I arrived at the Sharjah International Airport way too early for my 8 A.M. flight.
My service dropped me off at the airport almost two hours past midnight. 2.232 more words
It was a chilly and ordinary night in the United Arab Emirates.
The streets were deserted, the fog had begun to set, and as I waited for my bus ride home, the only sounds I could hear were the revved up cars and the loud chatter of some Indians and Pakistanis nearby. 813 more words
I’ve lived in the UAE for over a decade now, and in my time here I have made quite a few Filipino friends. Despite the large population of ‘Kabayan’ in our city, there seems to be a dearth of restaurants that serve up a good, authentic Filipino meal. 574 more words
It was almost one year ago when I became an OFW, officially one of the newest members of the country’s modern day heroes. I considered this a blessing in disguise because April of that year I’ve been in a heartbreak which was very challenging for me especially in the process of moving on at that time. 640 more words