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Exciting exit for us, Matt, Maddi, Ross and I from Brisbane and 14hrs into Dubai. Had a great flight and whisked to our hotel in 2xMercedes (don't you love Dubai). It was 42deg (don't you hate Dubai) and I do not have to tell you it was bloody hot. Needless to say we spent our day in the huge shopping mall attached to our hotel, 3 storey high aquarium, ice rink, sega world fun park with huge rides, a shopper and kids paradise.
... shop around the impressive store. It was pretty cool to see! They say a 3 Star Michelin restaurant costs at least 150-200 euros per person.... I am sorry, I could never ever justify that price for a meal! Mathew our Tauck guide has been to a 2 star and says it is totally worth it! (I'm still not convinced...)
From the cooking school we finally got back to the boat for some lunch! We ate very quickly, because ...
... the other side of the road to pass them. Anyway, all that aside, it was an extremely picturesque journey. We went over a massive bridge and, as we were so high up, the views into the valleys were outstanding. At the town itself, it seems that they have decided that inviting in tourists is a good idea. We met with some councillors who told us a little about the town (through an interpreter). There are 11 town councillors for a population of about 300 people - now that's ...
... in the centre. There are many examples of recycling of the previous inhabitants buildings in the next ones. Vienne also has a Roman theatre still in use for open air concerts. After dinner tonight we had a French songstress come on board who sang for about 40 minutes or so. Very entertaining, and she looked so elegant and French! Daylight saving starts in France, so we had to put our watches forward one hour before we went to ...
... there, because it takes so much longer when you don't recognise any of the labels and have to read each label carefully to try to ensure that you are in fact buying baked beans instead of bleach..... And if you ask someone is it baked beans, they always just say yes vigorously because they can't understand and want to move on... One of the spooky things is when you drive through a village and find that you have the village on one side and on the other a massive bluff ...