• Downtown Design | October 2015

    Downtown Design | October 2015

    A celebration of design and innovation, featuring an eclectic mix of globally renowned and up-and-coming worldwide brands. Cherrypick Founder and Editor, Aysha Majid, shines a light on some of her T...

  • Shop Local | September 2015

    Shop Local | September 2015

    SO YOU WANT TO SHOP LOCAL? With worldwide luxury brands opening flagship stores throughout the region, local designers are also making their mark. CP Editor and Founder, Aysha Majid, provides a che...

  • Omnia  |  October 15.2014

    Omnia | October 15.2014

    Nestled in a quaint café in Al Souq, Jumeirah Fishing Harbour, Omnia, Arabic for wish (aptly named given the whimsical foliage hanging from the ceiling and Ottoman style ‘wishing well’) serves modern...

  • Prime 68  |  May 26.2014

    Prime 68 | May 26.2014

    A glass of champagne to start, we’re tempted by a complimentary, rich and creamy amuse bouche of mushroom soup. Worried that the cauliflower soup I just ordered may not live up to its petite predecess...

  • Ravi  |  January 16.2014

    Ravi | January 16.2014

    I spot the white and green sign and eagerly hop out of the car before we’re even stationary. The flagship Satwa location is filled with a sense of nostalgia, brimming with hungry mouths while the staf...

  • Six Senses Zighy Bay  |  November 26.2013

    Six Senses Zighy Bay | November 26.2013

    An optional 15-minute cliff-top paraglide is an exciting introduction to the beach and we’re greeted by a gaggle of friendly staff....

  • Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque  |  October 03.2013

    Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque | October 03.2013

    We make our way through pristine stone columns to the women’s changing area, where we’re handed an abaya. If you haven’t worn one of these, this is a perfect time to immerse yourself in the culture of...

  • s*uce  |  August 28.2013

    s*uce | August 28.2013

    The fashion boutiques are sparkly treasure troves of an interesting, fresh and exciting mix of local and international names. Glancing around the employees look just as happy to be here as the custome...

  • TOMO  |  June 12.2013

    TOMO | June 12.2013

    In the restaurant, encased in glass, were bestowed a perfect view of the artists at work. Chef Takahashi graciously greets us, while we immediately relinquish any dish favouritism in place of his wise...

  • Wadi Adventure  |  March 05.2013

    Wadi Adventure | March 05.2013

    Not forgetting one of the world’s largest wave pools and white water rafting courses, accommodating three contrasting runs with a combined length of 1,133 metres. Surveying the activity village like a...

  • Rare Restaurant Brunch  |  January 25.2013

    Rare Restaurant Brunch | January 25.2013

    The eclectic collection of art makes a first and lasting impression. A far cry from some of Dubai’s haughty and bombastic brunches, Rare is subtle and chic. Warmly greeted at the restaurant entrance w...

  • Elia  |  October 20.2012

    Elia | October 20.2012

    My fellow diner and I felt as though we had been transported somewhere else and the Majestic Hotel (long may it reign) is candidly not where you would expect this little flower to shelter....