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Staples of Ramadan: The top 10 health benefits of dates

We see them everywhere across Arabia and, for centuries, the mighty date has long been a staple that’s sustained its civilizations. During the Holy Month of Ramadan, Muslims traditionally break their fast with dates due to their rich sugar content. However, there are many other health benefits to this majestic fruit that you may not know of…. Want to know more? Give us a click!

MBG - Hits the Streets of Arabia (on camel-back!) at Qatar's Doha Marriott

Camels, falcons, and Qatari culture at the Doha Marriott


On this episode of our weekly food series, Mama Baba Ganoush checks out the unique Ramadan offerings at the Doha Marriott – and makes some new four-legged friends to boot. Oh, and we’re giving away a sohour for two -- so go on, give us a click!

Flavours of Ramadan at the Four Seasons Doha

There’s no shortage to be found in Doha of lush and lavish Ramadan tents where you can break your fast at iftar, or linger with family and friends at an elegant sohour. However, there are those select few standouts that you just can’t help but find yourself returning too throughout the Holy Month. Case in point? The Four Seasons Doha. Click here to read our full review!

How expats embrace Ramadan in Qatar

Whether you’re a Muslim who’s observing Ramadan, or a non-Muslim expat learning more about its traditions for the first time, Qatar’s diverse community embraces the Holy Month in a variety of ways. ILQ’s Wajeeha Malik shows us how we all can celebrate in its customs.  

ILQ Competition: Win an iftar for two at the Marriott Marquis City Center Doha!

We're back with another Ramadan competition giveaway folks! This time we're inviting one lucky winner to revel in the Arabian grandeur of the Marriott Marquis City Center Doha's Wanassa Ramadan Tent with an iftar for two! Want to enter? Click here! 

ILQ Competition: Win an Iftar for two at the Westin Doha Hotel & Spa!

It's time for another ILQ Competition: Ramadan edition! You'll get the chance to win an Iftar at the Westin Hotel Doha & Spa! Read on to find out more details! 


MBG - The one Qatari dish you have to make this Ramadan!

MBG Iftar: The one Qatari dish you have to make this Ramadan!


On this week’s special Ramadan episode of our food series with Mama Baba Ganoush, we head into the kitchen for a Qatari cooking master-class as Aisha from QTips welcomes us into her home for iftar! Can you guess what we’re making? Click here and watch our video!

ILQ’s complete guide to what changes during Ramadan

The holiest month in the Islamic calendar, Ramadan is an auspicious time throughout the Muslim world. In Qatar, with it’s large expat population, this means that people from many diverse walks of life have the opportunity to share in and experience its traditions. For those who are experiencing Ramadan in Qatar for the first time, ILQ’s Wajeeha Malik brings you some insights on what you need to know when it comes to elements of daily life that change throughout the Holy Month.

So – do Canadian eggs taste better? We find out at Eggspectation Qatar!

Mama Baba Ganoush takes a look at the popular North American favourite, Eggspectation, at it’s new Mall of Qatar branch -- only to find out that it’s in fact, much more than it’s cracked up to be! (No pun intended – we promise!)

Win an Iftar for 2 at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha courtesy of ILQ & Zomato!

So in case you hadn’t heard, there’s a lot shakin’ between ILQ and Zomato Qatar! We’re super excited to announce our new content-sharing partnership with Zomato Qatar, and to celebrate the ILQ and Zomato teams put together this fun little video with the help of The Ritz-Carlton, Doha! Also – you can win an Iftar for 2 from The Ritz, so what're you waiting for? Give us a click to enter!