Travel Blogs from Dubai
... hot. They give you cold drinks everywhere, and we managed to sit in the shade for the show. Then the ride really began! Across the dunes. We saw a few gazelles along the way, but as they feed them in this spot, suspect that's why they are there for the viewing. The ride across the dunes was pretty awful - not my kind of thing! Wondered what I had let myself in for. We had two stops along the way - one for a look around, ( and a chance to get out of the jeep ...
... bought a couple of dresses and a pair of shoes. We are a bit sick of wearing shorts again for a while, it is nice to get back into some nice clothes.
We went back to the hotel at lunch time to rest for a while and we booked ourselves into the Bali massage therapist to try to relieve the tight muscles after all those African massages(bumpy roads).
We wandered back to the Mall and met Natasha and Roberto. They have just returned from their honeymoon. It was lovely ...
With the presence of Mall of Emirates and Dubai Mall, the world’s biggest mall, one whole day wouldn’t be enough to visit each boutique and delight yourself on big discounts during Dubai Shopping Festival happening every year. Aside from malls, you can also do your shopping at the Dubai’s traditional markets, the most popular of which is the Gold Souk. In this market, Dubai proves itself as ...
... mumbled 250 dirhams, which is about £50!! So we gave it back and walked off outside to watch the fountain displays which are incredible. There are circular fountains joined by linear fountains and all the jets of water go off at different points and in time to music! (It's supposed to be a replica of the Bellagio in Las Vegas). Roisin met us for a drink beside the fountains so we could watch a couple more of the displays ...
... br> On my flight to Dubai, I sat next to a 23 y/o beautiful Iranian woman who was traveling to Dubai for the shopping. Apparently, the best in the world according to her. She did say Bangkok is CRAZY and I should be careful. Noted.
The staff on the Emirates plane was fantastic. The women were beautiful, and I was worried when I awoke from my nap to discover a blood sugar of 41. Yikes! So I went to the back ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Rafee Hotel Dubai
Other places to stay in Dubai
دبي مارينا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $279
- Pure Luxury in Dubai
- Grovsenor House Dubai
- Fabulous - until 1.30 pm
النخلة جميرا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $367
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $279
- Good again
- Perfect Hotel
- Fantastic stay at the Emirates Towers
رأس الخور, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $261
بر دبي, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $53
- Clean but dated accommodation
- GREAT ROOMS, FRIENDLY, HELPFULL STAFF
- Reliable, good value (and some advice for the ladies)
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $176
- A great Experience
- It was fab!!
- Outstanding service at plaza
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $163
أم سقيم, Dubai | 5 star hotel
- Arabian magic
- Warning! Do not entrust your credit card
- Absolute splendour
1, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $158
- Very pleasant stay
- OK, but not 5*
بر دبي, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $227
- Great service and very friendly
- Have to agree with comments about staff
1, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $164
- Just okay
- I cant fault this hotel - and i'm picky!
دبي مارينا, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $214
- Continues to be a great hotel
- Never Again!
- The Excellent Hilton Dubai
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $159
المركز التجاري, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $158
- Great Place to stay ....
- Not the best!!
- "Treated like a King & Queen"
بر دبي, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Great service
- Great Hotel with excellent service
- Never again
ديرة, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $218
- Gutes altes Hotel
- Purer Luxus zu Weihnachten
- Pure luxury at Christmas
South Al Barsha off Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $177
دبي مارينا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $181
1, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $476
جميرا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $382
- Al Qasr one in a million
- Excellent resort hotel! Much better than Mina A' Salam
- Just Superb!
المركز التجاري الأولى, Dubai | 4 star hotelfrom $175
بر دبي, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $88
المركز التجاري الثانية, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $286
- Superb! Fresh and very friendly.
- Business or leisure
- Great business hotel
البدع, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $236
- Service with a smile !
- Very very good!!
- Great hotel
1, Dubai | 3 star hotelfrom $128
- Good hotel.
- Better than I thought.
- Value for money
دبي مارينا, Dubai | 5 star hotelfrom $275
- Staff training needed
- Bigger is not always better!
- Great Location, Needs to improve