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
The list of Summer Camps is growing on Expat Echo Dubai’s directory however, today we are highlighting Active Sports Academy’s list of summer camps, which they will be holding across Dubai during the hot summer months.
Active Sports Academy will keep the kids active through the long hot summer holidays, with multi-activity Summer Camps for age 4 – 14 years, at various locations in Dubai. Plus specific Summer Coaching Programmes throughout July, for Tennis, Swimming, Soccer and Basketball. In addition, their other sports coaching programmes, including Swim Squad and Water Babies, will continue throughout the holidays. Read more
Following reports in the media last month that the Ministry of Education had ordered all schools in Dubai to follow the same academic calendar, it has now come to light that private schools in Dubai will be allowed to follow their own holiday calendars as the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) has been approving requests on a case-by-case basis. Read more