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3 Reasons Why You Need To Go On A Road Trip To Fujairah

“Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” Anonymous   There are seven Emirates in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Fujairah could well be one of the most underrated of them all. Initially it was the promise of diving into the azure waters around Snoopy Island, at Al Aqah Beach, which enticed us to explore this area. Yes, here in … Continue reading »

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Exciting Turtle Tales from Saadiyat: Rescue Rehabilitate Release

“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” Jane Goodall   Turtles are a hot topic of conversation in the UAE at the moment which is partly due to World … Continue reading »

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1000 Nights Camp – Why You Need To Go Glamping In Oman

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” Anonymous   Camels, sand dunes, exotic sunsets and luxury tents – desert ‘glamping’ is without a doubt one experience you must enjoy for yourself if you are lucky enough to be exploring the Middle East. In … Continue reading »

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Wadi Bani Khalid: Unique Family Adventure in the Desert of Oman

“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” Anonymous   What makes the Sultanate of Oman unique is the combination of historical settlements, diverse landscape and ecological history, topped off with the warm welcome from the proud locals. In fact, those of us who have visited this Middle Eastern country … Continue reading »

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Desert, Souks and an Oasis – Family Road Trip to Al Ain

Not all those who wander are lost  J.R.R. Tolkien   The anticipation of desert landscapes, shopping in local Souks and perhaps even seeing some camels is what has teased us away from the cosmopolitan city and sparkling water ways of Abu Dhabi (as luck has it a massive sandstorm as well) to discover and experience … Continue reading »

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