May 21, 2017 kyliego 8Comment

Although The Walk in Jumeirah Beach Residence is on the other side of the city from where I currently live, it is undoubtedly one of my favorite places in Dubai. I mean, what more could you possibly ask for? It is a promenade where you can take leisure walks while sipping your favorite cup of iced latte and window-shopping for some cute summer outfits. (talk about multi-tasking!) And if that’s not enough, there’s also an open beach for when you feel like the heat is too much to handle. It’s my own version of The Hamptons, if you’ve ever watched…

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…