Travel Blogs from Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Global Village, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Global Village

A travel blog entry by raniroo

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... year again, when the weather gets cooler, the countries get together and put on a shopping extravaganca, and that isn't the Dubai Shopping Festival. K and I headed out with some other friends to Global Village, a huge expo where each country is set up ...

Dubai - Day 12, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai - Day 12

A travel blog entry by kensjunkmail

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Yes, I realise the last 2 entries were quite short. This one will be short also. Just getting lazy in updating my blog. We picked up Raymund in the morning from his 5-star hotel, the Sheraton (I think) located at the Marina. Yep, his first comments ...

Ice Skating in the Desert?, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Ice Skating in the Desert?

A travel blog entry by raniroo

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I assisted in organising a work event for a bit of socialising.....we headed the new Dubai Mall Ice Rink...AED50 per person for a 2 hour session including skate hire (groups of 15 or more it is only AED30). I had organised prizes for the best newbie ...

We don't hire stars, we make them, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

We don't hire stars, we make them

A travel blog entry by anavela

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... , Director of student affairs at Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government. During this reunion, Dr. James gave us an overview of Dubai and the most important things we should take into account when doing business in the Middle East. He mentioned the need ...

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! ...

Guidad tour, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Guidad tour

A travel blog entry by anitah

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... den första röda linjen 090909! Härifrån "palmen" kommer en monorail att öppnas under 2009 också. Det lyxiga Dubai är bara sanslöst. Hör här: tidigare var Jumeirha Beach Hotel det flottaste hotellet. Det hann knappt bli klart förrän grannen ...

Pack Only What You Can Carry, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Pack Only What You Can Carry

A travel blog entry by cstarkweather

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I've just finished a 15.5 hour flight from Los Angeles to Dubai in the United Arabic Emirates. The flight went well and I would recommend the Emirates Airline to anyone... lots of leg room, good meals and a personal TV screen with movie choices that ...

Luxury break in Dubai with family, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Luxury break in Dubai with family

A travel blog entry by stenevi

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... next blog. Before we got here we were in Dubai for 3 days on the way through so here's what we got up to! We arrived in Dubai around 4am after a long flight from Bangkok and made our way to the hotel we were staying at to meet up with Evi's family. We ...

About Old and New, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

About Old and New

A travel blog entry by ingen24

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... the lights of joy and laughter and attempts to scare the bad spirits away. We had an easy day so far. Just went out to the Dubai Mall for a sushi. A restaurant with a moving belt where sushi passes by your table. Jim and I did our best. After that it was ...

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 ...

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 ...

A whole different 'beautiful'!!!!!, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

A whole different 'beautiful'!!!!!

A travel blog entry by samanthamaguire

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... it was dark, it was clear so we got fantastic views of Istanbul and also of Baghdad with its oil wells flaming!. We arrive in Dubai at 6.30 am, forty five minute late after sitting in a holding pattern over the city for that amount of time due to the ...

Our last day......, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Our last day......

A travel blog entry by samanthamaguire

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... required!!!! Kevin wakes at eight and wakes me at nine!! We have places to go and things to do. We have plans to go to the Dubai Mall, supposedly the biggest in the world. We catch the hotel shuttle bus to a drop of point for the hop on, hop off (but not ...

2nd Day in Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

2nd Day in Dubai

A travel blog entry by mcgowan

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... also very clean and dressed in uniforms). Driver was exceptional and took us to the hotel and then took us on a tour of Dubai, pointing out many interesting landmarks as well as explaining some of the hundred's of new buildings going up all over the ...

Istanbul - Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Istanbul - Dubai

A travel blog entry by kimandpercy2004

This is a top pick!
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... ourselves. This is the first of the many acts of superb hospitality that we get from Eimear and Martin, Kim's expat friends in Dubai (and former Richmond drinking buddies). We have already been given an order from Eimear for duty free, 2 bottles of Gin 2 ...

Dubai - A+ service, fancy going back there!, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai - A+ service, fancy going back there!

A travel blog entry by kevinmarkbrown

... Pointed out all the attractions as we went along. The world’s tallest building, the previously tallest building in Dubai (Emirates Towers, I believe) Supreme hotel – don’t remember it being that expensive. Total luxury. Everything ...

Never surrender, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Never surrender

A travel blog entry by danielbower3

... culture shock after having just arrived from Nairobi. This whole city feels like being in Yorkdale. We went straight for the Mall of the Emirates to check out the ski conditions. For those of you who don't know, there is an indoor ski hill in the middle ...

Shopping, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Shopping

A travel blog entry by africa1213

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... tarred roads, fancy cars, concrete buildings being build by the second and in between is empty spaces of sand reflecting what Dubai was like only a few years ago and an astronomical amount of electricity towers following the landscape from one end of ...

The orange black box, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The orange black box

A travel blog entry by anavela

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... to compare both airlines. I can't say one is better than the other. They have completely different strategies and visions. Emirates is more about perfectionism and that lifestyle brand which is much more than just flying, Etihad refers to something unique ...

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai

A travel blog entry by mies

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Rita, Piet and myself, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Rita, Piet and myself

A travel blog entry by andreakolb

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These are my friends Rita and Piet, both working in ...

The city, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

The city

A travel blog entry by andreakolb

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The city of Dubai seems like a fake city. Many towers in the middel of the desert, irrigated green spaces in the middle of the streets, shopping malls everywhere, many Russians and Indians and only 10 % Dubai nationals living ...

Abflug, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Abflug

A travel blog entry by bjoernski

Servus zusammen, ein letzter Blogeintrag aus Dubai... Wir sind gerade am Flughafen, in 15 Minuten gehts wohl los. Wir haben diese Woche nichts ins Blog geschrieben, weil wir uns so toll hier erholt haben. Ausser Strand, gutem Essen, Shopping und viel ...

Teheran and rain, Dubai, Verenigde Arabische Emiraten travel blog

Teheran and rain

A travel blog entry by ingen24

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Jim is leaving today; he's got a project in Iran. Only a two hour flight. Now Teheran was considered one of the prettiest cities in the world before they ruined a lot of it. Still I wouldn't consider going there. But life here is different. The focus is ...

My Mosque visit, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

My Mosque visit

A travel blog entry by jaskins82

Singing across the speakers, the leader of the Mosque calls the Muslims to prayer as a tradition every Friday for the Muslims. This Friday was going to be different because amongst the Muslims, is a Catholic infiltrator, by the name of Jason.   ...

Holidays At Home, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Holidays At Home

A travel blog entry by raniroo

... call her Nikkers) is in town visiting for 2 weeks and in honour of her visit I am also taking some annual leave to show her around Dubai. I am going to play tourist in my town and get out see the sights and do the things that I have not had a chance to ...

To the top of the world's tallest building, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

To the top of the world's tallest building

A travel blog entry by scoonpooh

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... Burj Khalifa. The view of the world below was unreal – everything looked like a model, as if the previous high buildings of Dubai were just little toys. Pooja and I were in another world. I took plenty of pictures and video (it will take me several ...

Dubai airport, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Dubai airport

A travel blog entry by elainevickers

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... spent 17 hours here so I thought it deserved an entry all of its own! At least I could buy myself a replacement camera, have a shower and a bit of a sleep. Sadly though my luggage didn't make it to Dubai with me, and arrived in Lahore two days after I ...

...and onwards to Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

...and onwards to Dubai

A travel blog entry by anneogcato

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Wow. Dubai is really ...

Night drive to Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates travel blog

Night drive to Dubai

A travel blog entry by peacefrog

... ? Mind the sand and dust, It had to be shiny, I am in the UAE!     Chatting with my driver about the Emirates, the population, faiths, etc... we were speeding at 160km/h to the north. Soon we exited the city of Abu Dhabi, and we were on a ...

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