#36 Winter skies

 May every sunrise, hold more promise,    And every sunset, hold more more peace.     Dubai’s so beautiful in winter 🙂      

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#33 The mess that is the marina road closures

March 2016 update : Looks like they’ve finally lifted the ban 🙂 Not too sure if our many phonecalls, emails to Emaar and RTA, and continuous social media posts did anything but we would very much like to think it did 🙂 Victory to the residents! Link to update here.  *************************************************** Original post, from January […]

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#32 Above the Clouds 2015

Back where I can view my own blog, access social media and check my gmail. Yay 🙂 Blogging time!  Two years ago, we were in awe as fog covered most of the marina, giving us a magical view of this.  Few days ago when I was in China, G sent me images of the same. […]

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#30 Why didn’t anyone tell me about the new cycling track?

Bought a new bicycle on Saturday (it’s bright orange, hee hee) so we decided to take it out on a test ride tonight. Off we went over the bridge towards Grosvenor, crossed the road cutting through Botanica’s carpark, breezed passed Le Royal Meridien and turned right onto The Walk. It’s quiet at the early stretch […]

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#27 Night time Construction

Photos like these, you’ll only see it now. The finished product – once the cladding, the facade is on, is beautiful – but no one ever sees what’s underneath. The concrete, the steelwork, the bare structure. The hard work that the people in the industry put into – from the client, to consultants (yes, architects […]

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#15 Window Cleaners and 39degrees

Woke up one morning, pulled the fabric blinds up and saw – this. These guys must be around 50+ floors up. I cannot imagine what goes through the professionals who do the Burj. Salute to all the window cleaners in Dubai. We’re almost nearing the end of Ramadan now – with Eid being next weekend. […]

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#12 Gentle summer breeze

Sitting cross-legged on our black dining room chairs, warm summer breeze wafting in, Sheikh Zayed Road’s traffic overwhelmed by the constant drilling from the adjacent site. I wonder what they’re going to do there? Please built a park! It’s nice to be home again. Here’re some snapshots from my little work trip to Makati : […]

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#9 Above the clouds

Harry Potter theme song playing in the background…. We never get sick of this ay Beautiful isn’t it? Taken, Sunday morning 12th of May 2013 around 7 am.

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