Festive Winter Market
Be in the middle of a festive fairy tale with beautifully decorated stands in Marsa Malaz Kempinski’s spa gardens. You can walk around this fair which features plenty of individual shops offering a taste of market crafts, local products and artisan accessories. And if you’re feeling really festive, try the s’mores and hot chocolate or sample the warming mulled drink next to a traditional fireplace, admiring the biggest yule log in town.
Dec 22-30. Spa Gardens, Marsa Malaz Kempinski, The Pearl-Qatar (4035 5555).
Festive Wonderland Counter
There’s a brilliant selection of hand-crafted goods including gingerbread houses, cookies, chocolates and mince pies. If you’re looking for a festive gift, get the chocolate Santas.
Dec 5-Jan 1, 9am-10pm. Radisson Blu Hotel Doha, C Ring Road (4428 1555).