The Dubai Fountain


This water fountain was designed by the same gentleman that designed the one at The Belagio in Las Vegas. The entire pond is nearly 30 acres. The fountain is know to shoot as high as 50 feet. (More about the fountain >

This is just a sample from a pretty bad vantage point, but it does capture its impact.

A little while later we were able to watch it and hear the music playing from our dinner table in a resturant nearby.

There are more photos of our day in Dubai on Facebook at and on FlickR at

Wheels up this Friday


Wheels up this Friday

Come join me on a journey with five other delegates and two World Learning staff members to Kathmandu, Nepal and Dhaka, Bangladesh.

This blog will hopefully capture everything from which way to look before crossing the street to covering dialogues with local programs and agencies on a myriad of issues.

Wheels up this Friday to Dubai, UAE by way of Washington, DC.