I was in Thailand solo for a month during the Coronavirus outbreak in Feb/Mar 2020. China had a lockdown going on and the crowds were smaller than normal.
I was lucky enough to be in Dubai for a few days and the winds started blowing onshore for a day, so I had to get out there for a quick session before the winds dropped down too much. This is a pretty cool beach dedicated to kiteboarders with actual lifeguards that blow their little whistle at people swimming in the water when kiters are present.
This is how I spent 3 days in Dubai. I used tripadvisor to get some ideas of what tours or events are going on in Dubai and jumped on the Desert Safari package and city tour.
Witness the tallest performing fountain in the world during your visit to Downtown Dubai. The Dubai Fountain offers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to immerse yourself in a captivating water, music and light experience.
This is a solid board and very fast. I swapped out the front wheels with a softer ones (75A) because of the rough streets downtown. I easily covered 7 miles without any issues.
A flooded park made it a prime opportunity to get out and explore a little kiteboarding in some flooded areas. Good times... and yes I needed a gimbal to keep the video rotated. Sorry about that.
The Cozumel diving scene is vibrant and lively. Home to over 500 fish species and a wide variety of corals, scuba divers could see turtles, groupers, green moray eels, nurse sharks, the endemic splendid toadfish and lots of colorful tropical fish, on a typical Cozumel diving trip.
Here's a little project I worked on with Mike Cartier and him riding at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi Tx. Some of the cameras were Sony FDR-AX100, GoPro 6 and the Mavic 2