Kuwait

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Kuwait is the second Arab country I officially visit (and I can’t wait to see more of the Arab & North African worlds…insha Allah). Seems like in the Gulf countries, it’s rare now to get an authentic feel of the traditional culture. Even as the heat was full-on outside while on the inside, the malls were packed with Arabs dressed to the … Continue reading

2 months today

Locks on Bridge

I haven’t forgotten you! I’m finally here, in my cozy studio in Melbourne, Australia and the dust has just finished settling. What have I been up to? I spent a great week in Sydney, reunited with family, visited laid-back Byron Bay, found & made a little home for myself, signed up for yoga/pilates/crossfit, explored, went to some … Continue reading

countdown is on

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Optimist: someone who figures that taking a step backward after taking a step forward is not a disaster, it’s more like a CHA-CHA. - unknown In 20 days, I’m going to adopt a nomadic lifestyle. My day-to-day life will be indefinite and the world will be truly be my oyster… I have a list of things I want to … Continue reading

Beautiful BC

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A few pics from a recent trip to Vancouver, British Columbia. Plus: a couple of pretty Waterlogue renderings…xo Dina 

Throwback Thursday

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A photo of a ship I took while vacationing in Santorini, Greece. 2008.

Cuba

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From beachy shores to white-sand islands to the city of Havana…this was a pretty relaxing week. Besos x Dina { Love the beach? Me too! } { my 1950′s Chevy taxi for the afternoon } { my stay in the Hotel Nacional de Cuba } { Along the Malecón } { a Rumba music artist in the … Continue reading