Thunder bolts and snow

I got out of bed twice to adjust the curtains, thinking that the flashes of light into the bedroom must be coming from the roof of the Al Wahda building. The building is two or three kilometres from here and this flashing has never happened before, but it is an...

Vertical Marathon

So, I was at my Friday morning circuit class yesterday morning, the 8.30 one, the one I never, ever miss and I was at the star jumps station when the woman at the next station (something to do with shoulders) said, ‘So where were you last week?’ And you...

Signs in Dubai

Every now and then, we take a trip to Dubai for one reason or another. Here’s a selection of signs: accommodation is always required From dubai the bus stop outside our hotel is (I think) airconditioned and also has this sign: From dubai don’t know what...