Traditional must try UAE dishes – Nothing short of yummy!

The authentic dishes of the UAE are full of spice and wonderful aroma that offers a wonderful dining experience! Given below are some of the Arabic foods that you simply must try if you are one to explore delicacies.

 

Stuffed Camel

Known in the Guinness Book of World Records as one of the biggest dishes in the world, stuffed camel is also one of the most elite dishes to try. This Arabic delicacy can be found at fine dining restaurants in Dubai and is usually served at weddings.

 

Al Harees

This is one of the Arabic dishes that take the longest time to prepare! Meat and wheat are boiled together with a pinch of salt for hours and hours with other spices added to enhance the taste.

 

Shawarma

This is one of the most popular dishes even in Asian countries and served in most hotels like AVANI Deira Dubai Hotel. The entire dish consists of fresh vegetables cut up with a choice of meat all wrapped up in an Arabic roti.

 

Hummus

This is a famous dip made from chickpeas, olive oil, lemon juice, tahini paste and some salt and garlic. The dip goes well with dishes like shawarma, pita bread and other appetizers.

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Underwater Restaurants in Maldives – Dine in a Unique Style!

The stunning island nation of the Maldives has long since been synonymous with paradise, and some of its famed underwater restaurants only add to the magic of it. Read onto find out more.

Ithaa Undersea Restaurant

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Located 16 feet below sea level, the Ithaa Restaurant offers a panoramic 180-degree view of the mesmerizing sea life which can be observed at leisure as one dines on delicious culinary delights. The restaurant also can be booked for special occasions such as weddings.

Subsix

Subsix is an undersea playground which also happens to be the first underwater nightclub in the islands. The decor is stunning with all the fittings designed to resemble coral, shells, and anemones, with the coral-like chandelier and the cool blue lighting adding a magical aura to the place. The restaurant can be easily reached from most Maldives luxury resorts including the likes of The Residence Maldives by Cenizaro.

Sea

The Sea Restaurant offers a fantastic range of fine wines and also happens to be the world’s finest underwater wine cellar. Apart from offering discerning guests a dreamy out of the world experience, it presents a selection of international gourmet cuisines cooked to perfection.

Useful Tips

All of these restaurants have different timings for lunch and dinner, so making sure to check the schedules beforehand is well advised, along with making reservations well ahead of time to ensure a smoother dining experience. The restaurants also have a strict dress code in place so do make sure to dress smartly!

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Foodie guide to Thailand – A food lover’s paradise

Being a nation that is a melting pot for a variety of cultures and ethnicities, Thailand boasts an amazing cuisine. Read on to know more about this country’s amazing food culture.

 

Finding the right place

Thailand is a nation where one could never go hungry. This is because there are footstalls and restaurants at almost all areas of popular cities. But if you are looking for a place to experience and enjoy authentic Thai food it could be a little difficult as more shops have altered their ingredients and preparation methods to delight the western taste buds.

 

Bangkok!

Bangkok is the culinary capital of Thailand. It is home to a variety of restaurants ranging from the highest end Bangkok resorts to affordable eateries. While you are in Bangkok you could also enjoy international cuisines such as Chinese, Korean, Indian and even Italian. The Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort is one of the many places where you can enjoy intercontinental food.

 

Visit northern Thailand

If you wish to taste authentic Thai Cuisine in northern Thailand, Chiang Mai, in particular, is the place you might want to visit. Here, one could taste a variety of food items that are exclusive to this region. There are also places which offer you cooking classes and this is certainly one of the regions that shouldn’t be missed for foodies.

 

Visit the coastal regions

Popular coastal destinations such as Phuket, Pattaya, Chanthaburi along with many others all have one thing in common that is Seafood. One could taste the freshest catch directly from the sea upon visiting any of these cities. Thai crab curry, fried fishcakes, ginger steamed fish, Thai sushi are some of the food items you must try.

 

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