Month: March 2018

WHEN-IN-QATAR: Throwback photos – Flickr Days

Back in the days when there’s still no Facebook and Instagram, photography enthusiasts like me hangout on an online portal popularly called FLICKR.  It was a “community” (or even a family) where members really care for each other – you feel the encouragement and support, as well as the desire to help each other to

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DaddyCorner: 9 ways on how your kids will enjoy the QIFF Season 9

QATAR’s premier food festival is now on its 9th Seasons this year and they are finally open to the public occupying a much bigger space and featuring more shops at the Hotel Park near Sheraton Hotel. I can say it’s really a foodie paradise with so many options to choose from. As a #daddyblogger, one

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QIFF 2018 : The Mother of all Food Festivals in Qatar is back!

YES! The biggest food festival in the land is back once again this March 2018! And judging from the preparations that I saw few nights prior to its grand opening, i can say it is going to be ONE BIG EVENT. (The following raw photos are taken few days before the actual opening.) It’s QIFF

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Time Rako Hotel: A Gift of Time (An International Women’s Day Special)

Imagine this, we wake up in the morning and do our regular routines before going to office. We work for eight hours (others even up to 12) and barely even had a chance to call home. Then we get off from work, some even pass by coffee shops or restaurants for a quick bite. I

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7 Dishes to celebrate 70 years of “Mövenpick Brand”

Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts is kick-starting 2018 with a culinary celebration marking its 70th anniversary. But how many of you knew that it all started when the founder of Movenpick – Ueli Prager opened his first restaurant – Claridenhof, in Zurich in July 1948, offering simple dishes that could be ordered à la carte and provide sophisticated

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Time Rako Hotel: It’s Time To Head South

Over the weekend, we celebrated the 2nd Blogniversary of BEST LIFE QATAR with an unexpected gift, an overnight stay at TIME RAKO HOTEL in Wakrah. Although, we have initially made an online booking for the same hotel so we can feature it in the blog, we were later on informed that it will be given

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WE ARE RANKED 2ND! BLQ’s Second Year Blog-niversary Special

It was during the height of national elections in the Philippines in 2016 when politics took over all daily conversations on social media. Tired of seeing online debates and political mudslinging, I decided to leave the pitiful battleground where nobody wins and everyone becomes a victim. Then I drew my own course, and started anew…

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