Nour Arjaan Fujairah
Travel Blogs from Fujairah
... from the coast road further in to the town it wasn’t long before we entered a suburb of Khor Fakkan called Al Khaledya. It seemed to be very residential and the name resembled an organisation that Mr Banihammad was alleged to be a member. We hastily tracked back on to the Corniche and continued to the ship via the free shuttle service.
Later in the day we got talking to a couple from Wales. I had been referring to the man as ...
... after us didn't. We walked up to the small fort overlooking the mosque and it also overlooks the oasis behind it. the fort was built to protect the oasis which was getting water from an aquifer.
And then it is back to Dubai, lickety split, "beep, beep, beep, beep, brake, brake, beep, beep" all the way. We returned in time to hit the rush hour traffic around the Dubai Mall. We drove along the monorail system for awhile and ...
... over the beautiful Phewa Lake. I embarked upon the popular 8-10 day hike to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) with a spring in my step and wasn’t disappointed with the glorious mountain vistas. As with many Nepali hikes, trekking was conveniently serviced with restaurants and guesthouses at rock bottom prices. I didn’t once consider a guide or porter to carry my backpack as navigation was straightforward ...
... agricultural plots fed by natural spring waters. It still amazing to me that life springs right out of the ground around water in such harsh environments. Pretty cool how resilient man can be when we want to be.
Finally we entered the Emirate of Fujairah on the east coast of the Emirates right on the Indian Ocean. Although Fujairah has no oil, it has the largest refinery and a large port for the exporting of the oil from ...
Will sign off for now and get yesterday’s blog written, and then maybe this afternoon I will get it uploaded after I have decided which internet package to invest in!
Well I managed to stay up a bit later tonight! Thought I would update before going to sleep.
Just after signing off, found another puddle – this time in the bathroom! Called steward but he was off duty, and replacement didn’t ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking