Tips, Travel

A Dubai guide for all budgets

The more I speak to people about the world of travel and my own personal experiences about travel the more I realise how many misconceptions people have about travelling especially to Dubai.Most people think that Dubai is all about Designer shops, 5 star hotels and a party central for the the rich and famous but there is so much more…

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Tips, Travel

Learn some Arabic before you go to Dubai

My love affair with the Arabic language started roughly in 2002 while I was living in London.Prior to this Arabic was not something that interested me and not a language I wanted to learn how to speak. Living and working in London’s East End, I was surrounded by Arabs from all corners of the world including their food stores and…

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Tips, Travel

48 hours of fun in Dubai

Last month I headed off to Dubai with Dubai Tourism for literally 48 hours in the city. Having only been in transit I was rather keen to explore the city. But what awaited me was nothing I had imagined and associated with Dubai. After delayed flight to Dubai , I arrived at 6am and after getting through passport control I…

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Travel

Where to next ? ….Dubai Calling …..

Later today , I will be heading off to Dubai for 3 days with Dubai Tourism. I am so excited even though my trip is rather short as I always am in transit and have never visited this buzzing city before. Dubai is one of the seven Emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. Once a desert , it…

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Personals

Wedding FEVER

On Sunday, MUM and I attended the Sunday Times Eastern Bridal Fair. I had attended an event like this once only and was keen to see what it had evolved to. The Fair started on Friday and ran till Sunday. Included in the attractions was the much talked about Fashion Show and the appearance of Bollywood Stars from a hit…

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