Grains of sand. Luxury meets pomposity. Irrigated trees. I never had too much of an expectation about Dubai, and the United Arab Emirates as a whole. It has never been on my “to-visit” list, yet I just came back from a journey there.

Some time ago, a friend asked me to write an article on what I think or, rather, feel about love. “A daunting task, my dear Svet”, I thought. And indeed, it is. Nevertheless, since then, on an occasional basis, I have been having these random thoughts jumping suddenly to my prefrontal cortex.

I have been struggling to write a post like since I have some ideas nested in my head, but, admittedly, people love these kinds of lists where information is discernible and quickly absorbed. Not only that, but they can immediately provoke readers’ comments. And after I have compiled this list, I must say it is […]