24 Hours In Kuwait

24 Hours In Kuwait

Kuwait City’s symbolic steel towers, traditional islamic architecture and bustling street markets are all a must when you visit. Peel back the layers and you’ll find the city is an up and coming cultural hub.

EAT

Ora

Ora, a Japanese Tapas restaurant in Arabella, was formed by five Kuwaiti friends and Chef Tiger from LA. Serving modern Japanese fusion it’s one of a kind and now regarded as the best Japanese restaurant in the Middle East.

DRINK

Beit Ahmed

Beit Ahmed is a cafe and gift shop in Al Mubarikya, Kuwait City. Renowned for its homemade almond milk and deserts, it’s also something of a treasure trove, selling Persian and Klim rugs, antiques and vintage goods from around the world.

STAY

Sheraton Hotel

The Sheraton Hotel is our recommendation of somewhere to stay, located in Kuwait City, it provides the perfect base from which to explore the local souks, cafes and markets.

TOUR

Madeenah City Walk

For an insight into Kuwait City, we recommend the Madeenah City Walk with Sarah and Deema - a guided tour that offers a fascinating look at the histoy and culture of Kuwait.

EXPLORE

The Amricani

Dar Al Athar Al Islamiyah also referred to as ‘The Amricani’ was built by American missionaries in the 1940s as a hospital before being converted and restored into a cultural exhibition space. There’s always something interesting happening here.

Al Shaheed Park

Al Shaheed park, located on the periphery of Kuwait city is the largest urban park in Kuwait and features a botanical garden, two museums, a visitor centre and lake.

GALLERY

Sultan Gallery

For over forty years, the Sultan Gallery has played an important role in introducing Arab artists to broader audiences, and helping to establish a vital dialogue among artists and institutions working internationally.

SHOP

Harvey Nichols Kuwait

Harvey Nichols embarked on its sixth international venture with the opening of a store in The Avenues mall, Kuwait, in autumn 2012. The store is spread across 10,000 square metres of retail space, bringing together many exclusive brands under one roof.

AlOthman

Opening its doors in 1956, AlOthman has expanded from a small boutique into a highly popular womenswear destination offering a bridal store and publishing a seasonal printed magazine MUSE.

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24 Hours In Kuwait

Kuwait City’s symbolic steel towers, traditional islamic architecture and bustling street markets are all a must when you visit. Peel back the layers and you’ll find the city is an up and coming cultural hub.

EAT

Ora

Ora, a Japanese Tapas restaurant in Arabella, was formed by five Kuwaiti friends and Chef Tiger from LA. Serving modern Japanese fusion it’s one of a kind and now regarded as the best Japanese restaurant in the Middle East.

DRINK

Beit Ahmed

Beit Ahmed is a cafe and gift shop in Al Mubarikya, Kuwait City. Renowned for its homemade almond milk and deserts, it’s also something of a treasure trove, selling Persian and Klim rugs, antiques and vintage goods from around the world.

STAY

Sheraton Hotel

The Sheraton Hotel is our recommendation of somewhere to stay, located in Kuwait City, it provides the perfect base from which to explore the local souks, cafes and markets.

TOUR

Madeenah City Walk

For an insight into Kuwait City, we recommend the Madeenah City Walk with Sarah and Deema - a guided tour that offers a fascinating look at the histoy and culture of Kuwait.

EXPLORE

The Amricani

Dar Al Athar Al Islamiyah also referred to as ‘The Amricani’ was built by American missionaries in the 1940s as a hospital before being converted and restored into a cultural exhibition space. There’s always something interesting happening here.

Al Shaheed Park

Al Shaheed park, located on the periphery of Kuwait city is the largest urban park in Kuwait and features a botanical garden, two museums, a visitor centre and lake.

GALLERY

Sultan Gallery

For over forty years, the Sultan Gallery has played an important role in introducing Arab artists to broader audiences, and helping to establish a vital dialogue among artists and institutions working internationally.

SHOP

Harvey Nichols Kuwait

Harvey Nichols embarked on its sixth international venture with the opening of a store in The Avenues mall, Kuwait, in autumn 2012. The store is spread across 10,000 square metres of retail space, bringing together many exclusive brands under one roof.

AlOthman

Opening its doors in 1956, AlOthman has expanded from a small boutique into a highly popular womenswear destination offering a bridal store and publishing a seasonal printed magazine MUSE.