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Beaches, Camels and Sand Dunes

During this season of travel we had a wonderful opportunity to visit friends who recently moved to Dubai.  While looking for flights from Prague to India, we noted that many went through Dubai…in fact it was only $200 from Prague to Dubai! 325 more words

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Fujeriah Surfing


When there’s surfing involved, my Husband will travel and with news of a tropical cyclone in the Arabian Sea, the Dubai surfing scene got excited! 63 more words


Laser Weapon Deployed

Source: U.S. Navy, Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel M. Young via Bloomberg Click on the photo to enlarge.

Bloomberg.com is reporting the deployment of a laser weapon on the interim Afloat Forward Staging Base, Ponce, formerly LSD-15. 93 more words


Schizophrenic Doha: #5starliving to #thirdworldproblems and back again

I experienced each of the following today:

1- Taking “Limos” or a car service everywhere #5starliving

I started writing this from the back seat of a chauffeured car. 731 more words

Muslim hijabi hipsters fusing fashion with faith

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fashion-conscious Muslim women from Kuala Lampur to Los Angeles who wear the Islamic headscarf, known as the hijab, have had to get creative. 396 more words

Arabian Gulf

Abu Dhabi

Being the capital city of the United Arabic Emirates, Abu Dhabi is growing irresistible. With more than 920,000 people living in the city, it is also the capital of the largest emirate. 462 more words


USS Carl Vinson relieves USS George H.W. Bush in Arabian Gulf

The USS Carl Vinson relieved the USS George H.W. Bush in the Arabian Gulf and began air operations Saturday in Iraq and Syria. The Bush will soon depart the U.S. 1,045 more words

Military Aviation