Five years ago today, I handed over my one-way ticket, boarded a plane, and seven hours later, touched down in the desert, eager to start life afresh in this strange new city of Doha. I…

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When was the last time you had your thyroid function tested? I don’t have the stats, but I’m willing to bet that the answer for most of you will be ‘sometime back in 2004 when…

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At least once a year for as long as I can remember, I’ve travelled to a new place that I’ve never been to before. The journeys I’ve been on and places that I’ve travelled to…

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Perched 500 metres above Lake Lucerne in the heartland of Switzerland sits the remarkable Bürgenstock Resort. Following a nine year-long revamp and a $564 million investment from its Qatari owners, the resort opened its doors…

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Venice is one of the most romantic and picturesque cities I’ve ever visited. Rich in history and culture, with fabulous cuisine, friendly locals and, with its intricate canals and winding alleyways, a uniqueness about it…

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