Kids Activities To Do in Dubai When it’s Hot

Childrens City Entrance, Dubai

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 ...

The Tallest Building in the World

Burj Khalifa Dubai

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. ...

Sir Bani Yas Island, UAE

Sir Bani Yas 2

Happy New Year!! My first post of 2012 and it’s about time! We decided not to leave the UAE this Christmas break as we were hosting friends from Canada. Instead, ...

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 ...

Children’s City Dubai

Children's City Dubai_Teeth

The weather is perfect in Dubai right now! The scorching days of the summer are behind us and we’ve been making the most of the great weather to enjoy what ...

Arabian Wildlife Centre: Sharjah

Arabian Wildlife Centre Sharjah

Living in an ultra hot climate means that for a good couple of months a year your kids don’t get to experience normal outdoor activities, such as visits to parks, ...

Dubai’s Amazing Fountain

Dubai Fountain 2

Photo source: Dubai Mall A visit to Dubai would not be complete without a visit to the Dubai Fountain. Set on the 30-acre Burj Khalifa Lake on the Waterfront Promenade ...

Dubai: Ice Skating in the Desert

Dubai Ice Skating Dubai Mall Icerink

Yep, you can ice skate in the desert on a 45 degree day. Of course, it’s not really “out in the desert” but  in the confines of the phenomenal Dubai Mall. ...

Sundown at Jumeirah Open Beach, Dubai

Jumeirah Beach

Dubai has a thriving beach culture, which may come as a surprise to people not familiar with the region.  Beautiful beaches run the entire length of the city and wherever ...

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