“To fast is to identify our dependencies, and free ourselves from them.” Tariq Ramadan
“Ramadan Mubarak. May this Ramadan be successful for all of us and provide us with good health an wealth.” Unknown
So the moon sighting committee declared that today (18th June) is the beginning of The Holy Month of Ramadan and this year it has started before the end of the school year and the mass expat exodus.
“Travelling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” Ibn Battuta
Since moving to the UAE we have taken advantage of our location and travelled to many beautiful and exotic places. We have also been on some fantastic short-haul trips during the Eid breaks after Ramadan, so I thought I would share three of the fantastic places we have visited as we approach that time of year again, either just a drive or short flight away from Abu Dhabi.