How to spend a week in Dubai

A week in Dubai! So you’ve taken the plunge and booked a week in Dubai!  But what is there to do in Dubai? After living here for over two years, here are some ideas for how you could spend a week in this cool city..   Day…

Dubai Mall: 10 Awesome Attractions

Top 10 awesome attractions of Dubai Mall…   Malls in Dubai are so much more than just another place to go shopping. In a city built on desert sand, air conditioned Malls are a haven from the scorching desert heat in the summer. They are also a social meeting…

A review of Treehouse bar, Taj hotel, Dubai

Treehouse Bar, Dubai… I’m another year older and wiser… well definitely older anyway. Unfortunately my birthday this year fell on a Tuesday, which meant I had to work during the day, and get up early the next day too. With this in mind I couldn’t do…

Living off 500 dirhams or 136 US dollars a month in Dubai…

Speaking to some of the low paid workers here in Dubai, I’m always amazed by how they not only survive in such an expensive country on a relatively low wage, but how they also manage to send money, often half or more of their salary home, back to…