Hello 2017! Hello UAE!

I have to admit, I have somewhat neglected my blog recently. As one of my resolutions for the year I plan to get back into the saddle, blow the cobwebs off my keyboard and get writing again (who am I … Continue reading

Dubai – sands of the desert

Having spent my time exploring the concrete metropolis that is Dubai, it was time for something a little bit different. Apart from the sunshine, Dubai seemed to mainly consist of things that were commercial, artificial or superficial. Of course, spending … Continue reading

Dubai – view from the top

So I find myself in Dubai with a view to seeing the sites and making the most of my week off work. I had already explored The Marina and found my favourite public beach on which to bask shamelessly in … Continue reading

Dubai – the concrete jungle

This year I have gone from the luxury of university holidays, which span endlessly across summer and punctuate the year offering weeks of much-needed rest, recovery and procrastination, to the shock of working life where a somewhat generous sounding 25 … Continue reading