Monthly Archives: May 2012

Beach Patrol

One thing about Dubai is that we have a number of very large beaches. Some are private beaches for the various hotels along the coast but there are still some large public beaches. Now that the weather is getting so … Continue reading

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Big Movie Weekend

What better way to watch DVD movies than to be floating in a swimming pool with 84 degree water and sipping a drink. We had the movies projected on the wall of the villa while everyone relaxed in the pool. … Continue reading

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Burger War 2

Got a chance to go to the Office Expo/Hotel Show at the Dubai Convention Center this week. It was not as big of a furniture show as say Neocon, but it had an estimated 6000 people show up. Some of … Continue reading

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Don’t worry

  It is funny how the heat can effect your appetite. Today it was a little over 100 degrees, so I slept in late and then hung out at the pool most of the day. My landlord and his wife … Continue reading

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Me Spoiled???

OK, I will admit that even though it is going to hit 100 degrees this week and I was driving back from Abu Dhabi last night and got stuck in traffic for nearly 40 minutes (my overall trip usually takes … Continue reading

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Just Being Careful

Authentication is the key word in the UAE. Any document that is signed needs to be signed in Blue ink and then a rubber stamp with blue ink has to be adhered to the document. In many times this could … Continue reading

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Desert BBQ

This past Saturday was an interesting day for me. I met up with a number of folks from my church (120+) and we drove out to the desert and had a BBQ fellowship hour. Actually it was from 3 to … Continue reading

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Exploring on my own

Currently I have a UAE visa that allows me to be in the country for 30 days. There is actually a grace period of 10 days for a total of 40. Well when I went to Abu Dhabi to check … Continue reading

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