Baniyas Square by Le Meridien
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... the bus stops, it really becomes apparent that we are on the wrong side of the street. We go to the crosswalk and here comes a Big Bus. We cross in front of it and my brave hubby waves the bus map at the driver and he is nice enough to stop and let us get on while he is stopped at the light. Wow, that was impressive. Most of the time they just sneer at you and wave towards the bus stop, wherever it might be.
Of course, now we are going ...
... has four floors and if a even a mcck skouk, a disney like version of a traditional souk.
IIf you want to avoid the heat and still see some great city scapes, head over to the metro link on the second floor and ride the moving pavement all the way to the metro entrance and the just look out the windows, all the great views, while still in the comfort of A/C.
While there is nothing that great to see inside the mock souk, there are a couple ...
... of the most incredible things I've ever done. I switched back and forth between taking pictures of the dunes and just enjoying the ride. There was a path to follow, but with the shifting sand, it was never a smooth ride. At times, the sand was right next to my window because the vehicle was tilted so much. We went up, and down, and sideways but never straight. Needless to say, I was eating ginger like there was no tomorrow. For those of you who know me well and my tendancy to get ...
... financial recession in Dubai is still ongoing. So far, Sitarah, Matt and Lucia (Emirates) told us about the many projects running from infrastructure, recreational facilities, further hotels, business parks etc. worth several billion dollars. Hence, there is no sight of an ongoing recession. Moreover, when considering that recently the gold souk, which is located in the old town of Dubai, was sold out after the gold price fell, it sounds not really like an indicator for bad ...
... it was only fair that Jo now take over and take me to the malls of Dubai. In the past ten years Dubai has added no less than seven large malls to its infrastructure and none of these are more impressive than the Dubai Mall. Yes, there is a mall which comes equipped with a fully operational indoor snow skiing slope and chairlift, a mall that recreates all the significant landmarks around the world from the Louvre in Paris to the Forbidden Palace in Beijing and there is even a ...
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