Shop like a local
There’s nothing like getting to know a place through its fresh food markets. Buy seasonal organic vegetables, dried fruits, delicious regional cheese, freshly baked bread, exotic raw honey and more at the city’s many colourful bazaars and gourmet grocers. Held across the city from Jumeirah Beach Road to Zabeel Park, these places are synonymous with gastronomic bliss. Don’t miss fresh food at the weekly Ripe Market, or head to Jones the Grocer and Milk & Honey for artisanal food and the city’s traditional souks for a selection of spices in the most delightful of settings.