If you have just relocated to Dubai with your kids they will soon be enjoying swimming parties, beach days as well as pacing up and down the school swimming pools practising for the annual school swimming galas. Attending any of these galas you cannot help but be impressed at the level of swimming some of these children are producing and this is thanks to some top-class swimming coaching taking place in Dubai.
Don’t let your kids miss out on this fantastic opportunity and necessity of learning how to swim and swim well. Expat Echo Dubai have put together a directory of companies offering swimming coaching to make your search all Read more
My residency is under-way. This morning a Move One immigration coordinator came and picked me up at our serviced apartment at 8:30am for my Medical Fitness tests. The medical examination is one of the first steps of the immigration application and it is a screening service for infectious diseases (HIV, HBV, TB, and syphilis). I was a bit unsure about what to expect so for all of you future UAE residents, this is what it entailed. Read more
I’m a teacher and have been living here in Dubai for a year. I was away for the summer (almost 7 weeks in total) and cleared out my fridge and shut my power off at the mains in my apartment. Upon my return I have received the highest DEWA bill since moving here! Do you know what I can do to rectify this as clearly my meters aren’t being checked. Read more
Excited to be back after a long and hot summer? Trying to find something to do over the weekend? Come and join the Kids Initiative Welcome Back Party – sponsored by Mother Baby and child, and Kids entertainment provided by Cheeky Monkeys.
Fun for all the family with market stalls for the parents selling everything from boutique jewelry to delicious homemade cupcakes and exciting activities for the Kids from mind blowing magicians to magnificent face painters. Read more