Living a world away puts the holiday season in a very different perspective.
What makes a national stereotype? And if we don’t live up to them, how can we expect others to?
What do we do when our work ceases to be a motivational factor in our lives?
Sometimes being away from a place reshapes how we remember it
Visualize the future? Live in the present? With so much conflicting advice, it’s hard to know how best to turn our dreams into reality!
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
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?
As Nancy unpacks her own suitcases, she muses on the unsettling nature of settling in somewhere new.
On the pros and cons and complexities of the ex-pat community