5 Reasons to Go Back to Dubai

The more I travel, the more I feel like different destinations have their own personalities. Take France, for example. France wants you to have a nice time, but to learn something while you’re there. Spain, in contrast, just wants you to have fun, and not take it too seriously. And… View Post

A Desert Safari Adventure in Dubai

This is the last of my posts rounding up our hectic week in Dubai – check out my first two posts for loads of inspiration for kid-friendly adventures in Dubai, like the Dubai Mall, Sega Republic and Wild Wadi Water Park. I’ve saved one of our most exciting excursions for… View Post

Review: Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

As we pulled into the driveway of the Madinat Jumeirah Resort in Dubai, our driver whistled. “You are going to have a NICE time, Insha’ Alla,” he said, as we drove past a series of statues of gold horses, rearing up in the sunlight. Yep. This might officially be the fanciest… View Post

Review: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai

This Easter, we visited the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, a family-friendly 5 star hotel, as part of our visit to Dubai with Dubai Tourism. The hotel certainly makes a first impression! You’ll see it several minutes before you arrive, a huge wave-shaped building on the waterfront that’s lit up at night. Now,… View Post

Dubai Day 2: Wild Wadi and Old Dubai Walk

Here’s the thing you need to know about Dubai – you can fit more into a day here than you could fit into a WEEK at home. Seriously, it’s crazy. On our recent trip, hosted by Dubai Tourism, we had a month’s worth of holiday in a little over four… View Post