UAE hotel eyes huge potential in European market

DUBAI: Al Bandar Rotana, a five-star hotel with a prime waterfront outlook, sees the Netherlands and Austria as one of the major feeders markets after Germany, Switzerland and Spain. Ayman Ashor, Cluster General Manager, Al Bandar Rotana and Arjaan by Rotana, said that the European tour operators have huge confidence in the UAE tourism market, especially Dubai, adding that the ease of restrictions and total recovery in UAE proved to the world that it is one step ahead.” “We agreed on marketing features with the operators in the European market, which makes Rotana a major player in this market.” Ashor … Continue reading UAE hotel eyes huge potential in European market

Feast for the Senses: An evening at Sumo Sushi

Eric Dury As a pescatarian, I find that Japanese restaurants are the best in serving dishes that delight all the senses. Japanese cuisine is perfect for pescatarians, and my personal favourite is the Sumo Sushi & Bento outlets that serve a wide range of dishes suitable for us.  This includes refreshing salads, Sushi Sandwiches, Poke Bowls, curated bento meals, sushi plates, sashimi dishes, tempura and of course the ramen bowls. I spent an evening at the Town Centre outlet of Sumo Sushi & Bento and found the menu extensive with affordable dishes and healthy options that were made with fresh … Continue reading Feast for the Senses: An evening at Sumo Sushi

Sumo Sushi & Bento – Listings October 2022

This October, Sumo Sushi & Bento, the originator of family friendly sushi dining in the UAE and throughout the region has curated special offers featuring the finest Japanese cuisine and fun activities Drink up for Free Where: Sumo Sushi & Bento Branches What: Diners at Sumo Sushi & Bento Tempura Supreme Bento can have one drink for free when they order a dish of Tempura Supreme Bento, Chili Prawn Supreme Bento, Salmon Lovers Bento, Samurai Roll, Shinobi, Sumo Sashimi Salad or Samurai Poke. Drinks valid for the promotion includes Ginger Cooler, Burj 7, Pinks, Watermelon Juice or Iced Tea. When: … Continue reading Sumo Sushi & Bento – Listings October 2022

Sanctuary for the Senses: Rosselli – AX Privilege

By Eric Dury As we enter Rosselli AX Privilege, a 5-star boutique luxury accommodation in a historic palazzo at the heart of Malta’s baroque capital city, Valletta, history greets us in the form of a 400-year-old fountain that was being admired by a group of locals and guests. A couple of local craftsmen had successfully restored the fountain, which is the centre piece of the palatial residence, making guests experience a bit of living history. A haven of style, sophistication and serenity in an exquisitely restored heritage building, Rosselli AX Privilege was once the residence of a well-established goldsmith and … Continue reading Sanctuary for the Senses: Rosselli – AX Privilege