I will be moving from San Francisco to Dubai in September and I want to learn more about the region before I arrive. Can anyone recommend some good books to get before we travel? Is there anything you read before you arrived that helped you? Is there something you wish you'd read before...
I am an avid book reader and have got stocks of books that I've already read. Does anyone of you want to exchange books? I love reading all kinds of stuff including fiction, business, self-help, history, etc.
So this is a thread where everyone can weigh-in with their choice of shows/series/documentaries and books they are currently into or are their favourites.. would be nice to find out about some new, unknown titles .. To get started:
1. Game of Thrones (if you've got time read the books...
I'm living in DUBAI.. and Love reading books whenever have free time.. (while on the metro train on the way to work)
I'm done reading the Skinny *****, The Magic, The Hunger Games and next.. Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man by Steve Harvey.. but where can i find this book to rent...
I had to ban myself from the forum for a few weeks in order to finish a project I started a few months ago (far too easy to spend hours on here!)
Anyway, it's now finished. It is a biography of Luisa Isabel Álvarez de Toledo, also known as the Red Duchess. She was about as far as you can get...
Are there any restrictions as to books or media we would be allowed to bring into the country? We have nothing extreme, mind you, but for instance a Bible, fiction or Western music, movies (non-adult).
Moving out to Dubai in August and I was just wondering if there is anything similar to Amazon.com in UAE? I am especially interested in ordering books and gadgets and given the high shipping costs would prefer not to order via the US or UK Amazon sites.
Any help appreciated...Thanks,
Any recommendations, or otherwise of books about Spain or set in Spain?
I loved Driving over Lemons by Chris Stewart. It's what has become a typical story of buying a dilapidated house in the middle of the Spanish countryside and doing it up and making their life there. It has the added twist...
Portugal Expat Forum for Expats Living in Portugal
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I know there are parents out there who spend a lot of money on school books each year and then have nothing they can do with them at the end of the year.
This is why I have created a School Book Exchange category in Hey Portugal...
I'm new to the forum and I must say it's great the ammount of information that's on here! So helpful! :) I'm doing my PhD here in the UK at the moment, but I'm very keen to go to the States to do a post doc after. I was wondering does anyone know of some good books on moving to the...
On Friday, September 26th, from 6-8pm, bring a friend to register to vote
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