Monthly Archives: January 2009

Ras-al-Khaimah’s Winter Surprise

Ras al Khaimah woke up to see its Jebel Jais (mountain cluster situated 25km from Ras al Khaimah city at the height of 5700 feet) covered in snow. AnnGun’s song ‘Snow in the Sahara’ came to mind when I saw … Continue reading

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The View From My House.

The view from my house in Sharjah. Mosques here are beautiful and even more beautifully lit. This is one of the countless mosques in Sharjah. The picture was taken at sunset.

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In Sharjah? Spend an Evening at Al Qasba

One of the first places I discovered after movingĀ  to UAE was Al Qasba. It’s built around a canal and is known for holding various exhibitions, festivals and theatrical performances throughout the year. The place is a hub of activity … Continue reading

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