Pic(k) of the week 23: IFTAR AERIAL – EID MUBARAK

Eid Al Fitr is a key date in the calendar for Muslims all over the world; it Ramadan, the month where Muslims fast between sunrise and sunset. Traditionally a "moon sighting committee" gets together at the end of Ramadan in search for a glimpse of the new crescent moon. Once...

Pic(k) of the week 17: FLYING ABOVE THE CAMELS

About 15 minutes from my home is Dubai largest Camel race track, the "Al Marmoom camel race circuit, home of the Dubai Camel Racing club". Camel racing is one of the most popular sports amongst the local UAE population and has become much more regulated over the years. The biggest change happened...

Pic(k) of the week 12: LOVE LAKE, DUBAI – MAVIC 2 PRO

The Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve is the first unfenced natural conservation reserve in the UAE. A few years ago, extensive man made wetlands, called Al Quadra lakes were built in the middle of the desert landscape in order to attract birds, plants and other species. Today...

Pic(k) of the week 41: SUNSET OVER MOUNT FUJI

Mount Fuji is the highest mountain in Japan and one of the main symbols of the country. At 3776m (12389ft) it is a dormant volcano which last erupted in 1708. Although about 100km away from the capital, it often can be seen on a clear day from downtown Tokyo. Mount...