Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


Mall Of The Emirates
This jam packed mall attracts a huge number to its real ski slope also.
Amidst Dubai's less glamorous shops this hidden culinary gem serves tasty Thai dishes.
Excellent Italian flare with a relaxed vibe upstairs and a more formal setting below.
Organic Foods
A rare find in Dubai, this sparsely decorated café cooks up treats with produce from the organic supermarket nextdoor.
The Walk
This new collection of shops has some lovely individual boutique choices.
In a city full of spectacle, OKKU distinguishes itself with, well, jellyfish. The food's also excellent.
Gold Souk
This gold market is a bustling experience; stall upon stall of every imaginable jewelled piece.
Abu Dhabi
The capital of the UAE promises luxury and style underlined by traditional values of hospitality and respect.
Jumeirah Centre
The discount little sister of the hip independent womenswear boutique.
Shakespeare & Co
This chain is perfect for a caffeine hit and a tempting patisserie or macaroon.
The Boardwalk
Pick something simple from the Boardwalk's menu and soak up the unbeatable location.
The Intercontinental
Unexpected style from the brand in an increasingly trendy location.
Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde
A young fresh addition to the art scene featuring contemporary artists from across the Middle East.
A world class adventure park with quite unparalled rides and attractions.
The Palace
Located close to major shopping and tourist attractions the rooms evoke Arabian charm.
Jebel Ali Equestrian Club
Everyone is welcome here and they offer beach or inland routes.
Kempinski Mall of The Emirates
High end spacious luxury in the midst of the shops but not one for the beach lovers.
Crossroads Bar
A rare spot of serenity in bustling Dubai relax with a classic cocktail while enjoying the views.
The Terrace
As ever location is everything but the champagne and caviar are welcome additions to this Creek-side site.
The Third Line
This varied, innovative gallery endorses Middle Eastern art and culture.
iKandy Ultra Lounge
Wear white if you want to shine, otherwise sit back and bask in the reflected beauty of the other clientele.
Madinat Theatre
Dubai's locals flock to this impressive theatre with its cosy feel and choice in performances.
Here you will find a vast space dedicated to pampering your body in style.
The best wine and cheese party you're ever likely to attend.
Al Maha
Award winning luxury set in the heart of the desert an effortless combination of cutting edge Dubai and its traditional past.
Il Rustico
Cosy spot serving good quality generous Italian dishes with a staunch local following.
Buddha Bar
Incredibly popular with the Dubai glitterati dress in your finest and be sure to make a reservation
The Agency
 An extensive wine collection with tapas to match make this a popular choice.
The Tiger Woods
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Zaatar W Zeit
The menu here is simple but effective; delicious topped breads and it's open 24 hours.
Jumeira Mosque
Book onto a tour to experience Dubai's cherished and exquisite mosque.
Big Bus Company
Hop on and off this air conditioned tour bus and enjoy Dubai's main attractions.
Sushi Sushi
A relaxing venue for enjoying excellent Japanese cuisine without the price tag of the major hotels.
This colossal theme park will dwarf anything you can imagine in your wildest of wild dreams.
Al Ahmadiya School
Once a school now this museum holds an enlightening collection on life before the oil boom.
Emirates Golf Club
This world class golf course offers two 18-hole championship courses and a 9-hole par-3.
Camel Polo
This is the amusing result when opulence meets desert.
Definitely one for the adventurous diner the extraordinary food and fabulous decor will not be forgotten.
The Noodle House
This pan-Asian chain will appeal to your senses with its flavoursome fare.

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