United Arab Emirates Travel Guides for Backpackers

6 Things To Do In Dubai

If your travels are taking you the United Arab Emirates, a visit to Dubai is a must. Here are a few things to do in Dubai during your visit. Visit Old Dubai This is the historical side of Dubai. Walk around the narrow streets of Al Fahidi district to get […]
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Dubai, a place to visit

Dubai is a special place, so different from any other city. When I first moved to the United Arab Emirates in 2015 I didn’t know what to expect. More than three years later when I decided to finally leave and look for my new destination, I realized that living in […]
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Travel Guide: The Amazing Ferrari World of Abu Dhabi

Who hasn’t ever heard of the United Arab Emirates or the UAE? The country that has evolved from zero to hero in the middle east in just less than 20 years of hard and serious work. In the UAE, a lot of amazing and wonderful places exist such as Sheikh […]
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Best places to visit in Dubai on a budget.

“There is a place for everyone in this beautiful city.” First of all, I want to wish all you lovely people out there a very happy new year! I am writing this article today so as to help my fellow travelers who are planning to visit Dubai. Now, whether you’re […]
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Reasons you should visit Dubai this winter

Most popularly known as the hub for culture, fashion and cuisine in the Middle East, Dubai is quickly becoming one of the most widespread tourist destinations in the world. I have been lucky enough to live in this amazing city within the United Arab Emirates for over 14 years, and can […]
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Things to do in Sharjah

Having been born in Sharjah, I have literally seen the city grow up with me. While Dubai is the better known neighbour, Sharjah is considered the cultural capital of the United Arab Emirates and rightly so. The city is home to some beautiful mosques such as King Faisal mosque and […]
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Things to do in Dubai

Dubai A fast emerging city and one of the seven emirates of the United Arab Emirates is called Dubai. A place full of luxury cars, high-end restaurants and beautifully designed buildings and skyscrapers. One would think that there is nothing to go to in this captivating place, but I am […]
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Exploring Hub Zero Dubai

Hub Zero – A day out for gamers Gamers, rejoice! If you are a fan of theme parks and video games, then Hub Zero is definitely for you. Hub Zero is not only the United Arab Emirates' but the entire region's first immersive entertainment hub. It is like a theme […]
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3 Months in Dubai: Notes of a temporary expat

“Caveat lector” – Latin for this is free advice, take it or leave it. According to Google, there does not exist a threshold amount of time for which you need to spend outside of your native country, to be considered an expatriate. Currently, I have been living in the United Arab […]
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Sharjah getaway – a day in the Emirate

Sharjah is one of the seven emirates that form the United Arab Emirates – it is actually the 3rd biggest and most populous one, following Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Its closeness to Dubai (about an hour by bus) makes it a perfect destination for a day for those who seek […]
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Surprises that greet a Pakistani in Dubai

As a postgraduate student (UAF, Faisalabad, Pakistan) during the short interval between the end of my course work and beginning of my research, I have started to think to enhance my vision and to explore my knowledge. Luckily, the ACSE annual meeting 13-14 Aug 2015, Dubai provides me a mix […]
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Maldives: The Tropical Paradise

THE PARADISE EVERYONE IS DREAMING OFF..  So me and my fiancee decided to spend our annual vacation in Maldives last July 2016. Our decision was partly influenced by one of our friends who convinced us to take a group booking in one of the travel agencies in Dubai so we […]
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UAE, the shiniest jewel of the Middle East

  Nowadays, everybody is going everywhere. People are migrating all over the world. Whether the reason is business or pleasure, or  sometimes  the only choice you have to survive,  the point is we are going everywhere. And the part that`s not pleasant is the part when you are leaving someone […]
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