Travel Blogs from Dubai
Leaving home for 12 months isn't easy at the most basic of times. We'd been through the experience of putting our lives in boxes and leaning on parents for housing and storage until we leave the country. Only to do it again.. this time with a house to leave, car to store (thanks Grandma!) and even more boxes. Thank-you to everyone who has helped us …
Well I survived the desert safari!!! Luckily the driver had 10 years experience and I trusted him completely!!! He was a crazy driver but obviously knew what he was doing as we didn't roll the land cruiser which could easily have been the case!!!so was an exhilarating ride.then I got to ride quad bikes in the sand, had a BBQ and watched some …
Well been in Dubai nearly 3 days so far. Pretty amazing place... The buildings and the extravagance of it all!!! Survived the 16 hour plane ride. Was glad to get off though. The poor couple beside me wjo had vome from adelaide were going onto london!! Don't think i could've done that.. But it will be me on the flight home!! Still have some sleeping …
... I'm getting used to not having to even open my own door as everyone here waits on u hand and foot. Well hopefully we will get another blog in before we get home ;) xxxx Boy: yes it's sad that we are coming home, but we still have a little ways to come yet, another few days in Dubai! I'm not going to lie, I was quite intimidated by Dubai, no one walks anywhere, half the city drives mustang gt's, it's really hot. Having said that, they know how to treat foreigners, I'm ...
... then meandered down to the foyer to wait for Hamish and Janine. Communicating with them via SMS, we discovered that their arrival would be delayed, courtesy of Dubai traffic jams, which apparently never let up - even at night. A little later, when we received a message from them saying they were in the foyer too, we discovered that we weren't the only ones to be misled by multiple Copthorne hotels in the city, as they were in the other one! ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
A beautifully furnished and finished hotel with attentive and non-intrusive staff. Great facilities, has the feel of a boutique hotel, within walking distance to the Dubai Mall.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.