All posts by Siobhan Downes

Robinsons Department Store Has Just Opened In Dubai Festival City By Siobhan Downes

Bad news for our wallets – Robinsons in Dubai Festival City has opened its doors, and it’s already shaping up to be our new go-to shopping spot.

President Donald Trump’s Latest Muslim Ban Has Just Been Blocked Indefinitely By Siobhan Downes

The US President faces yet another setback in his attempt to ban travellers from six Muslim-majority countries.


Bella Hadid Will Be Making An Appearance At The Dubai Mall By Siobhan Downes

The supermodel will be at The Dubai Mall on April 12 to launch Dior’s The Art of Colour exhibition.

Our Top Picks: 6 Things To Do In Dubai This Weekend By Siobhan Downes

The weekend is finally here, and we’re going to be enjoying fabulous shopping deals, garden parties, and celebrity meet and greets.

The Internet Just Celebrated The First Ever Muslim Women’s Day By Siobhan Downes

“It’s time to hear from a community that’s often talked about but rarely given the chance to speak.”

Jordan’s Princess Nejla Just Launched Her Own Jewellery Line By Siobhan Downes

Jordan’s Princess Nejla bint Asem has joined forces with a Dubai-based jewellery giant to create a new collection.

OMG: Zac Efron Will Be At The Dubai Mall This Weekend By Siobhan Downes

Yes, all your teenage dreams just came true – the High School Musical actor will be here in the flesh.

Social Media Stars Got Turkish Airlines To Fill A Plane With Aid For Somalia By Siobhan Downes

Turkish Airlines has agreed to fill a plane with food and send it to famine-hit Somalia, after a social media campaign reached its $1 million target.

Six Ways To Treat Your Mum This Week For Mother’s Day By Siobhan Downes

Looking for last minute Mother’s Day ideas? Look no further, we’ve rounded up some of the sweetest deals in Dubai.

What It’s Like To Have Your Hair Cut By Mariah Carey’s Stylist By Siobhan Downes

Does this stylist provide the most diva-worthy haircuts in Dubai? We put him to the test…

Salt Bae Works His Magic On The King And Queen Of Jordan By Siobhan Downes

Thought we’d reached peak Salt Bae? Well, the sodium sensation has added two more famous faces to his list of fans.

Will Smith Is Back In Dubai, One Of His Favourite Cities By Siobhan Downes

Hollywood heavyweight Will Smith is back in Dubai – and he’s showing no signs of slowing down.

Why This Filmmaker Wore A Lebanese Designer To The Oscars By Siobhan Downes

Director Ava DuVernay’s stunning Ashi Studio gown doubled as a political weapon at the A-list awards.

A Dubai Man Spent Dhs1 Million On An Over-The-Top Marriage Proposal By Siobhan Downes

We’re used to hearing about extravagant engagement parties and lavish weddings – but this popping of the question might take the cake.