We’re well into the new year now and, I have to admit, I’m finding the resolution to finally get fit is really challenging my willpower. Cue a little shopping trip in the hope some new gym gear will inspire. If you’re having the same problem check out the second feature in our ongoing wellness campaign where you’ll find our pick of the latest workout wear to kick up your motivation.
One woman who’s not short of get up and go is our cover girl Anke Brandt. Not content with holding the world record for the longest distance kitesurfed by a female, she’s about to challenge herself again by kiting from Bahrain to Dubai. You can read about her preparations and motivation in our exclusive interview. Also this month, Behnaz Sanjana chatted to Enas Fardan about a great initiative to help victims of domestic violence – a cause we’re always happy to promote.
Our fashion pages, as always, bring you a selection of what’s new in the market and the continuing trend for see-through clothing makes those resolutions even more important!
With awards season in full swing in the film industry, Ankita Mamgain uses the travel pages to take you on a cinematic journey to some of the world’s top film festivals. She’s also responsible for our Valentine’s dining round-up. Believe me, this girl knows all the hottest deals.
Meanwhile, in parenting, Ghada Salem is offering something for nothing in the shape of apps to help your youngsters learn – maybe those phones and tablets aren’t such a bad thing after all.