Long “winter”

It’s April. Time flies incredibly fast. I just realized by last blog post was mid January. A lot has happened since. It has been a rather productive time outdoors, as the weather this year has been very generous: not too hot not too cold. We have had around 20-24 degrees mid temperatures, which is a […]

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New Year resolutions?!

Winter is the busiest time of the year in the UAE. Lots of events and lots of opportunity to be outdoors. Ever since we got back from Japan, we barely had a lazy weekend! (Not that I ever do lazy weekends anyway ;)) So what have we been up to since November? For the second […]

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Going Big in Japan!

How should I even start this. Well, we knew Japan was a great country to visit, but that it is SO amazing… We are still recovering from a 9-day trip (end of October-beginning November). We tried to get the best of it as always: 6am – 11pm (or later) on foot every day, around 265km […]

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Autumn travels

Time flies! We just realized last week was a 2-year anniversary of visiting Abu Dhabi for the first time. Before then I didn’t even realize how things work here and me, like many people not living here, would just associate the region with Dubai. Now I feel when people say/think I live in Dubai not […]

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Welcome to Bulgaria!

It has been a while. Between end of June and end of July we have really enjoyed life. My husband has changed jobs – moved from Dubai to Abu Dhabi to work for an AI startup. This, apart from all the exciting content, also makes our lives easier: we no longer need 2 cars, and […]

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Adventures in Kazakhstan

A lot of time has passed since mid April when I last wrote, and a lot of things have happened too. We have officially celebrated a year in Abu Dhabi at the end of April, and we have officially passed our second Ramadan here. I was briefly in Chicago for business in mid-May, and we […]

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Around the world in 30 days

Yup, it has been a rather hectic month for me – travelling all places I have and haven’t been before. For the first time in my life in March I stepped on the Latin America ground. It was a work-related trip, and hence not so much touristic adventures, and yet I managed to get adventures […]

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