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Sheraton Grand Doha’s Oktoberfest @ The Backyard

If there is one festival that has gone too viral that many other countries celebrate their own version while attempting to be as close to being as authentic as possible, it has got to be Germany’s Oktoberfest. Oktoberfest is held every year in Munich running from mid or late September to the first weekend of… Continue reading Sheraton Grand Doha’s Oktoberfest @ The Backyard

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Frankfurt Christmas Market

My European Christmas trip in 2012 had several highlights. Among them was the Christmas Eve mass with then Pope Benedict in Vatican and Christmas market-hopping in each European city I visited. Germany tops everybody’s list when it comes to Christmas markets. I made sure to go to several, 4 to be exact, to find out… Continue reading Frankfurt Christmas Market

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Christmas 2014: Souk Madinat Jumeirah’s Souk Festive Market

During Christmas time, Dubai prides of its ability to transform itself into a Winter Wonderland. Almost having a Western ambiance, minus the biting cold of snow. One such place that I really wanted to visit last year was Madinat Jumeirah’s Festive Market. Its promotional ads┬ápaint the feel of being in one of Europe’s Christmas markets,… Continue reading Christmas 2014: Souk Madinat Jumeirah’s Souk Festive Market