Beautiful Dubai Instagram accounts worth following

With skylines, coastlines, and tan lines aplenty, the landmarks of Dubai and The Middle East are some of the most photographed on Earth. As a nation of avid social media enthusiasts, capturing “insta-gold” is never far from our minds. As we all know, all that glitters is most definitely not gold, so we have hunted…

Lights out in Dubai as we recognise #EarthHour

A simple lights out event in Sydney, Australia in 2007 led to what has become a global movement with cities across the world taking part and flicking their switches between 8.30pm and 9.30pm in March each year. Dubai is not the kind of place to shirk such a worldwide responsibility, and led by the directive…

What the 2016 We Are Social Digital Report tells us about the Middle East

For those unaware, each year digital agency We Are Social gathers insight and produces an incredibly comprehensive report on the state of digital across the globe. Digital in 2016 from We Are Social Singapore   So while the report’s geographic target spans from Argentina to Vietnam, we wanted to see what the results tell us about…

Under the sea in the UAE

The UAE waters host over 1/3 of the world’s 80 species of whales and dolphins, among 700 fish species and four species of turtles, so there’s certainly plenty to see. However, diving in the UAE is a rather hit and miss experience. I’ve dived with a couple of companies here and the experiences have been……

Operation #FreeGym: Sampling the fitness options of Dubai

Dubai is a city of extremes. On a Friday, for instance, you can eat and drink your body weight in champagne, lobster, wagyu and oysters for the same price as hardcore¬†agility races, sky diving, power boarding, wake boarding, horse riding, golf and scuba diving. In Dubai, you’d be pretty safe in saying there¬†is something for…