WHAT’S TEAM FRIDAY UP TO?
This week Team Friday had a visit from Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach, while she was on her first trip to Dubai. Be sure to read the upcoming issues of Friday to see the fashion shoot and interview, in which she reveals what it’s really like to be a beauty queen. Lindsay Judge, fashion editor
I love a challenge so when I was asked if I would like to be one of the first people to climb the newly opened Via Ferrata on Jebal Jais, Ras Al Khaimah’s highest point, I was in. Launching myself from one mountainside to another was scary but I loved every minute of it. Not for the faint-hearted at 120m high, with a 300m-long zip wire, it’s tough and challenging. Read my full experience in next week’s Friday. Mark Setchfield, art editor
With 29 days to go until Christmas Day, it’s time to start thinking about silly jumpers, turkeys and trees. Make sure you pick up the December issues of Friday for our complete guide to the festive season, including next week’s insight into where the UAE’s Christmas trees come from, and how to get someone else to cook for you on December 25. Natalie Long, editor