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Is it green in Abu Dhabi's Parks?

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Sunday, 15 Feb 2009 | Views [456]

The parks do look pretty nice and the plants are tropical like oasis’, so lots of palm trees. But –of course- they are all very organized and neat and there is no dirt on the ground at all – I think they even sweep the parks. But people do use ... Read more >

Coby's work

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Sunday, 15 Feb 2009 | Views [379]

Thursday 2/12 Today we had a sand storm and it looked more like fog, but there really was sand/dust all over the cars and on my head, after spending some time outside. I was advised not to bike, so I wouldn’t breathe too much sand into my lungs. ... Read more >

Gallery: More pictures from Abu Dhabi

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Sunday, 15 Feb 2009 | Photo Gallery

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going shopping.............

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Thursday, 12 Feb 2009 | Views [476] | Comments [3]

Now starting the day with yoga (even though I watched TV while doing it - at least I admit it.........) is a good thing. The day is warm and sunny and I am getting used to my surroundings. Meaning, I bike and I don't mind the stares - its because there ... Read more >

Sky Diving?

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Wednesday, 11 Feb 2009 | Views [474]

2/9 It's sunny all the time - sunny as in summer, warm pleasant - how come I am still freezing? Biking is good - the conditions for it bad...........if I can survive this traffic I can do most anything. Today is bad - somehow, my body doesn't ... Read more >

About the bike..........

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Wednesday, 11 Feb 2009 | Views [413]

2/7 I got a bike today. Here a picture: Now, this is more like it! Coby came with me, after we spent 3 hours in an Internet Cafe - leaving Coby hungry and grumpy, he was still willing to wait, since I had a gazillion requests to the bike shop people ... Read more >

Arriving in Dubai

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Monday, 9 Feb 2009 | Views [454]

6:10 PM 2/4/2009        After leaving my home, my life, my daughter................arriving in Dubai, was entering a science fiction movie - ghost town. All the shiny new walls - a dizzying inviroment. Ready for the crowds to arrive - in hope they ... Read more >

The Abu Dhabi Experience................

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Sunday, 8 Feb 2009 | Views [422]

Now, this is just a test - after having written a story and having it disappear on me...........no fun, even in the land of "creative time"......... Now lets see if this posts and I will be brave enough to write some more...........later..... Read more >

Gallery: In Dubai/Abu Dhabi

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES | Monday, 2 Feb 2009 | Photo Gallery

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Gallery: Last daze in Marin

USA | Friday, 30 Jan 2009 | Photo Gallery

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