Dubai Diaries – the Creek and the Souks

After a visit to the Museum, still immersed in the story of Dubai’s evolution into its present glitzy avatar, I headed for the creek. The saltwater inlet divides the two districts of Deira and Bur Dubai. Soon I was walking through the bustling ‘souks’ – market areas offering a milieu of artifacts from spices, textiles… Continue reading Dubai Diaries – the Creek and the Souks

Bedazzle

Clicked at Global Village, Dubai, a portrait of one of the performers whom I came across near the main cultural stage. Exquisitely dressed in a traditional attire and ornaments, she stood out amidst the crowd watching the ongoing performance. When requested for, she happily obliged to pose for this photograph.