Radisson Blu Al Aqah Beach Resort, Fujairah
Travel Blogs from Fujairah
... most important part of Fujairah-the oil port. There were thousands of tanks, lining both sides of the street, filled with oil to be shipped around the world. As we neared the capital city, we saw one of the oldest forts in the UEA. Around it is a heritage village that's being restored. From the top, it's possible to see the new mosque being built in Fujairah. It's distinctive because it is the only mosque in the UAE to have 6 minarets; it will be the 2nd largest mosque in ...
The sunny skies greeted us as we pulled back the curtains. First impression of Fujairah is that it is mountainous. We were not expecting that as the last few stops we have been in flat lands and lots of sand. This port is very different. There were lots of colorful fishing boats gathered around making a nice photo opportunity.
We canceled our tour as it was to a beach resort. There was a duty free shop near the port, so we ...
... been thousands of people there ... all seeking a little shade and some just sat under the few trees they found to have a picnic ... entire families have barbecues everywhere ... it's the end of Ramadan.
We took advantage of going through "Friday Market" to buy some plants and also a carpet ... Tonight, they just connected us with gas ... Great!
21 août, Virée vers la péninsule Est.
Autant profiter des vacances de tous pour faire une ...
... and sunny so could sit on the balcony and scare the Pilot sailors! There are really strict dress rules for going ashore, listed in great detail in the daily blurb, I think there may be an addition tomorrow about what is acceptable wear on the balcony!
Went for breakfast about 9.30 just as the tours were leaving so not too many people in buffet. Lots of serving stations, two for most things, so easy to get to counter. Even a 'British counter’ with bacon and eggs ...
... four of you meet me at the Captain’s Reception at 8:00 and I’ll provide the champagne for all of us.” They heartily agreed. Note: the champagne at the Captain’s reception is courtesy of the Captain. I’m no fool and am also an old hand at entertaining. Later, these gracious and wonderful four invite me to join them at the specialty restaurant, Chops, for dinner Friday night. I have been, happily, adopted.
As I write this it ...
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