Tag: United Arab Emirates

Bu Qtair Fish Restaurant | Capturing A Hidden Gem In Jumeirah. A Video Too!

Bu Qtair has shifted to a new location, just across the street… here’s the new story. This is perhaps the only restaurant in Dubai that hasn’t changed over the years, despite it’s soaring popularity and its enormous media publicity in recent times. The first time I had visited Bu Qtair, it must have been in 1999. We had just arrived in Dubai and went … Read More Bu Qtair Fish Restaurant | Capturing A Hidden Gem In Jumeirah. A Video Too!

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The Diary Of A Dubai Resident… As Home Turns Into An Inn!

An excerpt from an earlier post… Dubai, my home for almost the last decade, is a quintessential tourist’s haven. It’s a shame that the only thing that comes to mind when one hears Dubai is Shopping. But, walking through the art alleys of Bastakia and the old quarters along the Dubai Creek, watching the sun go down the beautiful and never ending beaches, catching … Read More The Diary Of A Dubai Resident… As Home Turns Into An Inn!

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Deep-Sea Fishing & Fresh Fish Barbeque – Persian Gulf

Image: IshitaPhotoIdeas Location: GPS Position: N 25º10.547′, E 55º 03.587′ – In the blue expanse of the Persian Gulf – 20kms away from the Dubai Coastline. Activity: Deep Sea Fishing on a 33 ft yacht. Duration: 4 hours The team: 9 members – 4 couples, each couple comprising of a Team, plus the Captain cum Lifeguard cum Fishing expert cum Guide. Status: 7 fish … Read More Deep-Sea Fishing & Fresh Fish Barbeque – Persian Gulf

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The Million Street, In The Middle Of Nowhere | Rub Al-Khali Desert, Abu Dhabi

Million Street – that’s the name of the street that we drove along as we drove into the middle of nowhere. with only a sea of sand surrounding us. In mid December every year, thousands of camel owners from the UAE and various GCC countries flock to this place near Zayed City in the western region of Abu Dhabi. Amidst huge sand dunes of Rub … Read More The Million Street, In The Middle Of Nowhere | Rub Al-Khali Desert, Abu Dhabi