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There’s an Arabic word for when the temperatures start to drop and the skies turn grey, and that’s “kankaneh”. Kankaneh is the equivalent of coziness in English. It evokes the urge to snuggle into an oversized sweater, a pair of fuzz-lined boots, and toasty up in warm togetherness with a hot drink and good company. So to get your dose of kankaneh this winter, we’ve come up with a list of 10 places where you can finally seek refuge from the chilly …

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Maintaining a healthy diet and lifestyle is a challenge no matter who you are. But if you have an insatiable sweet tooth, it can feel like downright torture! One minute you’re rocking the clean eating game with tasty salads and fresh, natural foods, and the next you’re looking down at 50 chocolate wrappers and trying to figure out how you got here. Of course, the trick to sticking to a healthy regime is to let yourself indulge – in moderation, …

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It seems like we should really call New Year’s Resolutions ‘January Resolutions,’ because by February, 90 percent of us have given up on our efforts to better ourselves in the year ahead. But guess what, Tipsters? 2017 is going to be different! That’s right: we’re going to help make sure you stick to those resolutions. Whether you’re looking to get fit, learn something new, or just let yourself live a little, here’s how you can make sure this is the …

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A new food trend has arrived in town this month, and it’s going to take your taste buds on quite a trip! In the last few weeks, the sushi burrito has taken Amman by storm, with two different restaurants popping up to serve these incredible culinary fusions. Both Sushiitto, in Abdali, and Fishface, in Abdoun, create delicious, oversized rolls of fresh sushi that will make Amman’s foodies sing with delight. But while these two places may seem identical on the surface, the …

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For fans of Japanese cuisine, there’s nothing more exciting than a sprawling buffet filled with an unlimited supply of freshly prepared maki, temaki, sashimi, uramaki, and more. All-you-can-eat sushi is a special kind of treat for sushi lovers: after all, sushi isn’t exactly the cheapest food around. And who wants to worry about going over budget just because you can’t stop devouring those delicious California rolls? If you’ve got a fever, and the only cure is more sushi, you’re in …

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It’s time for another Tip n’ Tag Taste-Off! In our previous Taste-Offs, we scoured Amman for the best burgers and the most delicious pizzas around. Now, we think it’s time for a little dessert – and we’ve chosen the perfect bite-sized treats. That’s right: it’s time to find out which of Amman’s bakeries makes the most scrumptious cupcakes around. Once again, we brought in the expertise of our favorite Amman food bloggers to decide whose cupcakes really hit the sweet-tooth spot. Based on the …

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… so where should you go to find those candy canes and silver lanes aglow? Whether you’re a fiend for Christmas markets, on the lookout for Santa sightings, or just ready to eat and drink until you’re as jolly (and rotund) as Ol’ Saint Nick himself, we’ve searched far and wide to uncover the best of what the holiday season has to offer. Who needs the North Pole? Amman is teeming with festive holiday …

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Last week, we here at Tip n’ Tag scoured the city in search of Amman’s most beloved pizzerias. This week, we’re putting those pizza places to the test with another one of our much-loved Taste-Off competitions. We recruited some of Jordan’s premier food bloggers to help us decide which pizza spots reign supreme. Here’s how it worked: From each of our top five pizza places, we ordered one classic margherita pizza and one specialty pizza unique to that specific restaurant. Without knowing …

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It’s comforting and hearty, it tastes great hot or cold, you can take it to a party, and it surely never gets old. We don’t mean to sound cheesy, but when it comes to pizza… really, what’s not to love? And, boy, do people love pizza. When it comes to picking a favorite pizzeria, everyone has strong opinions. After all, we’ve all eaten enough pizza in our lifetimes to consider ourselves connoisseurs on the matter. But which of Amman’s pizzerias are really, truly, …

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Oh, to be young: not a care in the world, no real responsibilities, an endless amount of energy and enthusiasm… who wouldn’t want to go back to the simpler days of youth? Well, this week, we think you should! Forget your grown-up worries and take a trip down memory lane with this lively line-up of events and activities around town. Age is just a number: deep down, we’re all young at heart! “Majnoun Riyada” @Bisharat Golf Club Friday, November 11th at …

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