There’s never a dull moment in Dubai. One of the best things about living in our fair Emirate is that throughout the year, on any given day, there is always something new or exciting to see and do. Whether it is the official opening of yet another world’s largest for Dubai, an annual festival, a street parade or a market fair there is bound to be something that tickles your fancy.
Here are just some of the things happening in and around Dubai this month… (more…)
Move One Inc supports the JESS Night Market.
The JESS Night Market is back again! Everyone is welcome to attend this popular festive event on Friday, 6th December 3pm-8.00pm at JESS Jumeirah, opposite Safa Park. Established 13 years ago as a small primary school fair, it is now a well-known Dubai institution attracting thousands of visitors every year.
Step out of the sunshine and into a magical world of Christmas. Soak up the warm, friendly, community atmosphere and prepare to be dazzled by the thousands of sparkling lights and twinkling lanterns, Christmas trees, baubles and decorations. Read more
No sooner have we all enjoyed the National Day break the kids winter holidays are just about upon us. However, for many work continues during the school holidays and parents have to think of what to do with the children. The last thing parents want is their children spending hours indoors in front of computer screens especially when the weather is so perfect so, Expat Echo Dubai have put together a directory of camps (which is growing by the day) to keep your youngsters entertained over the winter break. Read more
The Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) is the leading film festival in the Middle East, Asia and Africa. Since its inception in 2004, the festival has served as an influential platform for Arab filmmakers and talent at an international level, by spearheading the cinema movement in the region. Read more
Are you planning a big Christmas dinner but don’t want to actually do the cooking? By ordering a festive takeaway turkey dinner you can have the best of both worlds. There are several places in Dubai that offer prepared meals for the holidays. Few offer home delivery, while most require you to pick up the order on location. Read more
American expats wishing to celebrate Thanksgiving will be happy to know that a few restaurants throughout Dubai have organized a feast for you! Why not bring along your non-American friends to share in the celebration! A few restaurants are also offering Thanksgiving turkey take-away menus if you feel like having celebrating at home without having to slave all day in the kitchen. Read more
This takes place on 2nd December, the date back in 1971 when the separate sheikdoms decided to form an independent union. At first the UAE was a federation of six emirates – Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Umm Al Quwain, Sharjah, Fujairah and Ajman. The emirate of Ras Al Khaimah was added a year later.
Emiratis and many expatriates decorate their homes, cars and themselves in the colours of the UAE flag. Many venues across the UAE will be holding special events to celebrate this special day and once more this year one of the best places to experience National Day will be the Downtown Dubai. Read more