For many parents in the UAE, the burning question during summer is, what their children can do, when they are not travelling abroad? After all, many working parents cannot afford to take the time off from work to move to cooler climates for the entire summer, yet they want to keep their children entertained and busy with fun, meaningful activities. Eton Institute has the answer many parents would be looking for. Give your children a taste of the world, different languages, cultures and travel, all rolled into one magical experience at Eton Institute this summer! Read more
Teenagers in the UAE can start learning to drive before they turn 18, but will only be able to get their licence on or after their 18th birthday, a senior official at the RTA said.
The move follows requests from parents who want their children to make use of their free-time during the summer holidays, after graduating from high school, to learn to drive.
Parents had complained that by the time their children turned 18 they were already busy at university and did not have time to enrol in driving lessons, yet they needed to drive between college and home. Read more
Living in Dubai and the UAE means that there are nice and exotic beach holiday destinations close by. Taking a holiday when you are pregnant can be a great idea. If it is your first baby it’s likely to be a while before you will get another chance to lie on a beach and really relax, and if you’ve got other children, this could be an opportunity to spend quality time with them before the new arrival.
But there are things you need to consider before you go, like when you can fly, travel insurance, your health, vaccination and hygiene, and safety on your planned destination. Remember to always consult your medical provider before you go ahead with your holiday plans. Read more
The King and his little Princess is a wonderful, magical combination of Father-Daughter dancing and gala dinner to be held on Father’s Day (16th June). It is a lovely opportunity for Fathers to better connect with their Daughters, share an unforgettable experience together and for Fathers to grant their little princess her wish – to spend “quality time with Daddy.” The program includes 3 hours of easy dance practice, allocated on 3 consecutive Saturdays (26 May, 2 & 9 June, 2012), taking place in 6 different locations for added convenience. Fathers and Daughters will be taught the basic dance moves of the Father-Daughter dance so they can have a blissful, amazing night together with Mums, family and friends at the final Gala. Read more
For the young up-and-coming artist in the family why not give them the chance to explore and have their talents nurtured this summer at DUCTAC‘s Art Camp? The camp will run from the 24th June through to 2nd August, 2012. Drawing, painting and pottery will all be part of the fun for young artists aged between six and 12 years old.
The campers will have the chance to learn from famous artists, art techniques and some art history, as well as practicing their skills in ceramics. Read more
Join the unique Kids’ Theatre Works! summer camps for five action-packed weeks of singing, acting, creative writing and dancing with their talented team of West End performance instructors. Get fully involved with all aspects of creative drama and watch as you create a never-before-seen showpiece. Enjoy as you develop skills you can be proud of, with each week following a different theme for big, collaborative fun! Read more