Yesterday Bonnie and I went swimming in the Gulf. The coastline is called the Corniche here. After swimming I called my Palestinian brother, Tamer to meet us at a cafe. He said my Arabic is getting good.
Yom Moomtaaz! (Excellent Day!)
Our favorite Beachfront spot
Me and Tamer
Me Bonnie and Tamer
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Myself, along with fellow teachers; Nancy, Irma and Bonnie took a 5 hour drive from Abu Dhabi to the City of Muscat in the country of Oman. We were off from school for the Muslim holiday, Eid. Enjoy the pics.
At the beach with Nancy
having fun at the souq (market place)
Tarik.. he worked at the hotel
A guy and his goats
another nice landmark
A place to shop
A real Mexican chef in the middle east
I danced..she sang
Monday, November 1, 2010
Our supervisor said that she wanted more attractive bulletin boards so.. what can I say.. I give the people what they want! This is an interactive bb.. the fruit is velcro-ed on.. the kids put the fruit in mom's basket depending on what's on the grocery list.
I don't know how old Dalia turned as this is a closely guarded secret, but I do know that her birthday party was a blast.
In attendance were people from ALL OVER the world. Dalia had "Happy Birthday" sung to her in 5 different languages; English, Arabic, Hindi, Spanish and French!