Rate our ReviewsPerhaps the most fascinating facet of Dubai’s allure, is how seamlessly cultural opportunities blend with modern wonders. During my last visit to the Middle East I was only laying over in Dubai for a day, so I wanted to get down with what is perhaps the greatest technical marvel of this city on […]
Rate our ReviewsI was craving for Har gau (steamed shrimp dumpling) one day and a friend recommended that I must try the Jun Sui restaurant which was located at the ground mezzanine level of the Burj Al Arab.
Rate our ReviewsTravel is many different things to many people, but mostly it is a process of discovery of new experiences. In my opinion, a nation’s culture is also found in its local markets. I resolved to visit the Deira Fish Market in Dubai. Deira is the traditional commercial center of Dubai, near the old […]
Rate our ReviewsBastikiya Majlis….”Marhaba”…As-“Salaam–Alaikum”, let me start with a proper greeting. This morning, I had the opportunity to visit the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding: SMCCU which was an excellent venue open to anyone interested in knowing more about the cultures of the Emiratis. The centre is located in the Old Dubai Quarter known as Bastikiya. It […]
Rate our ReviewsImages of Petra seem to be everywhere these days and I do not remember the exact moment when I first became aware of this brilliant destination. Without distinctively recalling that instant, I can easily recapture how it was love at first sight. Who could glimpse these magnificent, ancient structures , cobbled into the […]