Dubai and the Desert

Dubai in the Desert

Dubai is surrounded by the sea on one side and the desert on the others.  The desert is not to be missed.  If you’re like me, you’d assume that it’s just a vast sandy place with little vegetation or appeal.  The first is true, there is little vegetation, but it has a beauty that has…

Dubai from the Sky

An inspiring blend of sophisticated luxury, authentic Indian heritage and contemporary style – Taj Dubai is a world-class destination. Experience great Indian hospitality at the shores of modern Arabia. This post is thanks to Dubai Tourism and Nuffnang One way to see all of Dubai and its surrounds is via the sky. I have been lucky…

Flatiron Building Manhattan

New York – Midtown

Now I know you native New Yorkers will probably tell me that I’m not addressing this part of Manhattan with it’s correct name, and I’m really meaning everything from around Times Square down to New York University. It’s that mid part of Manhattan below Central Park that I’m referring to, and the last geographical area…

New York – Lower West Side

Another great area to visit in New York is the Lower West Side.  Have your walking shoes on because you’ll be covering lots of ground, and walk off the main roads to enjoy the local ambiance.  This part of New York is very different from mid-town and many other areas.  It really does have it’s…