Month

November 2019

The most admired shopping festival has started in Dubai. Yes, you have guessed it already. It is the global village, that seduces tourists from around the world. The whole mood of Dubai changes with the start of the global village, and the festive vibe adds to the elegance of the city. This winter attraction comes...
Henna is probably the oldest and still prevalent cosmetic item. They have been part of weddings and ceremonies as old as recorded history. Henna has also been an integral part of Arab culture. Today, there are parlors dedicated to henna arts in Dubai. Their prices can range from fifty dirhams to hundreds and thousands, depending...
The headscarf is an inevitable part of the Arab tradition. The headscarf has become a symbol of their cultural pride. You will come across two types of headscarves, which are known in the UAE by its Arabic name Ghutra. This is similar to the practice of wearing turbans in other cultures. One is entirely white,...
An architectural masterpiece is taking shape alongside Sheikh Zayed Road. The eye-shaped building encapsulates the height of Dubai’s ambition to become the forerunner of future technology. Museum of Future, currently in its last phase of completion, is set to open for the Expo 2020. In 2018, the museum was opened to a select group of...
In some places around the world, tipping is expected when you go to a restaurant or use valet parking. It might even be looked down upon if you do not tip. On the contrary, in some other parts of the world, people don’t appreciate it if you pay anything to the waiter outside the regular...