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Your Travel Inspiration Guide – TJD Recommends

Tuesday, April 19, 2016
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This month’s TJD recommends, we tap into the misconception island of Singapore and show you the beauty and fun of taking a family trip there! Coming from a yoga background, we are focusing a lot on wellness and yoga retreats this year as they say  happy mind, happy life. Also, a recent favorite new dinning experience in Dubai that you cannot skip! Enjoy this month’s TJD recommends!

Love,

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Around Dubai

Sleep

Stay at the new boutique Four Seasons Hotel DIFC, an intimate boutique-style hotel in the heart of Dubai’s business district with skyscrapers views from all around.

Afternoon Tea

The Ritz-Carlton JBR launched afternoon tea with a new menu crafted by the luxury resort’s talented Chefs that include a new Traditional Tea, an Arabian Tea and a children’s tea.

Dine

Mayta Dubai by Jamie Pesaque opened its doors in April in DIFC. This delicious contemporary Peruvian cuisine has left us craving for more every day with flavors flirting in every dish!

Life Changing Experience

All your life you’re yellow. Then one day you brush up against something blue, the barest touch, and voila, the rest of your life you’re green. That’s what life changing experience does. Fall in love with Four Seasons Tented Camps and get a chance to learn about the elephant orphanage, Chiang Rai and the Golden Triangle.

 

Travel Next Month

Fly

Recently, we flew with Singapore Airlines Business Class for the first time and instantly became fans! Incrdible 28-inch seat transforms into a 78-inch bed when you’re ready to turn in. Fully-flat with a cushioned headboard for greater sleeping comfort, complete with linen, duvet and pillows.

Family Destination

Last month, we flew to Singapore for a mother and daughter exploring! From Sentosa Island to shopping at Haji Lane, Singapore proved to be one of the greatest destination for children! Don’t miss out Universal Studios and the wonderful street shows!

Foodies

Food is the cornerstone of Italian culture and the iconic Grand Hotel Tremezzo located on the shores of beautiful Lake Como in the Lombardy region of Northern Italy, offers guests the opportunity to experience a gastronomic treasure trove of signature dishes, inspirational flavours and local ingredients under the direction of ‘the founder of modern Italian cuisine’ Gualtiero Marchesi and their expert in-house chef, Osvaldo Presazzi.

wellness/detox

Samahita Retreat

An all inclusive retreat center in Koh Samui, Thailand. Samahita Retreat is a dedicated center with a strong purpose: to provide a place in which to practice balanced and healthy living in all areas of our life from Yoga, to detox to weight loss.

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