Key Skills I’ve Learned as a President of a Learned Society

I have always been an initiator. While studying at the University of Agriculture Peshawar, I felt a dire need to start a learned society. Since, there were no productive activities for the students and they also had lost that interest in the field, It was the right time to found a learned society. With the […]

Sharjah: Najd Al Maqsar Village – History on Top of a Mountain

Perched on the high point of the Khorfakkan mountains, the village overlooks a breathtaking panorama of rolling hills, dense forests, and distant horizons. The changing hues of the sky—from fiery sunsets to star-studded nights—paint a mesmerizing backdrop for this tranquil sanctuary. The house itself is a testament to traditional mountain craftsmanship, featuring hand-hewn wooden beams, […]

My Career in the United Arab Emirates

Jobs in Dubai

In 2019, I came to the United Arab Emirates for the first time in search of a job. I didn’t got a job and I had to return back to Pakistan. It was just before the lockdowns due to COVID-19 and I will say, may be it was for the better that I returned on […]

Dubai: Essential Apps That Made My Life Easier in the Emirate

Must-Have Apps to Conquer Your Life in the Emirate Dubai, the city of extravagance and innovation, thrives on convenience. Whether you’re a seasoned resident or a fresh arrival, having the right apps on your phone can make your life significantly easier. From navigating the metro, hailing a taxi ride, ordering food online, sending a parcel, […]

Why I hate Apple iPhone – The Rant

Guys! this is not an insult to anyone who likes Apple. It is however a rant. I am/will be sharing my experience with the models I owned/own/own in the past, present or future. So I will be updating this post with time. Also, as the iOS regularly updates, So I’ll list them according to their […]

Fly Jinnah Airline Economy Class Review

During my recent trip to Islamabad, Pakistan, I had the opportunity of flying on the new low-cost carrier, Fly Jinnah. I was truly excited about this flight since it was my first time flying with the airline. So I thought why not share my Fly Jinnah Review with you guys. Besides, if you happen to […]

My Favourite Shawarma Restaurants in Sharjah

Farouj Fawaz Shawarma Restaurant in Sharjah

Spread across the Arab World, the most ubiquitous street food you will find is the Shawarma. With different varieties, spices and tastes, I’ll tell you where to find my favourite and the best shawarma restaurants in Sharjah. Made with meat (traditionally, of lamb or mutton but chicken is more famous) that is cut into thin […]

My Favourite Chapli Kabab Restaurants in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The Best Chapli Kabab in Peshawar

Let’s start with the city where Chapli Kabab originated, Peshawar! My Hometown, also known as the city of flowers, and is literally a heaven for food lovers. You can find some of the best Chapli Kabab restaurants in Peshawar as they are known to be the creators of this renowned juicy meat dish. The name […]

Sharjah’s Hanging Gardens in Kalba

Sharjah’s Hanging Gardens in Kalba

Among the many other attractions, The Hanging Gardens in Kalba, Sharjah is my favourite for a quick detour out of the city. It features waterfalls, terraces and plenty of green spaces spread across 1.6 million square feet. The Hanging Gardens is also home to more than 100,000 trees. The new attraction towers at a height […]

A Beginner’s Guide: eSIMs for International Travel

A Beginner’s Guide: eSIMs for International Travel

How easy and stress-free would it be, if we land in a foreign country, and instead of searching for a store going round in circles from one end of the airport to the other, just to buy a local sim, we tap a few buttons on our phone and instantly get connected to the local […]

Sugarcane Juice: My New Favourite Spots in Sharjah!

Sugarcane Juice glass

Is the scorching sun beating down? Craving a refreshing drink that’s also good for you? Then look no further than my new favourite spots for pure sugarcane juice shops in Sharjah, UAE! Sugarcane juice can offer a surprising number of health benefits, though it’s important to be mindful of its sugar content. Here’s a breakdown […]

Taming the Mane: My Favourite & Best Beard Grooming Brands for 2024

For the bearded gent, a well-groomed beard is a source of pride. But achieving that perfect balance of ruggedness and refinement takes more than just letting it grow wild. High-quality beard oil and the right grooming tools are your secret weapons. However, navigating the ever-growing market of beard care products can be daunting. Fear not, […]

Buckle Up for the Ride: Hottest Cars Arriving in 2024

Calling all car lovers, gearheads, and future drivers! Fasten your seatbelts, because 2024 is shaping up to be a phenomenal year for the automotive industry. From electrifying marvels to powerful SUVs and head-turning sports cars, there’s a new set of wheels waiting to ignite your passion, no matter your taste or budget. Let’s take a […]

Books I read in 2024: My Books Reading Journey

So one of my goals for 2023 was to read at least one book a month. Now I realize that probably sounds ridiculous to any of you avid readers, but the truth is reading isn’t something I’ve had much time for over these past few years. But reading has always been something I wanted, so […]

My Olfactory Odyssey: A Journey Through My Favorite Perfumes

Perfumes are more than just scents; they’re bottled memories, mood lifters, and confidence boosters. Each spritz evokes a different part of me, a different chapter in my life’s story. I love the fact that each perfume has a different, unique scent which each brand has personally made. You always want to pick a scent that […]

Cycling in the UAE: Laws, Rules & Tracks

The UAE has specific rules and regulations for cyclists to prioritize their safety and the smooth flow of traffic. Here’s a summary of the key points: General: Lanes and tracks: Additional safety tips: Be predictable: Use hand signals to indicate turns and stops, and make eye contact with motorists to ensure they see you.Stay alert: […]

How to tell your address in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Ever heard the myth that Dubai doesn’t have streets or addresses? Fear not, wanderlust warriors! While navigating the emirate’s dazzling cityscape might seem cryptic at first, understanding Dubai’s unique addressing system is quite straightforward. Buckle up, fellow explorers, as we unravel the secrets of telling your address in the land of sand and skyscrapers! Ditch […]

Dubai Travel Guide: Beyond Sun, Sand, and Skyscrapers

Dubai isn’t just a shiny mirage in the desert; it’s a vibrant tapestry woven with thrilling adventures, cultural immersion, and luxurious indulgences. Yearning for an adrenaline rush? Skydive over the iconic Palm Jumeirah or conquer the dunes on a thrilling desert safari. Craving cultural depth? Wander through labyrinthine souks, haggle for treasures, and learn about […]

Sun, Sand, and Skyscrapers: A Guide to Dubai Beaches

Dubai is a city of excess, and its beaches are no exception. From the pristine sands of Jumeirah Beach to the trendy cafes of La Mer, there’s a beach in Dubai for everyone. So here is my list of the best Dubai Beaches. Jumeirah Beach: Dubai’s Crown Jewel of Sand and Sunshine Jumeirah Beach in […]

Silver Dragon Peshawar Review: Peshawar’s take on Chinese Cuisine

Craving some delicious Chinese food in Peshawar? Then look no further than Silver Dragon Peshawar! This popular oriental restaurant has been a local favourite for years and for good reason. Recently, I embarked on a culinary adventure to this local favourite, and let me tell you, it was a delightful exploration of taste and tradition. […]

How To Travel In A Muslim Country During Ramadhan

Ramadan Mubarak! The holiest month in the Islamic calendar observed in the entire Muslim world, the Ramadhan al Mubarak! Millions of Muslims, for around 30 days each year, engage in religious thought and ritual fasting – or sawm – one of the Five Pillars of Islam, during the month of Ramadhan. When is Ramadan? Ramadhan […]

Make your life better by becoming better: With good Manners

If we ask ourselves how mannerly we are? What would be your answer? It’s okay, don’t share it with me but, think about it. A few days ago, my teacher spoke of a few words; Thanks, Sorry & Appreciate and that’s it. It was a big reminder for me. Let’s start with Thank You. I’ll […]

Chief Burgers Peshawar Review: Peshawarites’ Favourite Fast Food Restaurant

In the heart of the new city of Peshawar and so do in the heart’s of the Peshawarites lies an old (in sense of establishment) fast food restaurant, The Chief Burgers! Chief Burger is serving the people of Peshawar & across, for almost four decades since its establishment in 1982. It’s located in the centre […]

A Trip to Kaghan Valley

A step-by-step guide for Kaghan Valley, how to get there, finding transportation, travel times, costs, what to see & do and of course insights! Kaghan Valley (Urdu: وادی کاغان ‎) is an alpine valley in district Mansehra of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province of Pakistan. The valley extends to 155 kilometres (96 mi), rising from an elevation […]

A Travel Guide of Peshawar: An Old Historical City & My Hometown

A Brief History of Peshawar ‘As far as the eye reached, flowers were in bloom. In spring near Parashawar the fields of flowers are very beautiful indeed’ -Babar One of the oldest cities of the world, Peshawar has been the dominion of many empires—from Central Asia, Persia, and the Mediterranean to a trading centre along […]