Showing posts from April, 2018

Backstreet's Back.. Dubai!

Last night was EPIC! It was a DREAM COME TRUE!

I got to see my favorite band of all time...Backstreet Boys...perform live in concert in Dubai!
What made it even more special was that last night was their 25th anniversary as a band!

Ever since I was really young, the first music video I remember seeing was Get Down...and since then, I have been a huge fan of Backstreet Boys...My room was decorated from floor to ceiling with BSB posters, I had every album ever released (still do), I had a necklace with letters that spelled 'Backstreet Boys', name it, I had it.

I even once dreamt that they came to my birthday party.... this will have to remain a dream though...(sigh)

I never thought I would be lucky enough to see my favorite band perform live in concert...

On Feb 19th I was in the tram on my way home...scrolling down Facebook as I usually do...I came across a post that said "Backstreet Boys Live in Dubai"...I had to read that several times to make sure I …

Life in Dubai...5 Months Later

It's been a long while since I posted anything to my blog...that seems to be the trend for me...My last post was almost 5 months ago...

Life has been pretty busy since I moved to Dubai, but in a good way...After 5 months in a new city, I finally feel somewhat settled.

The first two months were extremely hectic with me trying to settle into my new job, understand the processes, getting to know the people I work with and on top of that, trying to find an apartment to live.

Finding an apartment was not as easy as I imagined it would be...My company provided accommodation for my first month in the country, but after that month was over I had to find another place to stay. I couldn't move into an apartment right away, as I had to wait until my residency permit was issued; so the best option was to stay at a hotel. So after the first month was over, I moved to a hotel opposite the one I was staying at for another month.

The search for an apartment was not an easy task...I felt like …