Life in Colour: Yellow

Yellow flower beauties. Posted for Life in Colour: Yellow – by Jude from Travel Words.

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Full Snow Moon

In Northern Hemisphere February used to be the month of heaviest snowfall. Hence the February Full Moon is called traditionally Full Snow Moon.

Other names of February Full Moon: Bald Eagle Moon / Eagle Moon, Ojibwe Bear Moon, Tlingit Black Bear Moon, Raccoon Moon, Groundhog Moon, Goose Moon, Bony Moon and Hungry Moon.

February 26, 2021 is also a day of Chinese Lantern Festival – a culmination of Chinese New Year celebrations.

Full Moon rising on 26th February 2021 in Dubai, UAE.

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UAE Tour 2021

The third edition of UAE Tour (previou in 2019 and 2020) is  taking place 21-27 February 2021, with 7 stages and 1044 km total route lenght. It is the first race of the 2021 UCI World Tour

Below: photos from stage 6 in Dubai, UAE on February 26, 2021.

Ξ UAE Tour 2021 page

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The Empty Quarter

The Empty QuarterRub’ al Khali – desert seen from Tal Moreeb, one of the highest dunes in the world, considered to be the tallest one in the United Arab Emirates.

The Rub’ al Khali – a part of Arabian Desert – 1,000 km long, 500 km wide, with thae area of 650,000 km², covering parts of Saudi Arabia, Oman, UAE and Yemen.

Tal Moreeb and Rub’ al Khali are filming locations for many movies: Dune (2020), 6 Underground (2019), Race 3 (2018), Furious 7 (2015).

Posted for One Word Sunday Challenge: Empty – by Debbie from Travel With Intent.

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