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After my shift from work, we went out to eat at Lafayette Gourmet at Galeries Lafayette inside The Dubai Mall. We had an Entertainer gift coupon wherein we could order a main meal and get an extra main meal. We only had to pay for the higher priced meal. Restaurant: Lafayette Gourmet Location: The Dubai… Read More

I’m an Etisalat user here in the UAE and I was so glad when I found out how I could send credit to another Etisalat user. I wanted to make this instructions guide so I can have a reference in case I forget the steps to load another cellphone. For those of you who want… Read More

My employer told me the other day that I should apply for an Emirates ID. I finished my Medical Examination in Al Quoz the week before and I could’ve also applied for an Emirates ID then. However, I was running short on my finances since I had to pay for it myself. That’s why I… Read More

I have been transferred to the shop in Deira City Center after having been in the outlet in The Dubai Mall for almost 3 months. This transfer was brought about by the DCC staff resigning from company. So with any other business, the company had to replace them. Another colleague and I were the ones… Read More

The other day, my boss told me that I needed to get my medical certificate. I was given a piece of paper with some attached documents. The paper contained an online receipt of the payment they made so I could head to the Dubai Health Authority. I asked where I should have my medical exam… Read More

The bed bugs are still at it. I’m still getting problems with these nasty critters here in Dubai. It’s a common problem with most of the city dwellers who stay in apartment flats in side these buildings. I am suffering from such a hassle and I’m getting irritated by the thought that these bed bugs… Read More

It was my third week in Dubai and I still couldn’t find any good job leads. So I checked this website out called ThanksforMyJob. ThanksForMyJob.com will email your resume to thousands of prospect employers in their database and you can expect a response from these employers so long as they have vacancies for the position… Read More

So I’ve started working as a Retail Sales representative for a shop that sells healthy, active lifestyle products. I’m inside the shop 10 hours a day and tend to various types of clients. This gig has been going on for two months now and I’m getting used to the long hours of working and being… Read More

Ever since I started living in Dubai, I learned how to cook. I guess it’s a skill that you acquire when you want to save on costs and you’re tired of take-outs from fastfood shops and restaurants. It’s actually quite a fun activity to be able to create something out of raw items. It’s even… Read More

From the Dubai Mall/Burj Khalifa metro station to the entrance in The Dubai Mall complex, it takes… 15 minutes of walking 10 minutes of brisk-walking 5 minutes of running on the bridgewalk to reach end to end. view of the Dubai Mall from the bridge port This is the bridgewalk that connects the metro and… Read More

It’s getting hot in Dubai. Winter season is almost over and the summer season is starting to show its presence. I don’t really know what to expect since this is my first time in Dubai. I’m mostly in air conditioned environments but will have the occasional drop-ins outdoor when I commute to and fro work.… Read More

I was in the 6th floor of an apartment building in Bur Dubai when an earthquake occurred. I could see the chair in the dining area moving and I thought it was because of the washing machine that was too loud that caused the shake. But it wasn’t. It was an earthquake in Dubai! Earthquake… Read More

My employer in Dubai told me that I needed to exit the United Arab Emirates in order for my visa to be processed. I will be doing my exit to Kish Island which is an island of Iran. In order to get an employment visa, I would need to get out of the country since… Read More

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