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fine food - Elias Gemayel

Prior to joining The St. Regis Doha, Chef Elias Gemayel worked in numerous reputable restaurants, including maze Gordon Ramsay in London, Hotel Sofitel Beirut Le Gabriel, and La Maison Du Saumon Salmontini in Dubai. Chef Gemayel now oversees the culinary aspects of Opal by Gordon Ramsay and Gordon Ramsay Mediterranean.

Round-the-clock fine dining whatever your reason

24/7 dining typically rouses expectations of low-grade diners and even lower quality. But whatever your reason for a 3am dinner or a 5pm lunch, whether it’s adjusting to the local time zone, a squeezed-in business meeting, or there are simply more restaurants to try than you have meals to eat, fine dining at a time that suits you is fast becoming a reality. Greg Sunning reveals three great spots on our network that are leading the way.


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Explore the Hutongs  

Beijing’s traditional hutongs are a timeless treasure that offer a rare glimpse into yesterday’s way of living in China’s remarkable capital.

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Top gadgets to ensure your family holiday is a success  

There’s a wealth of great gear to help families get the most out of their time away. Nichola West rounds up her five favourites.

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Pinball Museums  

For those who fondly remember the clicking and blinking of pinball machines, here are some places where you can still admire these masterpieces of pop culture – and play them, too.

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A city where
anything is possible

The early morning sun spears like an arrow through the buildings in old Batavia, illuminating an old man hosing down the cobblestones, while across the square a restaurateur arranges chairs and tables on the...

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Islands of
Adventure in the Sea

With Qatar Airways launching flights to Helsinki in October, resident writer Katja Pantzar takes us on a journey through the autumn and winter wonders of the Finnish capital.

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Best countries
for tea lovers

Qataris are among the world’s top tea drinkers, but plenty of other countries revere the traditions of tea, which provide a fascinating glimpse into local culture and hospitality.

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Centennial Park District

Atlanta’s thriving downtown has something to charm visitors of all ages, and the beating heart of this Southern metropolis is just waiting to be explored.

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24 hours in

Marrakech, the crimson heart of Morocco, is a 1,000-year-old city with an unseen water supply that has allowed it to flourish. Above Marrakech are the marching peaks of the High Atlas mountains, often snowy, a...

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