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Dubai Leisure

The Old Town

Over the weekend, we had the chance to further explore The Old Town. This place is opposite the Burj Khalifa in downtown Dubai composed of hotels, residences, business and leisure facilities.The architectural designs tried to imitate the old Arabian towns hence path ways have bricks, massive urns on courtyards, wind …

Morning At Al Safouh Park

In our quest for weekend activities aside from visiting Dubai Mall, we visited Al Safouh Park a few weeks ago. I’m glad Little C has alternative play aside from trip to the beach because mornings are still too cold for a swim. The parks is small compared to other popular …

Afternoon Walk At Dubai Internet City

On Saturday, Hubby took us to to Dubai Internet City for a little walk. He’s been attending meeting with consultants in the area and one time,  he noticed the small park with lake and greenery surrounded by buildings of international media companies. It is close to home, about five minutes …

Family Weekend At DFC

Holiday may be over but Dubai is still on jovial mood as the city celebrates the annual Dubai Shopping Festival. We still have fireworks every night and the streets are decorated with twinkling lights. It’s the time of the year to enjoy outdoor but shopping malls all over the city …

Tuesday Travels: Ski Dubai

We had an alcohol-free New Year’s Eve so even if we arrived home late from watching the pyrotechnic display, we had plenty of energy on New Year’s Day to go out and about the city. Little C’s widening vocabulary now includes ‘snow’ so as a late birthday treat (because we …

Halloween Festival At Madinat Jumeirah

On Friday, we took Little C to Madinat Jumeirah for the Halloween Festival. We anticipated it to be packed with people so we went early and left early. Madinat is one place you won’t want to be stuck on weekend festivities. Parking can go crazy. Anyway, just to share some …

Tuesday Travels: Wild Wadi Water Park

Our visit to Wild Wadi Water Park last year. We got free vouchers courtesy of our stay in Jumeirah The Meydan Hotel. This wading pool creates artificial waves every 20 minutes. Wild Wadi is one of the largest aqua park inthe UAE. It features surfing machines among others and has …