A Guide to Christmas in Dubai with Kids 2015

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I love December in Dubai. The weather is divine with an average daily temperature of around 23 C. We can finally spend time outdoors without getting scorched to a crisp ...

Chilling Out at Dubai’s Chillout Ice Lounge

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If you so wish, you can see ice sculptures in the desert on a 45 degree day!  Of course, it’s not really “out in the desert” but at the Dubai ...

Dubai in the Sky

Dubai in the Sky

For the most part, Dubai is a cloud free city. However, at this time of year there is high humidity and early morning fog and cloud forms do happen. We ...

A Day at the Dubai Camel Races

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Over the past 45 years, Dubai has been rapidly transformed into a modern, desert metropolis with the same lifestyle offerings as cities that have existed for centuries. Although it may ...

Kids Activities To Do in Dubai When it’s Hot

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We are safely back in Dubai after our 6 week escape to Europe. Dubai in August is unbearably hot with the daily average temperature around 42C! We have exactly one ...

Living Above the Cloud Line

Living Above the Clouds

We found ourselves living above the Dubai cloud line this week. The city is normally sunny and cloudless so photo opportunities such as this don’t come along every day. What a surreal ...

The Tallest Building in the World

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The Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. You can’t miss it if you visit Dubai, it alone stands out on the Dubai landscape glinting and sparkling for all to see ...

A Quick Guide to Dubai Shopping Malls with Kids

Dubai Mall Promenade

One thing Dubai has in abundance is great shopping malls!  We’re spoiled for choice when it comes to shopping and most malls also have great entertainment and activities for kids. ...

The Mirror of Dubai Creek

Dubai Creek

I’ve lived in Dubai for over 2 years now, but only recently was privy to this experience. We often head down to Bur Dubai to stroll along the Dubai Creek. ...

Celebrating 40 Years!

The Burj Khalifa

It’s not every day you have a momentous birthday, but today the country in which I currently reside, the United Arab Emirates, turns 40! There is a great vibe across ...