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Arabian Notes
Are you curious about what life is really like in the UAE and want to know more? Then come and join me on my adventures through life in Abu Dhabi and beyond as I work my way towards 1001 Arabian notes...
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  • The comfort and pretence of finding normalcy 4 days ago In the seven years since my dad died it has been easy to imagine that he was still around, just busy in the garden or out for a walk while we video called home. And though I knew it wasn’t really true there was a certain sort of comfort, perhaps even a sort of normalcy […] The post The comfort...
  • Jubail Mangrove Park, Abu Dhabi 7 months ago It opened to the public for the first time in February of this year, then promptly closed not long after due to the Covid-19 lockdown, but now, at long last, Jubail Mangrove Park is finally getting ready to reopen again!  There’s a decent sized car park at the front of the site, and a building...
  • 8 reliable resources on Covid-19 in the UAE 11 months ago Things have been changing fast lately with the Covid-19 situation, and at times there’s been some confusion which has left everyone wondering what the official line actually is. In order to help avoid this, I’ve listed the official government channels where any updates on the situation are...
  • Monthly Musings: February 2020 1 year ago New opening: Jubail Mangrove Park Jubail Mangrove Park has opened! It’s a lovely place for a wander along the boardwalk through the mangroves and there are 1km, 1.6km and 2km routes to choose from. My son loved exploring the area and getting close to the water to see what creatures we could spot....
  • Monthly Musings: January 2020 1 year ago Well, here we are more than half way through January already. And it’s safe to say that I failed at my last year’s goal of writing more regular blog posts! In an attempt to rectify that, I’m planning to write a monthly post about the things I’m doing, liking, buying and thinking etc, so... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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Website Reviews » There are 10 reviews on Arabian Notes

Sheila Warren
18:30 PM March 06, 2014

Brilliant blog: offers great insight into life in UAE

Iain Nichols
08:21 AM March 07, 2014

Keep up the good work !

11:29 AM March 07, 2014

Makes me want to come visit Abu Dhabi! I have really enjoyed reading about the many interesting aspects of this city!

04:04 AM March 09, 2014

This is a great blog - insightful and reassuring.

06:45 AM March 09, 2014

Superb blog - always really interesting, factual and a pleasure to read. I often share to all my connections to LinkedIn also!

17:54 PM March 09, 2014

Great blog, love it!

18:53 PM March 12, 2014

Doing a superb job,keep up the good work.

08:27 AM March 16, 2014

Great blog, amazing tips, really interesting and factual...a must read!

03:09 AM March 28, 2014

Love reading your blogs and look forward to the next one!

17:27 PM April 07, 2014

Love reading the blog, great ideas of things to do but also love the thought provoking ones. Keep them coming!

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