Day 2 at EWB 2011

Wow what a busy time, I decided to post the rest of my EWB adventure just a bit late 😛 (ok more than a month late). Better late than never is what they say 😉

I'm not sure how I woke up early that day (day 2), buses were going to leave at 8am (the schedule had "Sharp" next to the time). I woke around 6am if I recall correctly. My room mate was still sleeping so I tried to quietly get some stuff out of my luggage.…

Day 1 at EWB2011

I will be sharing my experience at the Education Without Borders (EWB) conference I attended a few days ago in the UAE (Dubai / Abu Dhabi). I have decided to give each day a separate post rather than just cram all days in one. So let's get started :-)!

The first day at EWB was also the day my travel was scheduled. I woke early, and for some reason did not want breakfast but had something nevertheless.…

Sharks Ahoy!

News from Dubai. A huge aquarium in Dubai Mall got cracked and started leaking. Best part: it was a shark filled aquarium! People were evacuated from the section of the mall with the aquarium, I guess the sharks were hungry and humans were not exactly on the menu. Here’s a video of the leak:

This isn’t the first problem Dubai has had with their attractions. Recently the elevator at Burj Khalifa (aka Burj Dubai) had a problem.…