Places to Visit, Tourist Tips

One month on: 12 things I’ve learned about Dubai life

The main thing people talk about when it comes to moving to the Middle East are the laws; not being allowed to live together unmarried, no showing affection in public, not wearing revealing clothing… and all those other cultural things. But, there are a few other things I’d like to share beyond the classic Middle… Continue reading One month on: 12 things I’ve learned about Dubai life

Places to Visit, Things to do

Thrill Seeking at the World’s Largest Indoor Theme Park: IMG Worlds of Adventure Dubai

Protected from the Dubai heat, this theme park is in a fully air-conditioned giant warehouse, only 15 minutes from central Dubai. Featuring Marvel and Cartoon Network, the park hosts 22 rides, 25 retail outlets, and 28 places to buy food and drinks.

Places to Visit, Things to do

Old Dubai’s Stunning Street Art: Al Karama

A world away from the shiny sky scrapers, this area is a great place to experience a completely different side to Dubai. Al Karama is home to 24 stunning street art murals that you must check out.

Dessert, Food

Dubai’s Ice Cream Pastel Paradise: Unicorn Vibes Sweets

Unicorns,  ice cream and pastel decor. Just 10 mins from Dubai Mall, this ice cream parlour has been dreamt up from Instagram 101 of what you should have to make your place Instaworthy.

brunch, Food, Lunch

A must visit brunch spot: Arrows & Sparrows

Boasting a colourful and healthy menu, A&S is a must visit. Their orange and ginger salmon, with broccoli mash, crispy leeks and dried lime, decorated with edible flowers was absolutely delicious. Not to mention their pretty interior.