Dubai Bucket List (Part 1): Top 7 Things to Do in Dubai

Dubai is known for its luxury and decadence; fast cars, big penthouses, villas on the beach, brunches and extravagant night life. It’s like a fancy hotel, which sadly almost never feels like true cozy home, since everything changes so fast. Or is it? Yes, the people make the city, so maybe we have been looking Read More …

Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding

A hidden gem One of the best places to take your guests to or to go yourself once you have moved to Dubai is Sheikh Mohammed Cultural Centre for Understanding (SMCCU). Set in the middle of picturesque old Dubai in Bastakiya historical area among well-preserved traditional Emirati houses, the place opens the door into a Read More …

The Ultimate Dubai Bucket List (Part 2)

Last week I wrote about things to do in Dubai that will make you feel at home and will help you understand this place better. If you don’t have any idea of what I am talking about, read the first part  here . In this article, I would like to continue with the Ultimate Dubai Bucket List. I Read More …

Another emergency, or your friends and family visits

One of the biggest spends of Dubai expats is entertaining guests. In the beginning you we all are nice and welcoming hosts, accompanying them places that might still be a novelty for us, but after a while it might become too much, and besides we’ve seen the places a few times already. Your friends and family Read More …