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Cycle Safe Dubai | April 1, 2011 | Al Qudra Rd

The weather is still great so why not get your bike out this weekend and take to the great outdoors to enjoy the last of the spring weather.

Cycle Safe Dubai, a group of people that work together to create safer riding in Dubai, will be holding a 35km, 65km and 80km ride for beginners and the not so beginners! Read more

Most schools will be closed for spring breaks over the next few weeks.  Many schools, nursery schools, and children’s clubs will be hosting holiday camps.

Here is a (growing) list of Spring Camps for 2011.

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Arabic Language Centre (ALC)
Level 4, Sheikh Rashid Tower (Trade Centre Tower)
Arabic lessons
Ages 4 – 17 years
+971 4 331 5600
info@arabiclanguagecentre.com

Alliance Française
Oud Metha
French & Arabic lessons
Ages 5 years & up
+971 4 335 8712
info@afdubai.com

Berlitz Kids
Jumeirah Beach Road
English lessons
+971 4 344 0034
berlitz2@emirates.net.ae

British Council
British Council, Tariq Bin Ziad Street (next to Rashid Hospital)
English lessons
Ages 7 years & up
800 225 522
dxb.information@ae.britishcouncil.org

Building Blocks Enrichment Centre
MotorCity
Arabic & French lessons
Ages 3 years & up
+971 50 435 5870
hello@buildingblocks.ae

Conversation Club
Kempinski Hotel (Mall of the Emirates)
English conversation club
+971 50 125 6845 (Karen)
info@conversationclub.me

Dubai Chinese Learning Center
DIA School in Emirates Hills
Mandarin lessons
+971 50 398 1558
info@dubaiclc.com

Dar El Ilm School of Languages
Level 4, Sheikh Rashid Tower (Trade Centre Tower)
Arabic, English, French, Spanish & Italian lessons (other languages upon request)
Ages 4 – 17 years
+971 4 331 0221
info@dar-el-ilm.com

Eton Institute
Knowledge Village, Block 3
Arabic, English, French, Italian, Russian, German & Spanish lessons
Ages 5 -16 years
+971 4 438 6826
contact.uae@etoninstitute.com

ELS Language Center
Deira
English lessons
+971 4 294 0740
dubai@elsmea.com

Monarch Learning and Development Centre
Mirdif
English & Arabic
+971 4-256 5222/055-2288529

Quba’ Training Centre (QTC)
Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT)
Arabic, English, Turkish, French, German, Russian, Spanish & Italian lessons
+971 4 446 8771
info@qubatc.com

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Eton Institute
Knowledge Village, Block 3
Arabic, English, French, Italian, Russian, German & Spanish lessons
Ages 5 -16 years
+971 4 438 6826
contact.uae@etoninstitute.com

Q Hi Louise, i wanted to get good seat covers for my car and would prefer leather seat covers. can you advise me if leather seat covers are good for this region and where i can get a good pair for my car. I have a Nissan Altima.

A The best and most efficient place to get car seats upholstered in leather is a place called “Car Seat” in Al Quoz (behind the old Ace Hardware shop off the Sheikh Zayed Road). Read more

Travelling in Dubai by taxi is generally an easy experience unlike other expat locations there is no haggling with the taxi driver at the end of the journey as all journeys by Dubai Taxi’s are metered. Read more

Q Do you know what venues will be showing the Royal Wedding on 29th April in Dubai and if not what channels we can stay at home and watch it on?

A Hi, so far I know of two venues showing the Royal Wedding. Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club will be hosting a garden party where you can enjoy a lavish buffet while watching the Royal Wedding live on the big screen, followed by an afternoon of polo and an evening of dancing to the best British music from the past 50 years. Read more

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