I have been seeing Visualizing Palestine infographics online since they started eight years ago, and the work they do is remarkable in communicating the struggles of Palestinians, the injustices and the atrocities that happen very regularly back home. I signed up to become a paying VP member recently to support their initiatives, and they needContinue reading “Visualizing Palestine Needs You”
On Saturday night, we had our first Suhoor Run in Dubai, which is a social and a fitness gathering for running and general fitness and wellness enthusiasts in the city. The idea is to meet for a light work out, followed by a small snack at the restaurant or cafe that the run started at.Continue reading “#SuhoorRuns: A New Fitness Activity this Ramadan in Dubai”
First of all, I’d like to (belatedly) wish readers of this blog a very blessed and holy Ramadan. The month is a time to reflect and to get closer to God, and it also provides an opportunity for people to evaluate their health and well-being, and hence, it becomes common to see more peopleContinue reading “Training in Ramadan: When to train?”
Exactly a year ago to this date, I boarded a plane to come back home to what I commonly refer to as my adopted homeland, which is the UAE. A lot has happened in the last 12 months, some of it bad, quite a lot of good things and many things that could fall anywhereContinue reading “It’s been a year… A look back”
I was talking to a couple of new runners who joined the local running club in Dubai that I’ve been training with for the last few years (ABRaS), and they told me they have joined the club to help them train for the upcoming Dubai Marathon, which I thought was great planning. TheContinue reading “2018 Dubai Marathon: You have 21 weeks to train and smash it!”
A wee video I recorded after finishing the Salalah Half Marathon with fellow Abras AC runner Masood. ps. I think I should have applied more Body Glide…
A long exposure fisheye shot of the Dubai Canal and the Dubai skyline
A bokeh shot I took at the recent #Sikka17 event, as part of the #DxbArtSeason17. This was in Al Bastakiya, Dubai.
A long exposure shot taken in Satwa, Dubai a few weeks ago. The conditions were good and there was plenty of movement in the street below the bridge that this was taken from. Love this part of ‘old Dubai’.
A long exposure fisheye shot taken from an Ammani rooftop. Good night beautiful Amman!