TripAdvisor Reviews Green Lakes Dubai
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So once again I'm fortunate enough to have the opportunity to take advantage of friends and family and and visit another amazing place. This time I'm staying with my uncle Ian who's living in Dubai for work for a while; my cousin Jamie, who's here temporarily while travelling the world, and my auntie Kay who I've travelled over with; for just shy …
We were able to finish the movies we started 10 hours ago on the previous flight. Though I think the plane had shrunk and it becomes more difficult to watch movies when the person in the seat in front puts their seat down onto your lap - maybe they wanted a kiss on the head goodnight? One needs to turn ones head to the side and shrink down to see the screen that ...
... way down the list of attractions starting with Dubai mall. A mall like any other mall. We saw a Costa and we both thoroughly enjoyed our first flat white of the trip and then headed off and bought some new underwear and a book - perhaps not the normal purchasing power of the average Dubai mall-goer. We took a quick look at the aquarium and watched an ice rink show, and then jumped back on the metro and travelled across the city past the Burj Khalifa and other ...
... hair and beauty, and an enormous number of small medical centres, health and fitness units and other medical outlets, How any of these can trade at a profit I have no idea.
Well back to packing tomorrow for our onward flight to Perth. Another overnight of just under 11 hours. Before that we expect to have a visit from Jerry and his family, Jerry being Glenna's nephew by marriage and who is resident in the adjacent Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
... afforded by the sale of oil.
Again I'm typing this to "Santa Claus is coming to town"! Very strange. The locals, who are most certainly not Christians, don't see all that offended. Maybe all those wowsers in Australia banning Christmas **** are lying to us!
I can tell you now that it is NOT cheap in this country. In the mall we paid AUD $7 for a small can of Pepsi and AUD $9 for a latte. At that price ...
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المركز التجاري, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $185
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بر دبي, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $70
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- Reliable, good value (and some advice for the ladies)
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $115
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- It was fab!!
- Outstanding service at plaza
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $138
أم سقيم, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $1,292
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1, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $96
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بر دبي, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $186
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- Have to agree with comments about staff
1, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $132
- Just okay
- I cant fault this hotel - and i'm picky!
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المركز التجاري, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $106
- Great Place to stay ....
- Not the best!!
- "Treated like a King & Queen"
بر دبي, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $52
- Great service
- Great Hotel with excellent service
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Tecom, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $130
ديرة, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $154
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دبي مارينا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $145
1, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $413
جميرا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $268
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بر دبي, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $77
المركز التجاري الثانية, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $191
- Superb! Fresh and very friendly.
- Business or leisure
- Great business hotel
البدع, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $167
- Service with a smile !
- Very very good!!
- Great hotel
1, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $101
- Good hotel.
- Better than I thought.
- Value for money
دبي مارينا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $221
- Staff training needed
- Bigger is not always better!
- Great Location, Needs to improve