UAE · Vlogs

LA Vlogs: I Almost Lost My Phone

A vlog from June 2, 2017 Hi! Went to the mall yesterday to buy books, chocolates, groceries, and concealer for Money (watch the video to know who/what Money is); had dinner with my uncle who's going back to the Philippines on Monday; and I almost lost my phone on my way home. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQ5eLgBs-uE 'Til my… Continue reading LA Vlogs: I Almost Lost My Phone

Travel · UAE

Global Village: Around The World in One Night

It has always been — I guess — everyone else's dream to travel the world. I've only been to 5 countries my whole life which means I still have 191 countries waiting for me. Long way to go, Miel! Anyway, for those of us who can't afford to travel the world (yet), I'm giving you a… Continue reading Global Village: Around The World in One Night

Personal · Travel · UAE

Wahat Al Karama And The Heart-Warming Reason Behind It

Let me tell you some facts about my younger brother. He used to compete for different competitions locally and internationally (and that was in three countries in three years for a Math competition); an expert when it comes to computer - can hack different internet providers, can make his own programs already (yup, coding, programming… Continue reading Wahat Al Karama And The Heart-Warming Reason Behind It

Travel · UAE

The Beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Two words: breathtakingly beautiful. Say hello to United Arab Emirates' largest mosque: Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. Located in the heart of Abu Dhabi, this mosque is established and named after UAE's first president Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan. This beauty took almost 12 years, more than 38 contracting companies, and 3 500 workers just… Continue reading The Beautiful Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Personal · Travel · UAE

10 Things I Learned From Living w/ Three Kids in Three Weeks

If you have been following me on Instagram or Snapchat lately (@amielledt), you may have seen how all my stories are mostly about these cute little kids and how they became really close to my heart. I, gratefully, stayed with Ate Tel and Kuya Top's family for three weeks and here are the things I've… Continue reading 10 Things I Learned From Living w/ Three Kids in Three Weeks

Personal · Travel · UAE

Rock Climbing After N Years

If you're looking for the girl who's up for adventures, well, you just found me. Adventure fills my life. Doing extreme things and feeling the adrenaline rush through my veins is what makes me feel I'm alive. Skydiving? Let's go. Bungee jumping? Yes, I'm up for it. Scariest roller coaster in the world? Where's the… Continue reading Rock Climbing After N Years

Travel · UAE

Emirates Palace: And Why It’s Worth 3 Billion USD

A visit to UAE's capital, Abu Dhabi, won't be complete without visiting its iconic structure, the luxurious Emirates Palace Hotel. Opened in 2005 after more than three years of construction, welcome to the second most expensive hotel built in the world. 3 Billion US Dollars! Can you imagine how many pizza and fries you can… Continue reading Emirates Palace: And Why It’s Worth 3 Billion USD

Food · UAE

Spoon & Bowl Restaurant: A Mix of Jap-Fil Food

You know how I try to find the good in everything, right? That's what I've been trying to do ever since this evening after we ate at this newly opened restaurant in the city – Spoon & Bowl. The place itself is very nice. Very modern and it looks more of a café, to be… Continue reading Spoon & Bowl Restaurant: A Mix of Jap-Fil Food

Food · UAE

Sushi Story Restaurant: Japanese Food in the Arabs

Fun fact: I have never tasted a sushi yet in my twenty years of existence. Growing up with my Mom who don't eat much of Japanese food (or other types of international cuisine), I guess I never really became fond of it. Believe me, it was Wel I was with when I had my first taste… Continue reading Sushi Story Restaurant: Japanese Food in the Arabs