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Classic Cookbooks for Serious Cooks – My Desert Island Cookbooks

Classic Cookbooks for Serious Cooks – My Desert Island Cookbooks

These classic cookbooks for serious cooks are the kinds of culinary tomes I’d like to see under my Christmas tree if I didn’t already own them. If your loved-one relishes cooking five-course meals, pounding curry pastes from scratch and making their own charcuterie, these are...
Doha Shopping Guide – From Atmospheric Souks to Shiny Shopping Malls

Doha Shopping Guide – From Atmospheric Souks to Shiny Shopping Malls

Our Doha shopping guide covers everything from atmospheric Souq Waqif, where artisans craft gold jewellery in tiny ateliers and locals sip coffee and smoke sheesha in breezy squares, to the shiny shopping malls that house luxury designer stores. Like the United Arab Emirates’ cities of Dubai and Abu...
Our Guide to Siem Reap Markets – Where to Go and What to Buy

Our Guide to Siem Reap Markets – Where to Go and What to Buy

Our guide to Siem Reap markets covers the liveliest local markets and petite neighbourhood markets in the northern Cambodia city, as well as artsy crafts and organic farmers markets. We also provide responsible travel advice on the night markets – should you or shouldn’t you...
A Local Guide to Shopping Siem Reap by Nathalie Saphon Ridel

A Local Guide to Shopping Siem Reap by Nathalie Saphon Ridel

Much to the surprise of most visitors to Cambodia, shopping Siem Reap is a real delight, with everything from stonemasonry and woodcarving that date back to the Khmer Empire and artisanal crafts such as silk weaving and basketry to contemporary fashion and handcrafted jewellery. There...