Al Sham Hotel
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... 5 p.m. to do some tourist-type stuff like visit the Dubai museum within the Al Fahidi Fort (very interesting to see what it was like when this area was nothing but desert and the progress to what it is now), ride an Abra to cross the river to stroll through the gold, spice and textile souks in the Deira area. It was meltingly hot!
Caught up on some much needed sleep,
... Strange flight, as it leaves in bright sunlight, but then mid afternoon, everyone has to close their blinds and they dim the lights so we think it is night time. The sequence of meals is strange, and I actually get really hungry at one point, since my body thinks it is dinner time! Do manage some sleep though and don't feel too ...
... unwind and let the body clocks catch up - that's the plan! We opted for the hotels Vietnamese Restaurant last night and boy was that a great decision! By the time we got to eating, the jet lag was kicking in and it was a fight to keep going. Our taste buds were delightfully shocked into waking consciousness by the wee trial starter the very pleasant waiter brought for us. We had told him that we had very little experience of this cuisine and he proudly talked us through some of ...
I woke up at a reasonable time which is good as I thought I'd have jet lag but u actually felt quite awake and was looking forward to the day ahead of me! I had a cuppa tea whilst still in bed and two breakfast biscuits then I got changed and went up to the gym, it's a pretty cool gym.. I like it!! So I had a workout then showered got ready and got the 11 o'clock shuttle to the airport so I could get the metro to the beach, when I finally found the metro I got on the train and ...
... very quickly here. When I left the mall it was dry and sunny with a cloudy blue sky. When I arrived home however, I could hear thunder and the sky was dark again. So to those who were kind enough to inform me about the weather back home; at this moment it isn't much better here (well, 10 degrees) but contrary to you guys I'm expecting sun again.
At home I used old-fashioned Google to see if I missed ...
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