As Christmas approaches in Dubai, it’s an unusual combination of the familiar and the unexpected
Living abroad means sometimes the everyday normal can appear incredibly strange, and vice versa
Sometimes teaching abroad can make you feel more like a circus show than an educator
In the face of an unpredictable oil industry, does the experience of Dubai hold lessons for Newfoundland?
Living in a different culture is very different from just reading about it.
Born in one place and raised in another by parents from somewhere else. It’s difficult not to feel out of place in a city as multicultural as Dubai. But it makes you wonder: what would it be like to raise a child here?
It’s one thing to be a resident of Dubai, but another, impossible thing to fully assimilate.
As Nancy unpacks her own suitcases, she muses on the unsettling nature of settling in somewhere new.