Xazu (my car) Gets a Deep Clean

As an offroader, having a car that is highly polished and in showroom condition is not normally a priority.  I am proud of my car but it’s because of where it can go, rather than how it looks.  BUT….. after 10 days in Oman over Christmas even I had to...

Insuring a Vehicle in the UAE

Where to buy vehicle insurance ; At a licencing station – each has a few insurance vendors Online – some of the larger companies offer websites where it is possible to purchase your policy instantly From a broker – this can get you a cheaper price,...

Black Pearl in Sanaiya

Last Friday I had the pleasure of heading down to Sanaiya in Al Ain to visit my friend Ahmed on the opening evening of his new business – Black Pearl Car Care Centre.  Friends who dropped in to give their good wishes were treated to ghawa (arabic coffee) with...