Travel: The Green Emirate

Thought I’d put up a quick post on a recent weekend in Al Ain – the Green Emirate. One of the seven Emirates of the UAE, Al Ain isn’t the largest or most energetic, but is a good reason enough to get out of the city. Famous for having one of the highest mountain peaks in the country, Jebel Hafeet,…
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Travel: Abu Dhabi Grand Mosque

We’ve been really lucky in the UAE this year with a lot of public holidays falling the day before or day after the weekend, giving us wonderful long weekends to enjoy. Thursday 15th November was Islamic New Year this year, and a public holiday for us, so the opportunity was taken to have a day trip in Abu Dhabi. Although…
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After the storm

That time of year has come around again in Dubai when the weather is, well, perfect! You live totally outdoors; on your balcony, by the sea, or even chilling on your boat (if you’re lucky enough!!) We do, however, get the odd storm if you can believe. It’s hilarious, people here take pictures when it rains because it’s just such…
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H O M E

Home is a strange word for many of us. In the past it might have referred to the house or street where you grew up, or simply the place that you were from. In the society we live in now, however, the idea of ‘home’ couldn’t be any further from that. I was recently sat in a coffee shop at…
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Hello!

Earlier this year I wrote a photoblog documenting some months I spent in Greece. I enjoyed writing and taking the pictures so much that I’ve decided to start a new one! This time, however, with my little bit of the world wide web I’m just going to write about whatever comes to mind and about whatever I get the chance to photograph;…
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