One sleep till Thursday.

If coming back to normal working hours had a slight toll on you happy meter, then we have a few fabulous activities to rejuvenate and reenergise you for the hot summer ahead. Now, let’s see that smile.

Mediterranean escape

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Spirited nomads, cultural catalysts and wanderlust fuelled dreamers need to book a table at Villamoré this June. The laid-back, beach-front restaurant and lounge in Emerald Palace Kempinski invites you on a whirlwind trip around the glittering European coast as they launch their ‘Mediterranean Summer Series’. On Friday’s and Saturday’s expect a limited-edition 8-course tasting menu priced at Dhs 325 that evokes the traditional flavours and tastes of Nice, Mykonos, Capri and Bodrum.

Get that glow

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Nikki Beach Resort & Spa is expanding it’s treatment menu with three new skincare brands. Parisian label Clarins promise flawless skin head to toe through body massages, body scrubs, body wraps and signature rituals. The leading British skincare brand Elemental Herbology uses innovative ingredient technology and natural botanicals to provide the ultimate skin nutrition and holistic care. In addition, Les Sens De Marrakech, the authentic artisan brand using indigenous ingredients from Morocco, will be used for the Nikki Spa signature Turkish and Moroccan baths. All products will be available to buy too.

Petit déjeuner

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Known for its iconic reputation as a Parisian café, Angelina embraces traditional Parisian favourites creatively curated with Middle Eastern ingredients, to start your mornings the right way. Served daily in The Dubai Mall and Zero 6 Mall in Sharjah, the breakfast menu includes a range of options including the Parisian Breakfast, Angelina Breakfast and the Signature Breakfast.

Get ready for a luxury shopping experience

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Want a pair of Manolo Blahnik’s? Of course you do. You have the whole weekend to prepare for an exclusive sale taking place at The Loft in the Dubai Opera on June 17 where you can snap up the iconic buckle shoes for up to 90% off. Doors open from 10am to 5pm and make sure to use code EW when you arrive.

Cool mode

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Don’t hide away this summer and instead cool off at the FIVE Palm Jumeirah’s new weekly pool party ‘Summer Ice’. It takes every Friday from 2pm to 9pm for Dhs 300 per person wherein Dhs 150 are redeemable against food and beverages and you can expect the latest party tunes as a live burlesque show.

Sweet delights

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Someone once said that ‘there’s nothing a cake can’t solve’ and this is definitely a case at Sarabeth’s. The Instagrammable spot has introduced High Tea and for Dhs 140 per person you can select from an array of tea’s to go alongside smoked salmon and cream cheese, cucumber and mint mini sandwiches, mini bundt cakes, scones, brownies, sliced cakes and cookies, paired with Sarabeth’s signature preserve. Served daily from 3:30pm – 5pm.

Heading out of Dubai?

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Set against a backdrop of the Hajar mountains, Hilton Al Hamra Beach & Golf Resort invites you to enjoy the spectacular views while unwinding beside the crystal-clear waters of the Arabian Gulf. Book until August 19 to take full advantage of their summer deal that includes 25% off Best Available Rate or 30% off Best Available Rate for Hilton Honors members.

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