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VIEW BY DUSIT THANI DUBAI

And the #VIEW makes a home run to my senses and taste buds! Dusit Thani Dubai does it again with the VIEW by Dusit, the newest, hippest, and the coolest outdoor restaurant and terrace lounge that provides not only enticingly tasteful dishes from award-winning menu by Jones The Grocer, but with unparalleled and uninterrupted view…

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LOUVRE ABU DHABI AND MY FAVORITE MASTERPIECES

While my visit to Musee du Louvre in Paris took me 40 years to wait, it was only 19 days following the public opening of Louvre Abu Dhabi last 11th November 2017, that made me leave Dubai, and troop to the waterfront of Saadiyat Island, a man-made island on the coast of United Arab Emirates’ metropolis.…

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MURAL ARTWORK IN AL RAHA BEACH, ABU DHABI

With a grateful heart and a thankful soul to the country that I consider my current second home, I’ve been wanting to share to everyone, particularly to those abroad, what fascinates me as a resident of UAE. And then I thought, one blog post will not be enough as the list would be as long as…

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WHEN IN DUBAI : EXPERIENCE FLY HIGH DUBAI HELICOPTER TOUR!

Helicopter tour over Dubai has been on my bucket list since the day I moved to this ever future-forward cosmopolitan emirate. I have been admiring those incredibly stunning skyscrapers and iconic landmarks from a worm’s perspective and from a few vantage points however, never from a bird’s eye view while on aerial tour on board…

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40 PHOTOS FROM OLD TOWN DUBAI

A ten minute leisurely walk from Al Fahidi Metro Station to Al Musalla roundabout in Old Town Dubai, could easily transport you back in time. From the future-forward skyscrapers that lord the skyline of Sheikh Zayed Road, to the traditional wind towers of restored settlements made of corals and gypsum, located in Al Bastakiya in Al Fahidi Historical…

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THE FILIPINO TIMES AWARDS 2017

The Filipino Times Awards 2017 held in the tallest hotel in the world, JW Marriott Marquis located at the heart of Dubai was a success last Friday, 11th August 2017! It was well attended by no less than the Philippines Ambassador to the UAE, Constancio Vingno Jr., Philippines Consul General Paul Raymond Cortes, The Filipino Times…

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AT THE TOP BURJ KHALIFA AT PROMO RATES OF AED 65 FOR UAE RESIDENTS

UAE residents and Dubai RTA Metro passengers, rejoice as we are provided with about 50% limited discount on the admission rates to At the Top Burj Khalifa!  HOW TO AVAIL OF THE DISCOUNTED ENTRANCE FEE TO AT THE TOP BURJ KHALIFA? If you’re taking Dubai Metro, get your FREE voucher from the RTA shelf located before the…

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25 OF MY MOST REMARKABLE UAE PHOTOS ON INSTAGRAM

When I saw the massive sun like a ball of fire setting in the horizon while the Philippine Airlines gradually descends on the runway of Dubai International Airport, I practically confirmed to myself before I deplane that I will live a new life in the UAE. From 2014 until the present day, during holidays and days…

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JUMEIRA ROTANA HOTEL DUBAI : A STAYCATION REVIEW

Here are 7 reasons why I enjoyed my 2-night-staycation in Jumeira Rotana Dubai. Accessible location. Conveniently located at the heart of Dubai, Jumeira Rotana is about 16-20 minute-away from Dubai International Airport, 10-minute away from Dubai World Trade Centre and Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), and also a short-distance-away from Dubai Mall and the iconic,…

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A SPECIAL FRIDAY BRUNCH AT DUSIT THANI DUBAI

Today, May 8th, 2017 marks my 10th Anniversary in Blogging. Staying online for exactly a decade now despite the frustrations and disappointments at times, has never been easy. There had been a moment that I wished to quit and shut down everything. There’s a tug of war between feeding my passion and creativity, versus trying…

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