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Nancy in A Day  Posted on 08/31/2014
My fiance (at that time, boyfriend ;) ) and I were huge fans of art and art nouveau is one style of art we’d love to see and experience more of, especially in a country brimming with all things art-related. So while planning for our...
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The Fiancée Diaries: YouGotaGift.com  Posted on 08/26/2014
Immediately after returning from a very eventful holiday, i.e. our “engagement trip”, we embarked ourselves into planning our dream wedding. While preps is a fun stage, it gets difficult and frustrating sometimes because...
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A Japanese Kind of Night at Miyabi  Posted on 08/16/2014
Whenever I pass by what I call the “foodie strip” of Sheikh Zayed Road, I’m always on the lookout for a new dining place to try. But every time I plan to go to one, I always end up going further to Dubai Mall. Plus, this...
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Dinner at Little Bangkok Oud Metha  Posted on 08/10/2014
Early this year, when the weather was still bearable and I could easily walk my way to the office from home, I noticed a small construction on the strip of dining joints along 10th Street. A few weeks later, they changed the hoarding...
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Al Maryah Island: Abu Dhabi’s New CBD  Posted on 08/02/2014
Few months back, I spotted on a local magazine a feature about a new project by Martha Schwartz, a famous landscape architect, in Abu Dhabi. More than her creativity and innovation, I admire her courage to pull off such eccentric...
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Delphi: Journey to the Navel of the Earth  Posted on 07/29/2014
A day before our trip to Delphi, we visited the KTEL bus station to get our return tickets early and to familiarise ourselves with the way to the station as we heard that travellers tend to get lost looking for it. We took the earliest...
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Ramadan Night Market 2014  Posted on 07/23/2014
Few nights back, we passed by Dubai World Trade Centre and saw a billboard of the ongoing Ramadan Night Market. There were quite a number of people coming in and out of the venue and that was 9-ish in the evening already. Our curious minds...
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The Most Romantic Place on Earth  Posted on 07/01/2014
We all have this certain place we hold so dear to our heart. It could be where you spent your childhood, met the love of your life or where you first felt independence. 86 days back I have quite a long list of my favorite cities/spots. One...
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Of Seafood, Filipino Tapa and a Slice of Carrot Cake!  Posted on 05/31/2014
It has been a long time since I last blogged. I’ve been swimming on a sea of work deadlines and WEDDING PLANNING (more about it in the next entries!!!) And before I began drowning, I’d like to take this rare spare time I have...
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  • Snip-dogg06
    Snip-dogg06 07 July 2014 09:12:10

    The UAE is considered desert country but if you haven't been here or want to visit, you'll get an experience of a lifetime and you'll come away with wow, what a desert...

    SD

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