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Your fabulous guide to this weekend in Dubai: August 21-23 – Emirates Woman

Your fabulous guide to this weekend in Dubai: August 21-23 – Emirates Woman

Our ultimate roundup.

With so much happening in Dubai this weekend, you’re going to wish that you had more than just two days off.

Party in the sky

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FIVE Palm Jumeirah knows how to throw a party, and their Skyline Thursday brunch is sure to get you in the mood for the weekend. Held from 9pm – 11pm, and priced Dhs149 for ladies and Dhs249 for gents, enjoy dining alongside a magical views of the Dubai skyline. You will be spoiled with unlimited drinks and live cooking stations, ready to soon make your move to the dancefloor.

Drift into the weekend

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DRIFT Beach Dubai, nestled in the luxury One&Only Royal Mirage hotel, reopens for the new season. Chic setting with enviable views, DRIFT will also be back hosting SUP Fit classes every Saturday between 8-8:40am and 9-9:40am.

Summer delights

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Curb that sweet tooth at M’OISHÎ UAE where there’s a brand new summer menu to dive into. Experimental and quirky flavours include iced coffee, saffron, peanut butter & dark chocolate, crème brulee, lotus and mixed berries.

There’s a new amigo in town

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New restaurant Meshico shines a spotlight on Central Mexican culture and flavours. Located at The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah, and set across two floors, the menu offers thoughtfully crafted dishes from authentic duck Carnitas to traditional ceviches and the region’s largest Agave menu to match.

Time for a makeover?

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Whether you want to revamp summer hair, or get a brand new look for Fall, expert team at Zieda Beauty Lounge are on hand to give you picture-perfect locks. Good hair starts with great care so make sure to check out on of their treatments such as Goldwell’s Kerasilk range, Kevin Murphy’s moisture, and Nashi’s argan deep infusion treatment.

Afternoon Tea goes vegan

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Want to indulge in an Afternoon Tea without the guilt? Bohemian café Brambles, nestled in Citadines Metro Central Hotel in Barsha Heights, has crafted up a healthy option served every day between 3-5pm. Vegan and vegetarian options include oat and coconut scones, chickpea salad sandwiches, beet hummus and apple sandwiches, and Tahini Banana Bread.

Beat the heat

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Been in Dubai all summer? Treat yourself to a brand new Oreo Blast ice cream at Scoopi Cafe in Jumeirah. Think Classic vanilla ice cream, topped with crunchy Oreos, drizzled with dollops of rich Nutella sauce, all perfectly harmonized with fluffy marshmallows and pulled together with liquid nitrogen. Now that’s what we call a reward.

Cruise the world without leaving Dubai

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Take your taste buds a global tour at the Lido restaurant located in the regal QU2 vessel. On Thursday nights they host an Arabic banquet, while Fridays are reserved for the Mediterranean cuisine with a wide choice of both popular and undiscovered dishes from Spain, Italy and Greece.

Just the two of us

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Why have a date night when you can have the whole day to enjoy ? Le Méridien Dubai Seyahi is offering couples the ultimate VIP deal for just Dhs500 for two. You’ll have access to the pool, beach and gym, as well as complimentary non-motorized water sports and 50 percent off at poolside bar, Horizon. Sounds like a winner.

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