From the age of 2 Darren dreamed of becoming a Motocross athlete and realized his dream at the young age of 5. He started out riding a very old Honda 50cc with only a helmet, goggles, chest protector, and gloves. The rest of his equipment came as he got older as small sizes were very difficult to find.
Motocross has always been a passion of Darren’s. He revels in the challenge that every race and training session brings and that with hard work comes success. The DMX circuit is a small community which has given Darren an opportunity to meet friends outside of school who share his love of motocross. Read more
With the long summer school holidays just round the corner we are sure you are wondering how to keep the kids entertained. Summer camp to the rescue! Many schools, nursery schools and children’s clubs will be hosting holiday camps, so whether their passion is football,painting, music or drama there are bound to be plenty of options in Dubai to choose from. Here’s a (growing) list of 2013 summer camps for kids in Dubai. Read more
Thinking of starting up a business in Dubai but don’t know where to start – this could be the event for you.
The inaugural Business Factory event will take place on Tuesday 30th April 2013 at the 5-star Meydan IMAX Theatre venue. The exhibition runs from 11am till 9pm. As well as exhibitors, workshops will run in parallel providing fantastic topical sessions. Delegates can choose when to arrive, depending on which workshop sessions they might be interested in. Register online at www.thebusinessfactory.ae.
At this inaugural Event, the focus will be on the 4 main pillars of business;- Read more
Dubai is a very tolerant and welcoming place for foreigners where expats are free to follow their own religions; but at the same time the rich history of the Emirate also provides a culture deeply rooted in Islamic traditions.
Expat Echo Dubai has put together a directory of places of worship for the more spiritually minded expat.
* We have excluded mosques, as they are quite easy to find within every community.