5 things to do today

Go wakeboarding and personalise your sunglasses

Things to do today, The Knowledge
Sunday 5

Personalise your sunglasses: Prada is offering anyone who owns (or wants to own) a pair of the Italian brand’s sunglasses a chance to embellish the frames with a choice of symbols or initials.
Prices vary. Until June 30. Bloomingdale’s, The Dubai Mall (04 350 5120).

Wakeboard along Dubai’s shores: Make use of the early mornings while it’s cool (ish) and take to the sea behind a high-powered speedboat.
Dhs300 for 30 minutes. Watersports Academy, Dubai Marina (050 473 2988).

Spend the day at a luxury resort: We’re signing up for Bab Al Shams’ June spa special, which offers a 50-minute massage, a two-course meal at Al Forsan, a yoga lesson, all-day use of the pool and access to
camel rides and falcon shows.
Dhs590. Until June 30. Bab Al Shams, near Endurance Village (04 809 6232).

Kambaa’s strawberry afternoon tea: Choose from strawberry pate de fruit, strawberry pannacotta, savoury balsamic strawberry tarts, strawberry and cream cheese sandwiches and roasted strawberry vegetable sandwiches, to name but a few of the treats on offer. That’s a lot of strawberries.
Dhs90. Daily 3pm-6pm. Kambaa Lounge, The Address Dubai Marina (04 436 7777).

Visit the new Kidville venue in Mirdif: Kidville, the kids’ play centre that has taken JBR by storm, unveiled a new branch in Motor City last month and is flinging open its doors in Mirdif today. All Kidville locations promote learning through play with a variety of classes in gym, music, art, enrichment and dance for newborns to five-year-olds. To celebrate the new arrivals, Kidville is offering free playspace passes to anyone who signs up for a semester of classes. Choose from loads of fun sessions such as Little Maestros, Big Muscles for Little Babies and Run, Wiggle, Paint & Giggle and you’ll get 12 free playspace passes worth Dhs480 at Uptown Mirdif and 14 passes worth Dhs560 at Motor City.
Call for prices and membership details. Various locations, including JBR (04 440 1220); Motor City, Foxhill 9, near Party World (04 454 2760); Uptown Mirdif, Grand Piazza, near Spinneys (04 440 1220);

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