Al Sham Hotel
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This city is in stark contrast to where we have been over the last couple of months. Only a handful of buildings in Dubai predate the 1980’s. The country was only formed in 1971 when it became part of the United Arab Emirates. Prior to this it was a small fishing and pearling village Before then The discovery of oil in 1968 changed its economy forever and took the influx ...
... if you wanted any more ice cubes?' Baffled, and unaware that we had any ice cubes to begin with I replied saying no thank you and he left, apologising for disturbing us. We've kept our door locked since then. We had a very late dinner, still full from the fish and chips for a long time afterwards. Dinner was amazing. It was Mexican themed and there was so much good food that it was impossible to decide what to have. Stuffed, we then returned to the room for a proper night's ...
... Call bells were ignored, meal service and collection was sparse, and the crew were generally dour. It was surprising considering this airline is always being lauded as one of the best. I was enjoying Emirates Economy Class enough that I actually thought I wasn't missing Business Class. At least that was until I tried to have a sleep, and couldn't quite contort my body into anything resembling a comfortable position.
After 14 hours of The Twilight Zone, Under the Dome and ...
... for dinner with my Aunty and uncle at toro toro restaurant at Dubai Marina. The food was great and the marina was beautiful at night. There was even fireworks!
Friday we started the morning by relaxing by the pool at the polo club and then we had a dinner party at my auntys house and I was in charge of dessert so I made my famous flourless chocolate cake, it was ...
... by glass windows with mind blowing views over the city. We saved up our appetites and went for lunch at Kitchen 6, a international buffet that has 6 full stations of all different international food, one of them being a dessert station complete with a chocolate fountain. Know Ive seen some amazing displays of food in my life, but I have never seen anything like this place. Every detail of the way the food was carefully placed and lined up to perfection to the variety of tastes from ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Al Sham Hotel Dubai
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