Hi there – I’m Courtney, an American expat who seeks to share unique culinary and hospitality experiences from the UAE and beyond. I’m currently living in Dubai and have lived in the GCC since 2007. I have seen the region change and grow – it’s been an exciting process!
I love flying up front, Veuve Clicquot, salmon sashimi, salsa dancing, Magnolia’s banana pudding, volunteering with K9 Friends, beauty boxes, formal shorts, kawaii stickers, being a feminist, and sharing my love of exploring and fine dining with the world. I enjoy hotels so much I even wrote a novel about one! (PS, If you want to know what a week in my food world looks like, search no further.)
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