Tag Archives: swimming pools in Dubai

On watching our little tadpoles in the school swim gala

All the parents from Son2’s year were invited yesterday to watch the swim demo. There are some remarkable swimmers among school children in Dubai – given that they swim so regularly, both at school and for fun, it wouldn’t surprise … Continue reading

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The ‘cold’ front (and why we’re all a wimpy lot!)

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Silent Sunday: No more swimming in soup

Believe it or not, in the UAE many swimming pools are heated in winter – and chilled during the hot summer months. To our delight, this sign appeared at our compound pool last week.

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