25 things to do this week
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Have a bargain blend: True, most ladies nights let you have the good stuff absolutely free. But while Left Bank’s offering sets you back a whole dirham for every drink you have, not many places can boast the the same well-mixed blends, cool beats and stunning views.
Dhs5 for five drinks, 8-10.30pm. Souk Qaryat Al Beri (02 558 1680)
Give time: If you’re scratching your head over what to give your Valentine this month, think no more! Chocolates and jewellery is so last year. What you ought to give is the gift of time, and it’s available at Espa. Still scratching your head? Well it’s like a gift voucher (that can be used in any way the recipient chooses) but for one of the swankiest spas in Abu Dhabi.
Prices start from Dhs1000. Espa, Yas Viceroy (02 656 0862)
Improve your child’s maths: We all remember (with a chill in our spine) what it was like to have to learn maths at school. At Whiz Kids Skill Development, your kids will be helped through their difficulties in an engaging, nurturing and supportive environment.
Jumbo Electronics Building, Defence Road, Al Markaziyah (02 641 7450)
Get zapped! Well, not literally. But if you’re tired of waxing and shaving and whatever else you need to put yourself through to stay smooth, here may be a permanent solution. Kaya’s February offer is 20 per cent off laser hair reduction packages across all branches.
Kaya Skincare, across Abu Dhabi (02 443 3709)
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Eat at Jim’s or Tour Masdar City in a futuristic car
Take in the art of Mexico or Cool off at a camp