Category: EAT-scapades

HDC New Menu Launch: A taste of Mexico, Middle East, and New Orleans at the Pearl-Qatar

Hospitality Development Company (HDC) has successfully organized three grand events which showcased their new menu for three of their restaurants in The Pearl-Qatar. It was well-attended by many social media people, VIP guests, and even their loyal customers who are excited to try out their newest offering. ISLA MEXICAN KITCHEN Location: 2 La Croisette, Porto

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Bo’s Coffee Qatar: Meeting Place for Homegrown Filipino Coffee

It was April 25, 2018, when Bo’s Coffee – the biggest homegrown coffee company in the Philippines, opened its first international branch with the objective of bringing that distinct coffee experience to Filipinos abroad. And it was a milestone for the company to have chosen Qatar for its first overseas venture which is expected to

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BAKU CAFE: A Piece of Azerbaijan in Qatar

Over the years, Qatar Expats are getting more and more exposed to countless travel opportunities: from the regular expansion of Qatar Airways destinations, to HIA’s strategic location and proximity to some of the world’s “Best Places To Visit” – which will otherwise be costly (and flight time will be longer) if coming from home countries

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BLQ WORKSHOPS: How To Start A Blog (Season 3)

The THIRD SEASON of our knowledge sharing project is now up and running. We started with our “back-to-basics campaign” both with the idea of reaching out to new content creators who have been messaging us for assistance as well as a refresher on the ultimate purpose of blogging. With more participants not being able to

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19 Restaurants To Spend Chinese New Year in Doha This 2019

According to Population of Qatar by nationality – 2017 report published in February 2017 by the website called http://priyadsouza.com, there are only less than 10,000 Chinese expats in Qatar. They are ranked 21st on the list closely following USA which is on the 20th spot with Indians, Nepalese, Bangladeshis, and Filipinos being the four largest

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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 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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