Category: Local Culture

Discovering Oman

As late as the 70s Oman was a quiet, poor and conservative backwater. That all changed when the current Sultan took over the reign of power and ushered Oman into the modern era. Unlike...

My 5 Favourite Moroccan Specialties

Well-known around the globe, Moroccan cuisine is undoubtedly one of the best in the world. Morocco’s unique flavours and cooking techinques have inspired a unknowable number of chefs from diverse nationalities. I’ve fortunately had the chance to...

What is the HOLI Festival?

Also known as the Colours Festival, the Holi Festival is a Hindu religious celebration that brings the Winter season to a close and welcomes the arrival of Spring. Principally, it is celebrated in India,...