Golden Tulip Sharjah
Travel Blogs from Sharjah
... of puberty,to fast from dawn till dusk during the month.Children,the elderly,the sick,the insane,travellers and pregnant or nursing mothers are exempt from fasting but they are required to feed at least one poor person a day during Ramadan to compensate for the fasts they have missed out on. The word "Ramadan" is derived from the Arabic Word "Ramdaa" which means intense scorching heat and dryness.It is said that Ramadan burns away sins. Non Muslims are ...
... fan but I tried one and it was good and I got the hot bit. Hubby didn't get any hot bit on his so I gave him mine.
As we had just finished a pizza about an hour ago, neither one of us are terribly hungry and unfortunately, turned out that was fine. For such a wonderfully "prestigious" and fancy and well known place (at least according to their own publicity), neither one of us thought the food was that great. At best, a few of ...
... tribal clashes that could have led to this situation of Emirate within Emirate, finally to reach the sanctity and sanity of home for refreshment and a well earned sleep. Late afternoon saw Mal, Ian and moi, beating the sweltering heat to wander through an animal souk, which because of being open and un-air conditioned caused great discomfort to our senses. The Blue (Gold) Souk made amends for any previous discomfort. And to travel ...
... live view, clear day view, clear night view, and historic view. I spent quite a time going around to most of them; it was fascinating to see what the city had looked like in both the near and far past as well as what it looks like when the sand isn't hiding all of the city's jewels.
After about an hour on that level, I decided I'd seen all that I could and it was time to head down. Once again, I boarded the elevator and chewed gum like crazy to keep my ears from popping too ...
... be leaving it behind so soon.
However I’m sure we have many more surprises awaiting us as we head off for part 2 of our big adventure – UK here we come, like actually in about 5 hours as I’m writing this on the plane!
Thanks for reading and we’ll keep you posted,
Love to you all,
Becs and Jase
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