Here are 10 major facts about Dubai, UAE that I wish I had known before I moved across the globe. 1. It is humid. Seriously, what is wrong with the internet. Why did no one tell me? How could I not know? When I left the US, I knew Dubai Continue Reading
Last updated: November 11, 2018 Living in Dubai I’ve learned so much about so many different cultures, from languages to foods to cultural practices. Despite what I wish I knew before I moved here, I’ve truly found Dubai to be a once in a lifetime experience. comprised of so many incredible mini-experiences. Continue Reading
Dubai, UAE is one of the most spectacular, awe-inspiring, and modern cities in the world. But despite being the modern international hub that as it is, Dubai is still a majority-Muslim country, and the culture still reflects that. One of the most common questions I had even before I moved here Continue Reading
Dubai Miracle Gardens—a vast, colorful garden blooming in the middle of this desert city. Dubai Miracle Gardens is an enormous park, a mere 15 minute taxi ride from Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road. With a mere 40AED ($11USD) entrance fee, you can enjoy the gorgeous bloom any time from November to the end of May. Now when Continue Reading
Many people don’t know this, but I’ve always been somewhat obsessed with butterflies and butterfly gardens.
Almost immediately after I arrived in Dubai in September, I was presented with an awesome opportunity to go on my first desert safari. I’d heard about desert safari’s in Dubai as one of the things I must do while here, so I woke up very excited knowing I was finally going on one!
When you think of cliff jumping, what do you think of as the best locations for it? My first thought is Colorado in the United States, or maybe off of the coast of Australia. Little did you know that Oman was recently declared the most underrated hotspot of cliff jumping and Continue Reading