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Travel Blogs from Fujairah
... exercise has started!’ Without waiting for a response for the dumbfounded guests, he stormed off. As he was making his way up the stairs of the theatre, other guests had already started making their way in to the theatre. A few minutes later I was joined by Roisin.
‘For exercise, for exercise, Romeo, Hotel, Alpha, blue code, blue code’, announced the public address system. There was no sign of any crew joining us in the theatre. Still ...
... a few days ago. They said they have 40 million date trees. I wonder who counted them ? They pays no taxes. Medical is free except for a $3 PER year fee. Schooling is free, even college. Gas is cheaper than water ( also true in UAE ). Since it is predicted that the US will become an oil exporting country by 2020 I wonder if we will start receiving the these same ...
... when I go there. Back to the dunes. It was amazing to see how the car (a Pathfinder) handled in the sand. It looked like we'd get bogged straight away but must have been reasonably solid as we went along tracks with ease, climbed hills without hiccup - except once ;-) We had been going fine since hitting the sand east of Al Awir and chewing along a track beside a powerline and then through Wadi Fayah.
... truly beautiful buildings. In the city of Sharjah is a roundabout unlike any I've ever seen. There are 4 government buildings on the outside and in the center is a large sculpture of the Koran. Another interesting feature in Sharjah are the gas stations. Most of them have castle turrets on each side. Side note: gas costs about $1.87/gallon here.
As we drove through the emirate of Sharjah, the landscape around us began to change. The white sands of the desert began ...
... Everest Base Camp. My backpacking bug has returned with vengeance, ignited by the awesome people I met in this traveller’s mecca.
Back in the UAE, I splurged on a year’s membership at the Hilton hotel in Fujairah. Today is my 8th consecutive day at the beach; I’m lapping up the cosy temperatures in the high thirties and splashing around in the refreshing waters in this ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility