Sea View Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dubai
September 6, 2013
Today was our third day in a row that we were up early for a flight. Our cab driver picked us up at 6AM to bring us to the airport for our flight to Dubai. It's crazy to think that our travels are already 1/3 over and that we are moving onto tour around Europe soon. We are excited to experience something totally new to …
... the police they are there in two minutes. The king of Dubai is a very popular man and he goes about without any security guards. He has done so much for Dubai and the people love him. Mind you he can afford to be generous. It seems amazing that there was nothing there only a few years ago.
We decided to pamper ourselves and had a pedicure in one if the many beauty salons. There was a beautiful young woman in there with the most exquisite clothes. ...
... only way to cross the creek. I figured that things would have changed by now.
So a late start, a taxi ride into old Dubai and then we wandered through the souks. First thing we heard when we got out of the cab was "copy watch, copy bag". Gosh how that took us back. We used to wander Asia and get this all the time, men trying to sell us reproduction watches and high end copied purses and bags. Hadn't heard it ...
... is so much warmer than a swimming pool, this place takes some beating, early impressions are definitely up there with Australia and Florida Keys. We both love Dubai.
When we had baked for a while we fancied a beer and so decided to try the pool bar. We set off bare foot across the sand but as we did the sand got hotter and hotter, it was burning, Claire jumped off onto the concrete footpath, ...
Just a quick entry... 830 breakfast to try to start getting back into the time zone..... Decided to hire a driver In a nice air con car!!! Headed to the gold and silver souks. Turns out it very hard to do withi your mum and dad hanging around!!! Remember they don't like to spend money on unnecessary things! ( gold and silver very unnecessary...) .....anyway got ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center