2018 is here!

Given that it had been quite difficult and a bit exhausting to get back home after the New Year Celebrations in Downtown Dubai last year, I decided to watch the fireworks closer to home. Every day when I go walking along the marina walk, I go past a point where I can see the Atlantis…

Fireworks- Dubai Shopping Festival

If there’s one thing that Dubai does really well, it’s fireworks. So it will be interesting to how the laser show that is replacing the traditional New Year’s Fireworks at Downtown (Burj Khalifa) will fare. I was one of the millions of people who were downtown last year and I have no intention of repeating…

Fireworks (yet again!)

It’s almost like this place is waiting for an excuse for fireworks. This time fireworks on The Beach at Jumeirah Beach Residences for Dubai Shopping Festival.

Happy New Year

A very happy, prosperous, healthy and peaceful 2017 to everyone! I was near the world’s tallest building- Burj Khalifa- last night to catch the fireworks at the break of midnight. Here’s a few glimpses  

Happy Diwali! (Again!)

It’s that time of the year everyone! When entire cities in the country feel like warzones with explosives going off without a break and the air is heavy with the smell of smoke. So enjoy the free fumigation- at least the mosquitoes won’t bite you for a while. Happy Diwali! Here’s a quick video from…

Happy Deepavali Everyone!

It’s the festival of lights and fireworks here in India! My first attempt at long exposure photographs in the dark. It was a challenge to track the direction of the firecrackers and I almost gave up until a neighbour helpfully fired this!