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Of Pomegranates and Monasteries: A Trip to Armenia

*This has been sitting in my drafts for over a year. Never had the time to transfer and process the photos. Excuses, I know. ;-p… 442 more words

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Guest post: How To Tackle Your Maternity Policy! Where do I start? by Fiona Blakey

I have been meaning to write this blog for a while as it’s something very close to my heart and I want to spread the word and getting others to act on it… you dont have to be a Mum to act you can be a Dad, a Sister, a Brother or any family or friend or anyone that has been affected by the short 45 days maternity leave which applies to the private sector here in the UAE. 828 more words


The other side of the desert

I’m sure every one of you has heard about this Mountain especially those who are living in the United Arab Emirates.

Jebel Jais Mountain is one of the newest tourist destinations in the UAE lying near to the border with Oman. 413 more words

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What is it like to be an expat woman in Dubai?

After answering the most asked questions in a previous blog, I realised how many questions we get in regards to women and how they are treated in Dubai. 813 more words


One of the best temples in Busan Korea

Samgwangsa Temple 

This is one of my favourite temples in Busan. I lived in this city for almost a year with my bandmates from 2013 to 2014. 199 more words


Thoughts of an Imminent Trailing Spouse

A few weeks from now, I’ll pack my life in boxes to live overseas for the first time. I’m leaving with my husband carrying the role that I’m still slowly coming to terms with: a… 743 more words


It's not always fun and games in the desert.

Dubai life is amazing, we enjoy ourselves more than we did in the UK, however there are some things that happen daily to remind you you’re living in the desert…. 377 more words