Many think of Fujairah as small, dusty and traditional but here is an excerpt from a recent blog posting that shows the eastern emirate is changing:
“It is a typical evening for 16-year-old Khamis al Yamahi as he walks down to the basketball courts in Fujairah City for some break-dancing.”
“Yet his uniform of jeans, T-shirt, baseball cap turned backwards and black Reebok trainers, underlines a deeper message about the radical changes in how a new generation of Emiratis see themselves.”
To continue reading the article, follow this link:
Break Dancing in Fujairah, USA2UAE, 3 January 2009.
Dr Geoff Pound
Image: Break-dancing (Photo courtesy of Google Images).