Thursday, August 23, 2012

A Whole New World

Everyone is asking for pictures and information on our experience in Dubai.

Yes, they all do where that "outfit".

The ladies wear black, the men wear white.

Some ladies show the face, some show just the eyes and some have a black veil covering the entire face.

And yes, they all have amazing designer handbags and the most fabulous sunglasses.

Believe it or not, some have designs on the sleeves by the wrist, which match the head covering.

Oh, some just wear jeans a long shirt and the head covering.

Under the black some wear skinny jeans and nice high heels (the young slimmer ladies).

I know most believe that women are considered second class citizens.  From what I have observed the men are always helping the women with the children and they seem to get along well.  Mostly though the women are very tight knit and go out in groups of 3 to 6 and laugh and talk and of course SHOP together. And they have all been very sweet to me so far.

I observed all of this at the mall, very large luxurious malls.

We also went out and about checking out the communities to get an idea of where we want to find our permanent home.

Here we are in the lobby of our hotel.
 At Atlantis
 Pretty little baby
 Amalia wasn't feeling well and had me holding her 24/7 so I got  nice little break when Daddy came home from work.


  1. :( I hate not being able to call you.. it SUCKS! Dubai looks amaaazzziinnng and Amalia is already too big. Waaaahhhhh

  2. Binx, I wish you were here, I can't wait for you to come to visit, I am learning all the important places to bring you!