The Meydan Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dubai
... nana nap, then off to hotel and shopping complex near The Burj al Arab done in Arab style for lovely dinner. More seafood and mixed meats than we could eat. Made mistake of going too hard too early on beautiful appetisers. Wandered through markets to burn off stomach, refilled on ice cream, then home to bed. Tomorrow, Burj Khalfi (tallest building or any structure in the world) before flight ...
... 8220;Where on earth is Torrino?” Giva cried!). Trip to Genoa was uneventful other then I thought we were going to land in the sea and there was lots of turbulence on landing – the whole plane burst into spontaneous applause – I think grateful for the pilots efforts for landing us in Genoa not Torrino (where is Torrino?) and extremely glad not to have landed in the sea which is right next to the landing strip.
As soon as I saw the ...
... suffered for their food!
I decide to explore again being our last day in Dubai. I wander in the direction of the metro station looking forward to the cooling a-c in there. The stations are an attraction in themselves. I decide I want to go from modern Dubai, back to the creek and then Burj al Arab. I arrive first at the Mall of the Emirates eager to check out Ski Dubai. An amazing mall again, not that such is my thing. But to see chairlifts ...
... and looks south towards the tallest building in the world, the Burg Khalifa. The amount of smog makes for not so clear viewing!!
We catch a shuttle from the hotel at 10.30 to the first stop on the ........ come on, you know.... the hop on, hop off bus. Even sitting on the second deck of the open air bus, it is sooooo hot. We go down long, wide streets that are full of Mosques, others that are full of child care centres and others that are dedicated ...
... Arrive into Madrid a little early.Madrid airport is also very big, takes a while to get through customs as they only have 1 or 2 people as apposed to like 6 for the UE. spanish were rude, but expected. I can't believe I sat next to such a lovely guy, really tried hard to speak to me unlike everyone else. Helped guide me in the right direction. We I got his last name. After you go through customs which is very laid back once again, you have to take ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service