The hitches and the glitches

Are you wondering what happened after my last blog post? Well, wonder no more. The continuation I promised in my “Cool season – hot topic” blog post is hot of the press.

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Cool season – hot topic!

We have finally entered the perfect weather season in Dubai after a long, hot and humid summer. ┬áThe last few days we have seen glorious sunshine from a beautiful clear blue sky – and by clear I’m not only talking about the absence of clouds but clear as in no haze or widespread dust.

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Eid Mubarak!

Eid Mubarak (Blessed Eid) is a form of greeting used in connection with the two Islamic Eid festivals, Eid al-Adha and Eid-al Fitr. Eid al-Adha (The Festival of Sacrifice) is being celebrated in Dubai today. Lasting for three days, it occurs at the conclusion of the annual Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca. Muslims all over […]

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Book clubs

Book clubs are an important part of Norwegian women’s social and cultural life in Dubai. Some of our men refers to them as champagne/wine clubs. But hey, that’s culture too!

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