Palma Beach Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Umm Al Quwain
March 26-27, 2010
Overnight stay at Palma Beach Resort, Umm Al Quwain
Visited Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah
... An unmarried, westerner pregnant women was put in jail until she confessed who the father was. It's illegal to live together and to to be homosexual. It was illegal up until a few months ago to hold hands.
-There are pink taxis driven by women for only women to use.
-Police officers drive Lamborghinis and Ferraris in order to be able to drive as fast with those people with these types of cars.
... have had an epileptic fit trying to collect everything that shone!
Found the Emirates lounge and had a wash and freshened up, then went for brekky. Having a lounge pass makes airports so much nicer to hang out in and are worth every penny! Hung around there for a few hours then went for a walk and found the lay ...
... fountains. We are met at the 27th floor after our ride in the glass elevator by our matre'd Georgia, no not a local. She is actually one of the pretty young Russian girls that are at most of the 'help' desks scattered throughout the place. I have a feeling that I am working out the predominant clientele here. We are explained and shown through our menu and then it starts. As George Takei would exclaim......Oh my!! ( those of you in the know would understand this) 7 courses ...
... in one minute......to the highest observation deck in the world!! There is even an outdoor section with open panels!! I wonder how many things have been dropped or thrown from up there? Sandra was very brave and fought her fear of heights to come outside and even posed for a photo near the window! The views were pretty amazing from so high up We hung around the mall and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking