InterContinental Residence Suites Dubai Festival City
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... buildings in Dubai. Before we went into the museum S wanted to look inside a silk shop which was a wholesale place made up of lots of small shops so you got harassed by sales staff as you wandered around. One guy was particularly good bailing S up for 20 minutes or so and dabbing us with various oil-based colognes which meant we reeked of cologne for the rest of the day.
The museum was interesting with ...
... a trip around the manmade Palm Island, circling the Burj Al Arab and a dip in the very warm and salty Arabian Sea. The cruise finished with a stop by Sheikh Mohammed's massive yacht that is anchored next to his guest palace and his personal mandmade island. It was a hot trip, but we really liked it.
After the yacht ride, we came back to the hotel where we enjoyed our last few hours by the pool and packed our carry-ons once again.
... was being taken over, and she told me, it was fine. It was going to be a light load and I could really sit wherever I wanted. She told me to sit in the aisle seat in the next row. This turned out to be a poor decision, as did the 2 more times I had to change my seat. Every time it looked like no more people were going to be entering the plane, it seemed that luck was not in my favour and the person came directly for the seat that I was already sitting in. As I watched the cabin ...
... by the hotel. He is a young Indian of lean build and his job is simply to ensure all is well with the hotel guests on the beach (it's a private beach) and just generally interact with the guests. He tells us a few things about the hotel and says that it will be at absolute capacity next month. He also tells us that this weather is normal for this time of year and it is December and January when it is more pleasant at an ...
So ending this SLV blog the same way I started it on the plane but one heading home. It's rather strange as a week ago I felt more ready to leave but after a very good week, I'm not so sure, was quite tempted just to not leave the airport.I think the sun and beach is partly to do with this though, as I'm also looking forward to getting home and catching up with everyone. I'm rather dreading the cold though, especially the rain as although we've had rain ...