Features - Middle East
Qatar National Day
Qatar celebrates its National Day on December 18, and nowhere represents the true heritage of Qatar better than its capital’s most renowned market, Souq Waqif.
Qatar - The art of aircraft painting
With the whole of Qatar Airways’ ever-growing fleet of 135 aircraft being branded in celebration of joining the one world Alliance, Oryx flew to Dublin to meet with Eirtech Aviation’s Andrew Richardson and the Eirtech team in their bespoke, climate-controlled facility to find out how to re-paint a fleet of aircraft.
Articles - Middle East
marine - Port of Call: Qatar International Boat Show
The dazzling waterfront at Qatar’s prestigious Lusail City hosts the inaugural Qatar International Boat Show on November 12–16, an event expected to draw more than 15,000 visitors and welcome Qatar to the international show-circuit map.
Qatar - Al Zubara
In his book Looking for Dilmun Geoffrey Bibby, among the first archaeologists to visit Qatar in the 1950s, wrote of Al Zubara, “It was eerie to walk between the crumbled walls... Feet sank in the sand that choked rooms and streets.”
An introduction to Hajj
Every year, Muslims from all over the world converge on Saudi Arabia to perform the most esteemed pilgrimage of Hajj, one of the five pillars that every Muslim lives by.
Qatar International Boat Show
The inaugural Qatar International Boat Show will be held at Lusail Marina November 12–16 and figures to put Qatar on the show-circuit map.
maître d’ - IDAM, Doha
Located on the top floor of the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, Alain Ducasse's first venture in the Middle East offers refined contemporary French Mediterranean cuisine with a twist of eclectic Arabian flavours.
spa - The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Doha
Using a fusion of traditional and globally inspired therapies, The Ritz-Carlton Spa is a haven of peace and tranquillity, providing an ideal retreat from everyday stresses.
maître d’ - Le Grill, The Diplomatic Club, Doha
Nestled in the majestic Diplomatic Club, Doha’s grill purists are flocking here to feast on choice cuts and delicately balanced continental flavours.
experience - Culinary Tours, Lebanon
For the Lebanese, it’s said that food is the greatest expression of their traditions. Viewing it through the eyes of a tourist is one thing. To do so through the eyes of a local is quite another.<