May 6, 2017 kyliego 9Comment

What comes to your mind when you hear the word Dubai? Gold, Skyscrapers, Extravagant Lifestyle, Top-notch cars? Well, there is no argument on that. In fact, those are the exact same words I used to describe Dubai before I left my hometown to start a “new” life here.  Well aside from shawarma, of course. But just recently, I’ve learned that behind all the luxurious front of Dubai, is an even richer cultural side of it. A side I’ve never seen before. A side with souks instead of skyscrapers and abras instead of Ferraris. A refreshing scenery even under the 39…

April 26, 2017 kyliego 2Comment

Ever wonder what really happens behind every “Instagram photo”? Well, I hope it’s as easy as it looks but even a selfie requires hundreds of different shots in various angles and poses which will then undergo an “extensive screening” before we can even upload it. I know, we are all guilty! Ha-ha. My instagram/facebook/blog photos are usually taken by my “good” friends, “supportive” cousins and “kind-hearted” strangers. Lol! They really don’t have any choice, do they? Well, I’m really not the bad guy here. Refer to below photos: That’s enough evidence right there! Ha-ha. Kidding aside, this is basically what…

April 24, 2017 kyliego

I have always wanted to try karting. You know, that kind where you get to wear a suit and a helmet. I have only tried riding a motorcycle once (and never again!) for a school project, but aside from the broken gas tank (I don’t know how they call it), I also got some bruises and a whole lot of humiliation. Since then, I was stuck with bump cars which I only get to ride whenever we visit an amusement park. I know, don’t laugh. But just recently, I finally get to ride a go-kart! Yay for me! Although the track is…