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Online Things That Don’t Work Here

1. E-books are extremely difficult to purchase. Which is ridiculous since we are the perfect market for that! The bookstores here are very limited in their selections. They never have the racy pop-culture books that would help us to keep … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Last night I went all the way across the hall to my friend’s apartment for a New Year’s Eve party. We watched the Dubai fireworks on TV for the countdown and you could see the gridlock traffic surrounding the area … Continue reading

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National Day

I just went to link to last year’s post from National Day, but of course I’ve switched blogs since then. Whatever, here’s the link anyways: Link. If you don’t click it, you won’t understand my comparisons and this entry will … Continue reading

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Outside the main cities

The UAE is made up of seven emirates. I live in Abu Dhabi. I’ve also been to Dubai multiple times. And this weekend I went to Ras al Khaimah, which meant driving through Sharjah and going to a waterpark that … Continue reading

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