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Dubai Events Blog on Tour: The Treasure of Petra Diary

Dubai Events Blog on Tour: The Treasure of Petra Diary I was dreaming to visit Petra, in Jordan, since many years and finally I have realized my dream. When I arrived in Amman Airport, I started my road trip visiting some of the most important archeological sites thanks to the tourist guide that showed me. First stop was at Madaba, the City of mosaics.  It is best known for its Byzantine and Umayyad mosaics, especially a large Byzantine-era mosaic map of the Holy Land. The Madaba Mosaic Map is a map of the region dating from the 6th century and preserved in the floor of the Greek…

Intervista a Matteo Lonardi presente all'Art Dubai 2018

Intervista a Matteo Lonardi presente all’Art Dubai 2018 Durante la nostra visita, come blog accreditato  presso l’Art Dubai, abbiamo avuto il piacere di intervistare un nostro giovanissimo connazionale, Matteo Lonardi, presente all’evento con il suo progetto “Reframe Saudi”. Matteo Lonardi è un fotografo e regista che vive tra New York e Londra. Attualmente è direttore della sezione video di Culturunners, organizzazione che mobilita artisti a livello internazionale per raccontare storie e favorire performance artistiche in grado di superare frontiere fisiche e psicologiche. Attualmente il progetto più importante di Culturunners  è un road trip con una serie di artisti che si…

Art Dubai 2018 @ Madinat Jumeirah from 21-24 March 2018

Art Dubai 2018 @ Madinat Jumeirah from 21-24 March 2018 Tuesday 20th March is took place the press conference of the 12th edition of Art Dubai, held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. The fair is presented by the director Myrna Ayad and the artistic director Pablo del Val. Art Dubai 2018 features 105 galleries from 48 countries across its Contemporary and Modern halls as well as its new section Residents. “Once more, Art Dubai reaffirms its position as the platform representing…

Events in Dubai during Ramadan 2017 Cultural Iftar Evening @ Rise,  Dubai Creek Harbour This Ramadan, come together with the Dubai community for a unique evening experience at RISE Dubai Creek Harbour. With the stunning Dubai skyline and serene water of Dubai Creek as the backdrop, RISE will offer an appetizing buffet of traditional Arabian dishes and international favourites for both Iftar and Suhoor meals. With music by the talented Khalil Ghadri to set the scene, visitors can flex their creative muscle at workshops for making Eid cards, Ramadan gift hampers, and Islamic art pattern making, or join friends to…

Iftar & Suhoor in Dubai: the best selection of Ramadan Tent

Ramadan in Dubai: May 27th – June 25th 2017 Ramadan is a significant month in the Islamic calendar and in Dubai, the period is marked by a host of Ramadan-related activities. Emirati hospitality and traditions are also very evident during this month as iftars are hosted across Dubai and residents of different nationalities come together to share the spirit of Ramadan. The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing organises numerous events during the month and the retail sector witnesses brisk business. Tour The Jumeirah Mosque If you’re a non-Muslim, you may not know much about Islam and its traditions. A…

Happiness Talks continues to spread happiness in "The Year of Giving"

Happiness Talks @ Marsam Mattar on 22nd May 2017 About Happiness Talks In support of the “U.A.E’s Happiness and Positivity programme” and to connect the community through Happiness in the “Year of the Giving 2017”, The Spreading Happiness Team: Vonni Events, Touch Points Consultancy and Marsam Mattar have collaborated to bring to the community, “Happiness Talks – Spreading Happiness” If you are looking to enable a “Happy Mindset” for inner and sustainable happiness rather than a happy event for a short lived pleasure or joy this is the place to be. On a monthly basis at Happiness Talks we will…