Beautfiful Weather for Being Outdoors: Global Village

Global Village is something so typical and stereotypical Dubai that it’s not even funny. It is huge, it’s full of eateries, and it’ huge. Wait, did I already say huge? To be honest, I was full of stereotypes and thus a bit skeptical about it but to my big surprise it turned out to be Read More …

UAE School Librarian of the Year Awards is Almost Here

  The best librarians in the United Arab Emirates will be honored by 2017’s ‘School Librarian of the Year Award’. The Emirates Literature Foundation and The Executive Council of Dubai present the prestigious new award.  It thanks librarians for their positive influence on the development of future leaders. Any librarian within the UAE who you Read More …

Splash It: The Best Water Parks in UAE

Winter is almost here, which means cooler temperatures and more outdoor activities. I am pretty sure UAE has the most water parks per capita and this choice might be confusing and overwhelming. I decided to put some info together so that you could decide which water park works best for you. Wild Wadi Water Park Read More …

Isobel Abulhoul: Emirates Literature Foundation CEO

Isobel Abulhoul is Festival Director of the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature and CEO of the Emirates Literature Foundation. Abulhoul was born in England and came to Dubai in 1968 where she has worked throughout her career to promote education, reading and writing to the United Arab Emirates. She became co-founder of Magrudy’s, a bookshop chain, Read More …