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My first view of Dubai

This was my first glimpse of Dubai in the daylight in 2011. This is the Jumeirah area, a residential area that consists of a mix of people from all over the world. 26 more words

Arabian Gulf

Locally-based Navy Strike Fighter crashes in Arabian Gulf; crew OK

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A locally-based U.S. Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 211 crashed in the Arabian Gulf Tuesday morning. 242 more words

Local News


Variations: Caspilli, Neemora (Persian)

The Caspilly is a “marvelously large, and strong” fish from the Gulf of Arabia, described by Ambroise Paré on the basis of two separate accounts by André Thevet. 387 more words

Ocean And Sea

A Week Of Women - Day 1

A Qatari lady wears a face mask called a ‘burqa’ – not to be confused with the same word used in Western countries to describe the head to toe black dress that is also worn in these parts – that ‘burqa’ name comes from Afghanistan. 32 more words

Irish Man In The Middle East

MSC Orchestra's arrival in Singapore marks MSC Cruises' first foray into Asia

MSC Orchestra sailing in Asian waters

MSC Cruises made its first foray into Asia Thursday, a region it described as ‘the new trendy area of cruising and the future area of growth’. 453 more words

MSC Cruises