Once a small port on the edge of a desert, Dubai has become a global hub of influencers and a magnet for social media stars. In the social media space, most bloggers chronicle their culinary adventures & travel stories by way of photos, videos and even write-ups on their personal websites or blogs. Dubai is predominantly known to serve finger-smacking Biryanis and for unbelievable sights from Burj Khalifa. But to probe more, it has now started to produce travel addicts and foodies who are doing a stunning job in influencing their followers to scout more tremendous destinations and mouth-watering dishes all over the world. Numerous world class travel and food bloggers are curating their magic over their Instagram profiles and blogs.
Our today’s post is also about one of the dynamic bloggers who just began blogging amidst pandemic and now continues to leave her mark on the hearts of every connoisseur. She is someone who barely needs an introduction. If you reside in Dubai, you’ve apparently heard of Salwa Azar because it’s hard to miss the affable Emirati woman with a big heart and a great sense of humor which reflects through her Insta captions. Salwa is a Lebanese who studied hospitality management & has been a Cornell University alumni. Presently, she is serving as director of marketing and head of social media for Atlantis The Palm and recognized as marketing leader of the year at the Leaders in Hospitality Awards 2019. Salwa, a bon vivant who unswervingly decided to attain her fervency adjacent to her full time job. Traveling and food have been her passion since 2012 but started blogging in the middle of Covid, to be more confident in writing, document her trips, to help people organize their travels and to make them see the world through her eyes. She is a parsonage who always desired to victual her appetite for both food and travel. Salwa is an epitome of great strength, fearlessness and an entity living unaided. She has become a very prominent blogger while owning a blog of her own, named ‘Travel and Cookies’. This is a food and travel blog where she posts alluring pictures of food and travelling around the world. In her blog, she writes – “Travel and Cookies is a blog I created to share my passion about food and traveling. I hope I can inspire and help you with my experiences”. Salwa reaches out to almost every local and international food place traversing flavors which can satisfy her taste buds and her soul. Her Instagram is an evidence of all the appetizing delicacies and cuisines. You must follow her if you want to experience magnificent destinations and the food that comes with them. Her feed constantly features posts regarding travel, meals and her amazing experiences. Salwa says,” My life revolves around food. I live to eat and explore places.” Salwa is becoming a trending blogger from Dubai who gives you a mesmerising experience into her world of food and marvellous places.
Well, everyone experiences a rollercoaster ride full of lows and highs leaving a sweet taste of success and bitter taste of failure and so happened with Salwa, but it was her constant efforts and the never give up attitude that took her to where she is and what she is becoming. One of her secrets of becoming a popular connoisseur is that she writes what she experiences, basically unfiltered reviews and aid people with her skills. Salwa gives guidance and recommendations for new destinations to explore, delicious food to eat and fantastic eateries to stop over. Her success Mantra is ” Get out of your comfort zone, Post great content consistently, be patient, never lose hope and enjoy blogging”. Salwa also mentions that hard work, determination and consistency is all you require to be a blogging notability.