Katara Art Center
Local contemporary art and design are the focus of this expansive beachfront complex.
If you fancy a swim but don't want to go too far from the city, the 1.5km beach at Katara Cultural Village also offers the chance of...
Qatar Photographic Society
The society stages some excellent exhibitions by photographers from across the Arab World.
This extensive collection of new Qatari-style buildings, with the superb modern coliseum at the hub, provides a fantastic venue for art...
There's a separate fish-and-chip shop in this glamorous, choose-your-own-fish restaurant. Just back from the beach in the cultural...
Al-Sayyad is worth visiting just for a walk through the jewel-like Diplomatic Club, with its inlaid furniture and strawberry-coloured carpets. With views of the West Bay high-rises on one side and the Pearl on the other, the restaurant catches the best of the sea breeze. A choice of set menus are helpful for those new to Middle Eastern cuisine.