Moevenpick Hotel & Apartments Bur Dubai
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We flew to Dubai from LA last night. The flight was 15 1/2 hours it was very long but we got to go on an A380 but not upstairs. I watched some movies on the plane, Disney's Planes, Back to the Future 1 & 2 and part of number 3 and some episodes of Jake and the Neverland Pirates, Imagination Movers and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, I didn't really …
Such an easy process for immigration, just stamped the passports, and no forms to fill in for customs/ quarantine. The first thing that hit us was the heat, like a sauna, and both of us were blind as our glasses fogged up due to the humidity. Our Movenpick Hotel is very nice, and service 100%. Caught a taxi into city and Dubai Mall, a huge place …
My second visit to UAE while first in Dubai. Made sure to see the Burj Al Arab and the indoor ski. Lots of contructions during that period.
... book, iPhone and iPad all stayed tucked away. Managed a few hours - 5? - sleep before touching down in Dubai at 11.25pm. Welcomed by 34 (!!) degree heat even at that hour of night, and thanks to a couple of other hotel guests holding the bus, scrambled onto our hotel shuttle and checked in just after 12:30am. Bed a welcome relief ! Hotel : Holiday Inn Express Dubai Airport - AUD83 for the night INCLUDING buffet brekky and Wifi, and free airport shuttle. Completely worth every cent ...
... I was most perturbed to find it was a stainless steel base on the floor for squatting over. Found out later that other cubicles had western toilets! 5 hour trip to Vienna, well and truly sick of it by then. Vienna airport nice... Very quiet. Bought our 72 hour travel pass and got train into city, cheat ting to couple from California. Most unpleasant time trying to find our apartment. Details to come, Astrid.... Turkish kebab for tea. Hitting sack. 9. 15 here but 5 am at ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service