A Desert Safari Adventure in Dubai

This is the last of my posts rounding up our hectic week in Dubai – check out my first two posts for loads of inspiration for kid-friendly adventures in Dubai, like the Dubai Mall, Sega Republic and Wild Wadi Water Park. I’ve saved one of our most exciting excursions for… View Post

Review: Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

As we pulled into the driveway of the┬áMadinat Jumeirah Resort in Dubai, our driver whistled. “You are going to have a NICE time, Insha’ Alla,” he said, as we drove past a series of statues of gold horses, rearing up in the sunlight. Yep. This might officially be the fanciest… View Post

Review: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai

This Easter, we visited the┬áJumeirah Beach Hotel, a family-friendly 5 star hotel, as part of our visit to Dubai with Dubai Tourism. The hotel certainly makes a first impression! You’ll see it several minutes before you arrive, a huge wave-shaped building on the waterfront that’s lit up at night. Now,… View Post

Dubai Day 2: Wild Wadi and Old Dubai Walk

Here’s the thing you need to know about Dubai – you can fit more into a day here than you could fit into a WEEK at home. Seriously, it’s crazy. On our recent trip, hosted by Dubai Tourism, we had a month’s worth of holiday in a little over four… View Post

Dubai Day 1: Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Mall

As you may know, this Easter, I took Flea to Dubai on a mission to find out what this Middle Eastern destination has to offer families. After an epic flight (don’t ask, I’m still at risk of PTSD just from thinking about it), we landed at the Jumeirah Beach hotel… View Post