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I was @ %Arabica, Dubai Mall - Dubai

I always knew that using a name like “arabica” for a cafe in an area predominantly occupied by Arabs would be a winner. In fact when I was debating whether to open cafe in Cape Town or Dubai back in 2009, the name I had tried to approach potential investors for Dubai was… “Cafe Arabica”. 946 more words

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It's all fun and games until you get lost in IKEA

Shopping for furniture, under any circumstances, is a bit of a pain. Shopping for furniture in a foreign country, when you aren’t entirely sure of the size of your actual apartment or what it will look like or contain (do we need an oven? 431 more words


Dubious About Dubai day two #travel #thoughts

When I think about the Middle Eastern states I’m thinking Sun, I’m thinking Blue Skies, I’m thinking Sunnies and Shorts – no, maybe not shorts – but I’m not thinking… 641 more words


Postcard from Dubai: Part II

The heavens opened as we drove to Melbourne airport for the first leg of our journey home. The intensity of the storm was such that our flight, coming from Auckland, was diverted to Adelaide and finally set down in Melbourne some five hours late. 689 more words


Hello UAE - Part 1: Dubai Mall

I had some time off in between semesters, and decided to travel to Dubai. With a cousin living nearby, the biggest concern that is residence was solved. 845 more words


Jumping in

One very impressive fountain, the wall is at least 3-floors-high and the statues are slightly bigger than your average human.

Dubai – 2014


Seafood Night at Na3Na3

Na3Na3 (pronounced ‘Nana’), is a well-established all-day dining restaurant located on the lobby level of The Address – Dubai Mall. Essentially a Lebanese restaurant, the theme here keeps changing on a daily basis. 440 more words