Event · Travel

Qatar Year of Culture 2016: China

This is the fifth year that Qatar Museums sponsors a cultural exchange program with other countries. For a whole year various activities, exhibits and programs are held to promote cultural awareness, appreciation and camaraderie between Qatar and its guest country. Last year featured the rich Turkish culture and it somehow brought me back to my… Continue reading Qatar Year of Culture 2016: China

food · Travel

Tsiskvili, Georgian Folk Restaurant

No better way to have our final dinner in Georgia than in Tsiskvili. With the constant prodding of my friend who really wanted to watch Georgian folk songs and dances, I didn’t have a choice but to say “yes”. The restaurant was recommended by our hostel crew, who forewarned us that it is a little… Continue reading Tsiskvili, Georgian Folk Restaurant

Travel

Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style

Are you someone like me who loves to bring home knick-knacks from my travels, as personal souvenir and as gifts to family and friends? If so, then I know that a lot of research is being made on what to bring home and where to purchase. And what is the guaranteed best place to find one? Markets,… Continue reading Souvenir Shopping Moscow-Style