Where are we going?

Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to walk from here?', Alice asked. 'That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,' said the cat. 'I don't much care where', said Alice. 'Then it doesn't matter which way you walk', said the cat. [Alice's Adventures in Wonderland]

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Seeing through light, Guggenheim Abu Dhabi

(Inside the infinity mirrored room. Concept from three artists – Song Dong, Bharti Kher, Yayoi Kusama.) Since our tummies were well-fed during the holidays, the next best thing to do post-new year’s eve is to satisfy our mental (and artistic, yeah!) craving. Persistent on burning the calories from the sumptuous sticky rice and other happy food, we did an enjoyable walk to the… Read more →

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Teatro

Like hungry guests, a sitting audience looks, Plays are like suppers; poets are the cooks. The founder’s you; the table is this place, The carves we; the prologue is the grace. Each act a course, each scene, a different dish.* No, that poem is not from me. But that may sum up our dining experience in the funky-awesome Teatro restaurant.… Read more →

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Qasr Al Hosn in today’s Google doodle

Have you seen today’s Google doodle? There is a significant element of today’s doodle. Aside from the UAE flag’s colors in it, they have included Qasr Al Hosn to celebrate the UAE National Day. For any viewer, it is safe to assume that the structure in the doodle is a museum or one of the old establishments in the UAE. I… Read more →

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The Art of Steakmanship at Rodeo Grill

John Stone – Rib eye steak Tuesday night. It was full of patrons in clamor of an old favourite. In Abu Dhabi, there must be something special when a restaurant gets into full capacity in the middle of a week. It is Tuesday night, too, as I write this and salivate as I recall our delicious dining experience in Rodeo Grill… Read more →