Dubai Series: Birthday in Downtown Dubai [2019.11.13]

It’s our last day in Dubai! The week flew by so quickly! Although we were able to go to downtown Dubai on our first day, we didn’t really get to explore and although we have seen and passed by Burj Khalifa a few times during the week, this is the day that we’re going up…

Dubai Series: Dubai Parks and Resorts [2019.11.12]

Before anything else, I want to share a photo of the mosque near our hostel. It is right behind our building and I sat on one of the park benches quite a few times while I wait for Celine do some shopping at the convenience store. We totally got lost and accidentally took a longer…

Sharjah & Desert Safari [2019.11.10]

We spent our 4th day in Sharjah. In fair, we were able to visit 3 out of the 7 emirates. Also, Desert Safari was scheduled for this day. LOULOUA BEACH RESORT Ok, I only have good feelings for this resort. Everyone was so nice to us – I think it helps that Celine’s cousin works…

Dubai Series: La Mer, Atlantis, and the Creek [2019.11.09]

On this day, we packed our bags because we will be moving to a different accommodation. We stayed for 3 nights at Rhia’s, and we stayed in Sharjah for one night. Celine’s cousin works at a resort there and lucky for us, she booked us a room for a night. I think I will be…

Dubai Series: Beach, Cats, and Global Village [2019.11.08]

On this day, Ria and her boyfriend drove us around. It was a Friday and it’s the weekend in Dubai, so they didn’t have work. We took our time in the morning, had a leisurely breakfast and left before lunch. Since it’s hot in Dubai, people there are mostly out from the afternoon until evening….

HELLO LOVE, DUBAI TRAVEL PREP [2019.11.06-13]

Sounds like naman ah! Ok, first things first. The preparations! While we booked this a long time ago, we didn’t start preparing until about a month before our trip. FLIGHT AND VISA We booked our ticket via Cebu Pacific in March 2019 for PHP4,676.89.  This was totally unplanned, we still didn’t have a destination for…