Tulip Creek Hotel Apartments
Travel Blogs from Dubai
HE SAID: I have to admit that even though I usually do not like flying I was somewhat looking forward to our flight from Rome to Dubai since it was on Emirates Airline. Although nearly every seat was taken, it turned out to be one of the most comfortable flights. There were tons of space in couch and the meals would be considered very good even if …
On disembarking we were met by a Porter from the hotel, who took us through security and a few levels to the Hotel reception...just as well someone met us otherwise we would have lost our way!! The airport is so big, we didn't even see half of it.
We were escorted to our room, which was more like a Penthouse. It was so spacious for a hotel room. We had a much needed shower and a few hours sleep before a next 6 hour flight to Rome.
... like the Petronas Towers with all of their stainless steel. The Burj Khalifa is very staid and unimposing at night, whispering up into the dark in a long thin strand with occasional tiers of dim lights. I think this was probably a smart choice in the long run, its being twice the height of the next tallest building around means it would dominate things very easily with lighting more striking. It is connected to the general ...
... the mall a bit and doing a little shopping, I walked outside just in time to hop on the bus again. I had dinner plans, so I was trying to get to the connecting red bus to get back to the hotel. This time, I changed buses at Wafi, another mall that looks like part of it belongs in Egypt and the other in Greece. Because I only had about 10 minutes, I didn't go inside but did take quite a few pictures around the oasis in the middle.
Back on the red line, I was able to see a ...
Here now in Dubai after long 20 hour flight from Melbourne. Uneventful and grateful for exit seat s. Freshened up and now having breakfast while to trying gather my thoughts. Have two excursions tomorrow so some walking, photos and mall window shopping today seeing as how I don't have a credit card. Good thing i wasn't intending to buy now anyway and have enough cash. It is currently 7.47am and 37 c!. I think maybe the pool will beckon later on. Bye for now ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility