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Reasons Why Living In Dubai Will Ruin You For Life

October 20, 2014
Dubai Skyline
Exactly 2 months ago from today, I arrived in the US for a holiday – an extended one as you may notice. I can’t say that I am going thru a culture shock but after spending 7 years in the glamorous city of Dubai, it did kind of ruin me in some ways. I am missing a lot of things that are considered normal in Dubai but totally unnecessary to the rest of the world. Yep, the rich city of Dubai spoiled us big

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Expat Life in Dubai

You know you’ve lived in Dubai for too long when….

October 3, 2009
1. You breathe a sigh of relief when it’s 30 C outside and tell yourself “winter is coming at last…” 2. You know what choitram, debelchoir and al maya have in common – they sell pork. 3. You have a stock of all kinds of alcoholic drinks which you asked your friend to buy in duty free, because you can’t find a 7-11 here which sells those “harram” things. 4. You know wh

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Random Musings


June 20, 2008
first of all, thanks to the people who are constantly reading my blogs here. i have just checked on the site meter on which terms the readers use to search for my blogsite on different search engines. “the girl with a twisted mind” “galatea234” “wordpress galatea” “galatea234/” just to name a few. what’s with galatea234? galatea is a greek mythology

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