Month: January 2019

Let’s Get Physical: Fitness Gyms In Doha

Starting late last year, my wife and I have been noticing a growing number of fitness centers that are opening in the city. They are coming along with the opening of new buildings and commercial establishments almost everywhere. And while it’s a good indication of the growing trend for physical fitness and health consciousness, we

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The Hidden Treasures of Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha

On the outside, Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha looks like a classic hotel with gold glass panels – a number of Chesterfield sofas on the lobby that gives it an extremely elegant, vintage look – and old wood walls, beautiful chandeliers, and other pieces that truly evokes time and craftsmanship. Link to Previous Article: Our Weekend Staycation

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Our Weekend Staycation at Radisson Blu Hotel Doha:

I’ve been staying in Doha for quite sometime now but it was our very first time to spend a weekend staycation at Radisson Blu Hotel, Doha. Often viewed by many as a business hotel since Ramada times, and because of close proximity to many residential places in downtown Doha, many would tend to overlook this

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SPECIAL SERIES: 19 Best Parks in Doha

To help you plan ahead for your outdoor events or weekend activities as an alternative to shopping malls, here are some of the outdoor parks that you could consider. If you feel like jogging, strolling around or having a family picnic, there’s a lot of public parks available around Doha and its peripherals alone. And

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SPECIAL SERIES: 19 Best Places for Shopping and Entertainment

Want to know our 19 Best Places for Shopping and Entertainment? Yes, this tiny, oil-rich, country has lots of these scattered all over… and is planning to open five more this year 2019! Shoppers in Qatar are set to be spoilt with choices as many new malls will open gates over the next three years.

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SPECIAL SERIES: 19 Best Cafe and Restaurants with a View

Are you following our 19 BEST LIST? Now, here’s our 19 BEST CAFES AND RESTAURANTS WITH A VIEW. It’s almost weekend and what better way to spend it is to have a nice breakfast or brunch overlooking the magnificent Doha skyline or the turquoise blue water of the Arabian Sea. While we are yet to

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SPECIAL SERIES: 19 Best Filipino Establishments in Qatar

From among the lists that we released for this series, this one is the most talked about in our community. Others are even surprised that some of these are actually “Filipino-brands” and some got a bit confused with the terms “having an office/store” and “having an operation/assigned staff” here in Qatar. We intentionally did not

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SPECIAL SERIES: 19 Best Places To Stay In Qatar (below QR500)

To be one of the most preferred and trusted references for staycation, dining and anything related to family is one of BEST LIFE QATAR’s blog objective. And for the last 3 years, we are trying to get a little closer to this direction by putting up more informative articles for our readers. While we are

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SPECIAL SERIES: 19 Best Places To Visit In Qatar

During the first week of 2019, our community has been committed to a religious fast and so I wasn’t able to blog more about food but instead, we introduced a series dedicated to providing more information to our readers about Qatar. Realizing that we haven’t had more blogs about what to explore in this oil-rich

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EASAIR CAFE: A Cafe with Qatari Taste

In the midst of the labyrinth of markets and restaurants in Souq Waqif, lies a hidden gem that will introduce you to distinct Qatari hospitality. A cafe with Qatari taste – that’s their tag line. And true enough, it was like getting a warm Qatari welcome in a traditional home right in the middle of

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