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10 Travel must have gadgets for any type of traveler

There are many gadgets coming out nowadays. Specifically for travel activities, regardless of being a solo, group, business, backpacker or if you are one of the vlogger, if you are looking for the perfect travel gadgets to bring out the best on your travel journey, here are some picks we find essential as any kind of traveler you are.

1.External Battery

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Other than a smartphone, one of the most useful travel gadget you have to carry on during trips is an external battery where it can save you out of hassling while on the road. Always have at least one or more batteries to charge your phone or other electronics. Most especially if you are in the middle of the road and there is no power outlet available.

2.Universal travel adaptor

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If you are a non-stop traveler, well you have to keep one.

3.Kindle paper white

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Believe me when we tell you that reading is the most beneficial activity to survive long flights, not only you use your time wisely but you will gain lot of leanings. This is also a space saver for long term travelers because you can download your favorite travel books on your kindle, instead of bringing a bunch of books with you.

4.Water Filter

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If you are a mountaineer or trekker, or a typical backpacker where you spend most of the time outdoors during travels, or are you traveling to countries where water is not safe to drink?  A water filter can save you, it makes a contaminated water safe for drinking, and it removes bacteria and parasites.

5.GoPro

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For travelers that want to take photos while being active or underwater a GoPro is a must have!

6.Mirrorless camera

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If you want to take stunning photos but don’t want to bring along a bulky DSLR, a mirrorless camera is what you need.

7.Gorilla pod

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A portable gorilla pod is useful for travelers that want to take better photos but don’t want to carry a large tripod. This pod is best for vloggers.

8.Selfie Stick

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Want a selfie stick and a portable tripod?  The gadget which you can do both.

9.Drones

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Drones can produce amazing aerial shots, so if you are that serious to be a travel blogger or vlogger this one is worth to invest for.

10.Digital Luggage Scale

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This handy digital luggage scale will leave you no worries when travelling, if you want to sure not to over pack and to avoid overweight fees. You have to carry one.

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7 RAMADAN TIPS FOR NON-MUSLIMS IN THE UAE

7 RAMADAN TIPS FOR NON-MUSLIMS IN THE UAE

There is nothing to worry about as long as you remain respectful to Muslim countries, following the UAE Laws and regulations, especially during the month of Ramadan, However, Here’s 7 major tips you have to take note if you are spending Ramadan in the UAE.

1.No eating, drinking or smoking in public

Do not drink, eat or smoke in public during fasting hours. Regardless of your religion, this applies to all public places and public and private transportation. However, for non-Muslims if you want to eat, drink during fast hours, you have to stay indoors and out of sight or in areas within public places

2.No revealing clothes 

One important thing is to wear clothes decently. Avoid wearing revealing clothes that is too short, tights, or see-through out of respect to Muslims who are observing Ramadan, specifically when visiting public spot like malls, restaurants, hotels.

3. Workplace manners

During Ramadan, there’s a general rule of scheduling, working hours for federal government and ministry employees will be from 9am to 2pm during Ramadan, according to the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources. Private sector working hours are yet to be formally announced, but are expected to be shorter by two hours. If any urgent business meetings in line with Muslims, it will be best to schedule them in the morning when people are more focus and less exhausted.

4. Scheduling food and entertainment

During Iftar time, as much as possible avoid making dinner reservations as most restaurants will be busy serving for iftar feast, loud music is not allowed and pointless travels that will cause heavy traffic and uneasy.  Mostly during Ramadan, Entertainments such as clubs and bars are prohibited.

5. PDA or Public display of affection is not allowed

Public display of affection is generally considered impolite and indecent.

6. Ramadan night markets

Don’t worry, there is much to enjoy as well during Ramadan, we have night markets and souks out there. This must be fun to spend with your family and friends to catch up for food, stoppings and more.

7. be generous and friendly

During Ramadan, Muslims often donate to charities during the month and feed the hungry. And it isn’t bad to be like one, Start it with a friendly greetings to anyone you may randomly bump into, offering food to less fortunate, find opportunities to give genuine compliments throughout the day, this small kindness can mean so much more.

 

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Nationalities that can get visa upon arrival in Dubai

The visa issuance is subject to the approval of the GDRFA’s committee and security department.
Visa Types can be applied through us by first assessment on our website http://ewtravels.ae/product/14-days-visa-for-dubai/  or may call us directly at 042760000.
East and West Travels Visa services
Visa type Valid before entry        Valid After Entry 
Short term visit Single Entry – Service 14 days 14 days
Short term visit Single Entry – Tourist 60 days 30 days
Long term visit Single entry –  Visit Visa 60 days 90 days
Short Term Visa- Multiple Entry 60 days 30 days
Long Term Visa-Multiple Entry 60 days 90 days
Nationalities can get visa upon arrival to the airport:
Andorra Canada Finland Hong Kong Latvia Malta San Marino Sweden
Australia Croatia France Hungary Liechtenstein New Zealand Singapore Switzerland
Austria Cyprus Vatican City Iceland Lithuania Norway Slovakia United Kingdom
Belgium Czech Germany Ireland Luxembourg Poland Slovenia United States
Brunei Denmark Greece Italy Malaysia Portugal Spain
Bulgaria Estonia Holland Japan Monaco Romania South Korea

All other nationalities need to pre-obtain the UAE visa to be able to enter the country.

The minimum requirements to apply for Tourist visa
– Clear passport copy (color & clear)
– Photo (color & clear)

For Guarantor’s documentation

-Passport copy

-Visa page

-Emirates ID Copy