February, 2011

View of Dubai from Burg Kalifa

Dubai: Steel, sand and sea

The last few days were well-spent lounging on the beach facing the Straits of Hormuz. The weather has been most welcoming in Dubai, balmy low to high twenties depending…

And it’s back to business!

[imagebrowser id=23] The whole country went back to work today. Well, officially that is. Major retail shops began opening as early as the 3rd and 4th day of…