Travel Blogs from Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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ACTE Dubai Education Forum, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

ACTE Dubai Education Forum

A travel blog entry by anavela

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... some situations that I won't understand until I have to deal with them in "real life".  One of my takeaways from ACTE Dubai Education Forum is the power of social media to communicate, support and add values to the business world. Mr. Ihsan Anabtawi, ...

The Boardies Survived Atlantis, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The Boardies Survived Atlantis

A travel blog entry by raniroo

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6 months ago we paid big money to stay at the newly opened Atlantis Hotel on the Palm.  We splurged big time, which was even harder to do when you only live 5 minutes down the road....we had a lovely weekend apart from some disturbances during the ...

What changed in Cambodia?  Me!, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

What changed in Cambodia? Me!

A travel blog entry by raniroo

I am back and it feels like I haven't been away....back in the Sandpit...enough said............yet I am a completely different person...on the inside.... and my outlook on life has completely changed....I discovered the real me in Cambodia...something ...

Culture and Business, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Culture and Business

A travel blog entry by meganmulray

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... together in one big ball room and the men in a different rooms. There are no street names and no postal service in Dubai. Residents can have a P.O. box in order to receive mail. A few years ago Dubai held 1/3 of the world's construction cranes! ...

Dubai - Day 14, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai - Day 14

A travel blog entry by kensjunkmail

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... but I've always wanted to say that. The big day has arrived. We finally get to go visit the Burj Al Arab! The 7-star hotel that is the emblem of Dubai. The landmark people recognise as soon as you mention Dubai. This $3000 min / night hotel is the ...

Concerts Galore, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Concerts Galore

A travel blog entry by raniroo

... Intercontinental in Dubai, along with a thousand or so other aussie expats, this was folled by Christina Aguliera playing at Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi (what a backdrop!), to then see Kylie in her first Middle Eastern conert was feverish (and ...

The Emirates Brand, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The Emirates Brand

A travel blog entry by meganmulray

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... day off at Emirates Aviation College. This is where Emirates Airlines trains their staff.  Just two days ago I flew on Emirates to Dubai and flew in the economy class on their most popular plane, the AT380. This plane has two passenger levels, with ...

Home Sweet New Home, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Home Sweet New Home

A travel blog entry by raniroo

With much trepidation and sadness my holiday is over and I am back in the desert.  Upon arriving at the airport I made my way to my new abode.  My new digs until I head home in April.  My friend is kindly putting up with me for a few ...

The World's Largest..., Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The World's Largest...

A travel blog entry by meganmulray

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... meetings with Griffin Travel, International SOS, and a site visit/dinner at the world's tallest hotel, the J.W. Marriott Marquis Dubai. Throughout the day of meetings we had the opportunity of seeing the world's largest skyscraper, the Burj Khalifa, the ...

Highlights from Dubai: Architecture, Gold and Sand, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Highlights from Dubai: Architecture, Gold and Sand

A travel blog entry by shazlex

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... makes it very interesting.  Wild Wadi World We had an excellent day at Wild Wadi World.  An excellent family fun park. Building Dubai has the highest number of Cranes in the world and it's easy to see.  There are new buildings going up ...

Ramadan Kareem, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Ramadan Kareem

A travel blog entry by raniroo

Happy Ramadan! Today is day one of the holy month of Ramadan.  The office is very quiet, what with later starters for those observing the fast and they will leave 6 hours later, while us non-observers do a bit extra to get the work done. It ...

Chilling in the park and cruising on the Creek, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Chilling in the park and cruising on the Creek

A travel blog entry by harvimalhi

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... now this is yet another 5 star hotel but it has a very significant shape. If you look at the hotel from the sky, it spells the name 'Dubai' in Arabic, how cool is that. Look out for it if you fly into Dubai during the day. I got a bit roasted here, after ...

Arrive in Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Arrive in Dubai

A travel blog entry by alexhuchet

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... and I am eager to discover the place but fucking hell it is hot. It is now 2 am and it is around 28 degrees! I arrived in Dubai and got a taxi to take me to the nearest beach. It was a nice area and I found myself a table, played the guitar, drank some ...

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai

A travel blog entry by harryandnorah

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... , where we had a light lunch before the afternoon's activities. "You're going to do WHAT !!!!! "........................Part 16 OK,  United Arab Emirates,  what have they got?  No, apart from the oil!     SAND. All the ...

The good side of the UAE, Hatta, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The good side of the UAE

A travel blog entry by peacefrog

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One of my project managers, whose familly had gone back to Begium for the hollidays, was king enough to invite me for a day out in his Pathfinder. He drove me towards Oman, to the south, to show me some of the beautiful treasures of the country. We ...

Transit in Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Transit in Dubai

A travel blog entry by clammysox

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... and had palm trees inside! We thought it would have been nice to explore this city, so perhaps on a future trip we will have a Dubai stopover. Since it was quite early in the morning, it felt very surreal to be inside the airport with a view of palm ...

Do I have to go back to the desert?, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Do I have to go back to the desert?

A travel blog entry by raniroo

Back home again today and back into the swing of the desert....although I hear they had rain while I was in Beirut...typical that I missed ...

Riding buggies and camels in the dessert, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Riding buggies and camels in the dessert

A travel blog entry by jodialison

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... beach, being all man made, but very nice to get some sun and relaxation after an activity filled day! We ended our last night in Dubai by heading up to the restaurant on 146th floor of Burj Khalifa, with a lovely romantic meal and a few nice beverages x ...

Dubai: Day 2, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai: Day 2

A travel blog entry by travelmaniax

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... Dubai Mall, the biggest mall in Dubai (maybe the world as well, but I didn't see a sign (all world record breaking monuments in Dubai have signs saying that they're the biggest whatever in the world) so I wasn't sure). Right outside the Dubai Mall is the ...

Day 53 - Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Day 53 - Dubai

A travel blog entry by mcgowan

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Not much to report on today as we had a lazy day in Jumeraih. Denise & I went down to the beach and just looked all around, there were people everywhere, rows and rows of lounges. Had brunch at local IPod cafe just up from the hotel. Can't get over ...

Day 54 Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Day 54 Dubai

A travel blog entry by mcgowan

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We spent the day in Dubai at the largest shopping centre in the world. Amy saw the indoor skate rink and the fish tank and did some serious shopping. We then packed for home as we leave at 7 in the ...

Besondere An- und Ausblicke, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Besondere An- und Ausblicke

A travel blog entry by meine_reisen

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... Wasserspiele zur Titelmusik der "Glorreichen Sieben" genießen konnte. Ich habe fotografiert und Petra hat gefilmt. Nachdem wir "Dubai bei Nacht" von oben ausgiebig genossen haben, sind wir wieder runter gefahren und haben noch eine kleine Runde um ...

Dubai sightseeing, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai sightseeing

A travel blog entry by la-vie-de-suz

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*  Jumeira Mosque *  Bastakiya *  Al Fahidi Fort *  water taxi to the gold souk and spice souk (markets) --- photos are also from some of the business days with NYU, and evenings out (Monday & ...

Medium McCamel Hold the Dung!!, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Medium McCamel Hold the Dung!!

A travel blog entry by oldhamkiwi

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... safely in Dubai, having had a very good flight from Manchester.  Brand spanking new plane and treated like a king!!  Dubai Airport is smaller than I expected but it is absolutely manic, everyone seems to be in a rush to get somewhere!!! I don't ...

Dubai, 7 days, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai, 7 days

A travel blog entry by jeanchristophes

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... know the city well, but she had a very active interest in trying to understand all the cultural components that make up Dubai. After driving through the Manhattan of Dubai and checking out various big building projects, we settled down to a quite ...

Awaiting Transfer, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Awaiting Transfer

A travel blog entry by kalede

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If I had a whole day to explore the Dubai Airport, I still wouldn't be finished with just one terminal. The shopping opportunities are insane; there are so many things to see. As I've only got just over two hours, I'm mainly focussing on following the ...

Dinner in the desert, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dinner in the desert

A travel blog entry by rickandwill

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... . Home again at 10pm feeling rather tired as it had been a long day. This afternoon we are doing a tour of new and old Dubai with a shopping stop over at the Gold Souk. Rick and I went there yesterday thinking things are cheaper but it is not, nothing ...

One flight down, one to go, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

One flight down, one to go

A travel blog entry by missliz

So it is 5.56 in Dubai (12.56 Saturday arvo for you guys playing at home) we flew in about an hour ago and have just spent an hour circling the airport to find gate A8, which apparently is no where near A9 or in a logical chronological order, but we have ...

Friday Dubai, Dubai , United Arab Emirates travel blog

Friday Dubai

A travel blog entry by gerryandbarbara

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Arriving HOME x, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Arriving HOME x

A travel blog entry by jodialison

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Last morning in Dubai as we boarded our flight home sweet home! xxx ...

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