fine food - Chef Georges Zoghaib
Nestled at the end of Porto Arabia One, overlooking the aquamarine waters of The Pearl-Qatar’s marina, is Burj Al Hamam – a luxurious five-star restaurant that is well known for its high-end Lebanese cuisine.
Black Orchid Interiors, The Pearl-Qatar
London furniture brand Black Orchid Interiors makes its debut in the Middle East with the unveiling of its new store in Doha.
What’s in my travel bag: Philippe Starck
When Philippe Starck arrived on the world design stage, he was lauded for the groundbreaking hotel concepts he created with long-time friend and hotelier Ian Schrager. But what many may not know is that he was extremely prolific before this collaboration – so much so that he was asked by French president François Mitterrand to design the private apartments at the Élysée Palace.
Located in the vibrant West Bay region of Doha, the new five-star Melia Doha is an oasis in the city, with some exciting additions to Doha’s burgeoning culinary scene.read more
Greek Island Hopping
With nearly 100 islands to choose from, la dolce vita in the Greek Aegean comes in all different shades of white and blue.read more
From Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
With Qatar Airways launching flights to Zanzibar on July 1, travel writer Sue Watt reveals the island’s exotic charms and explores our other Tanzanian destinations: vibrant Dar es Salaam and...read more
Iftar and Suhoor
The Month of Peace
Iftar and Suhoor are a chance for family and friends to come together during the holy month of Ramadan.read more
If you want to get closer to the magic of talented chefs working full tilt for your enjoyment, opt for the flamboyant open kitchens now increasingly common around the world. From robata to dining in the kitchen,...read more
Five Middle East
Archaeological evidence suggests that civilisations used perfumes as early as 3300 BCE, but it wasn’t until the Arab chemist Al Kindi devised a guide to distillery and chemistry that perfumery became an exact...read more
Mustapha Haj Omar
As Executive Sous Chef of Oriental and Mediterranean cuisine at Metzo’s restaurant in the Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort, Thailand, Mustapha Haj Omar brings expertise and passion from a long line of...read more
Qatar Airways Holidays
Oryx presents its insider’s tips for places to visit in August.
Experience Switzerland’s summer offerings, witness the Great Migration across the Maasai Mara, and take a cruise...