Al Murak Hotel Dubai
Travel Blogs from Dubai
The day started out with breakfast as all other days and at 8.15 we were in the van heading to Emirates HQ. In the van we were met by Caroline from ACTE, who Jessica already had told us a little about, and she was totally right - Caroline impressed with a completely passionate and energetic personality.
At the impressive and very large Emirates HQ (6000 employees are working there) we were met by Dimitris Floros and Lucia Mather from Global ...
... I went to the rooftop pool, which was very nice. Our room was not at all like the great apartment we had in Sydney. It was a basic hotel room with a poorly equipped kitchenette and a bad view of a vacant lot through a sand clouded window. Not terrible, but not good either. We didn't do much day one except recover from jet lag and visit the grocery next door. It was small and not very westernized so we struggled to find our staple items. There seemed to ...
... a pirate incident we were instructed sit in an interior corridor so you can hear announcements and await word from the captain. The ship is equipped with Long Range Acoustic Devices ( which didn’t work for Tom Hanks) as well as razor wire and water canons at all boarding points. The ship will travel at high speed through the area and will be tracked by a UK agency in Dubai. Extra security guards have also been hired for this portion of the trip.
Despite all ...
... chance to go into the park but we did get to see the main attraction from a far, Ferrari World is home to the world’s fastest roller coaster which zooms to speeds close to 130 miles per hour at one point, doing its best to replicate the speeds of the famous red formula one cars that the brand has won many races with.
By the time we arrived back at our hotel we were pretty tired from another full day of touring so we decided to just pop across to the larger ...
... now friends and are welcome anytime for some tea! Good lads thise egyptians! We had a wee chat for them and Adam explained to us what each letter of our name represents in hyroglyphics. He also said he thinks i look egyptian because of my face and nose. Maybe that nose mums got is actually an ancient egyptian nose and nae a big jew one haha. By this time it was allost half 10 and none of us had had tea yet. Stopped at the Iranian kebab place ...
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