WHAT’S TEAM FRIDAY UP TO?
One of the most enjoyable things I did on a recent visit to Bengaluru in India was shop for books. One day, from 11am to around 4pm, I was like a kid in a candy store – loading a shopping cart with books, including one titled The Ivory Throne. This fascinating look at how the history of Kerala changed with the arrival of Vasco Da Gama in 1498 is unputdownable. Anand Raj OK, features editor Shorter Ramadan hours mean even more opportunities to explore Dubai. This week took me on a shopping mission – to Naif to buy wallpaper, and to Muraqqabat to buy ma’amoul. While there, I grabbed some Iraqi-style flame-grilled fish for dinner. Delicious! Natalie Long, editor