship…

October 04, 2014

Cosy Foods: The Organic Shop Specialized in Healthy Mouni

Spotted Stories | Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 26, 2014

Spotted Stories

Cosy Foods: The Organic Shop Specialized in Healthy Mouni

I was in Beit Merry attending the LIVCD (Lebanon Industry Value Chain Development Project) press conference and heard that a new organic shop had opened in the area. Grabbing the opportunity,…

July 26, 2014 | Mount Lebanon

La Grande Épicerie du Bon Marche's New Look in Pictures

Spotted Stories | Paris France Europe

France

March 12, 2014

Spotted Stories

La Grande Épicerie du Bon Marche's New Look in Pictures

A short while ago, La Grande Epicerie reopened its doors after months of renovation. It reopened with a new style, a new look and a fresher feel. The few images I saw on the net were not enough to…

March 12, 2014 | Paris

Lindt Opens Its First and Biggest Chocolate Boutique in Paris

Chocolate | Paris France Europe

France

March 08, 2014

Chocolate

Lindt Opens Its First and Biggest Chocolate Boutique in Paris

By the looks of it, 2014 may be just as well be dubbed the Chocolate Year. Many brands as well as chef's are focusing on this product, giving it more time, more research which help them create…

March 08, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Paris

French Fries Dipping Cone

Food Gadgets

January 21, 2014

Food Gadgets

French Fries Dipping Cone

This handy product lets you store fries and ketchup in one cup holder sized container making it much easier to dip your fries. It’s a gadget isn't it?  This French Fry Cone and Dip makes…

January 21, 2014

Inside the First KitKat Chocolatory Store

Spotted Stories

January 19, 2014

Spotted Stories

Inside the First KitKat Chocolatory Store

I think a trip to Tokyo should be on my to do list this year. Gourmet KitKat store? Japan is famous for their Kit Kats and apparently the country has some unique KitKat flavors that aren't…

January 19, 2014

Terroirs du Liban: Fair Trade Lebanon's Shop is now Open

News

December 03, 2013

News

Terroirs du Liban: Fair Trade Lebanon's Shop is now Open

Fair Trade Lebanon: Non-profit NGO founded by five members in 2006. It aims to improve the livelihoods of the most disadvantaged people living in rural Lebanon. Mission: Fair Trade Lebanon…

December 03, 2013

The First Ever Absolut Stand Alone Shop

News

August 17, 2013

News

The First Ever Absolut Stand Alone Shop

Absolut has opened its first store, a travel retail outlet at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). The 484-square-foot venue features an Absolut bespoke bar, while an “Absolut…

August 17, 2013

An Address in Badaro that Didn't Change in Years: Patisserie Eclair

Tasty Discoveries | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 04, 2013

Tasty Discoveries

An Address in Badaro that Didn't Change in Years: Patisserie Eclair

Nested in the heart of Badaro, patisserie Eclair has been known for many years now. I hear my parents generation talking about the sweet corner that was the meeting destination of a generation that…

February 04, 2013 | Beirut

Awan: The First Local Lebanese Tea Shop

News

October 29, 2012

News

Awan: The First Local Lebanese Tea Shop

Awan, Arabic for “the right moment”, offers tea connoisseurs single origin tea leaves from across the world, mixing traditional with signature blends along with a hearty sprinkling of…

October 29, 2012

Le Mall Dbayeh Lights Up in Color

News

September 26, 2012

News

Le Mall Dbayeh Lights Up in Color

LeMall – Dbayeh  is already having a tremendous influence on the Metn region as it will offer its residents a wide variety of international brands such as GAP and Decathlon - measuring…

September 26, 2012

My Latest Discovery: Ganache Magicien

News

August 23, 2012

News

My Latest Discovery: Ganache Magicien

Ganache Magicien is an art and design focused chocolate based in Ashrafiyeh specialize in chocolate one-off sculptured fantasies, bespoke wedding cakes using only the finest chocolate and…

August 23, 2012

Starbucks Conquering the Juice Market Now?

News

July 22, 2012

News

Starbucks Conquering the Juice Market Now?

Starbucks is on a role. They recently bought La Boulange, a popular bakery, a tea house Tazo and now expanding with big with fresh juices with Evolution Juices!  Starbucks Corp. already…

July 22, 2012

Ginette: Home of the Unusual Mix of Artisans

International Cuisine | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

July 09, 2012

International Cuisine

Ginette: Home of the Unusual Mix of Artisans

The Gemmayze district, full of narrow streets and graceful historic buildings from the French era, is a fitting backdrop for this new concept store. Also well-known for its trendy bars and…

July 09, 2012 | Restaurants | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Woki Organic Cuisine, Barcelona

International Cuisine | Barcelona Spain Europe

Spain

June 12, 2012

International Cuisine

Woki Organic Cuisine, Barcelona

One night we decided to have dinner at this newly discovered place by mistake - a pleasant surprise it was. The experience was fantastic. “Woki, the organic market" is an organic shop,…

June 12, 2012 | Restaurants | Barcelona

Live Organic: A Real Organic Hub

Restaurants | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 20, 2012

Restaurants

Live Organic: A Real Organic Hub

Live Organic is a one-stop shop where one can do all organic food and lifestyle related shopping. It's a haven for people looking to enjoy some breakfast or want to get some work done while sipping…

April 20, 2012 | Reviews | Metn

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