Archive for the ‘Qatar’ Category

Expectations about the reopening of Villaggio mall before Eid Al Fitr has increased after several announcements made about events to be held at the mall during the holidays, although there is no official announcement yet. Since its closure due to the fatal fire accident on May 28, Cineco has released the film screening schedule for […]

We love everything about Hilton Doha! I booked online through http://www.hilton.com and was able to contact VENILLA MARIMOOTOO, Executive Secretary & PA to GM, and asked if it is possible to get an early check-in as online booking states that check-in is at 3 PM. Some emails after, I got confirmation for a morning check-in. Great […]

I’m not sure how many people in Qatar can appreciate Art and Qatar Museum Authority’s work in bringing artists and their art here in Doha but I have to give it to them. For Art lovers, and even for those who are not, Qatar has been bringing some of the best exhibitions around the world. […]

I don’t really want to say a product or a service is bad until it gives me enough reasons to do so. I’ve been one of Vodafone’s 1st 1000 customers since they launched and after all the disappointments, I think it’s time to give up on their service. I’ve subscribed to their Freedom plans when they launched […]

We’ve heard about Pork cuts being sold at Qatar Distribution Company (QDC) a month ago but since our bacon and sausage buying splurge we never got the chance to visit. A colleague went there the week after news came out about the pork cuts but went home disappointed.   We decided to go visit QDC this afternoon […]


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