Ascott Park Place Dubai
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... esque music, fabric seating which would make a 1980's motor home jealous, and walls with an opalescent-on-white pattern reminiscent of a zebra pattern. I am not complaining (I get to fly through the air on a double decker plane while people wait on me, who could complain) I just found it to be a hilarious contrast to what I was expecting.
That being said the flight was great. Free wine, food, and movies (thanks, The Croods, ...
... A pair of glasses have been handed in, and can be collected from the bar at the rear of the plane." I remember taking my glasses off to change shirts, and putting them on the bench in the toilet, but not putting them back in my pocket. Hmmm, better check. Sure enough. Fortunately Philip was still down at the aft section and didn't have to do the walk of shame all the way to the back.
... airport, although it was a little stressful at times... Sorry! But it wont be long before I see you. No doubt you will all be out within a few weeks with your backpacks! Yes Mum, no suitcase! And no hotels! It was lovely to speak to Grandma this morning.. I promised I would! But as soon as we get phones we will call. (I haven't got any numbers so if you email me your numbers that would be fab!) Only another.... 6? hours to go but I expect the time will pass quickly. So much to ...
... on the ground floor didn't cause as much disturbance as the Trip Advisor reviews had suggested. The breakfast was served in the first floor bar and aside from being hit by the smell of beer and cigarette smoke first thing in the morning, it was a mildly feeble attempt at a meal. But still, the staff called me 'sir' instead of '******' and if anything I appreciated that I'd found the one place in Dubai that wasn't excessively priced.
Hey, look, I wanted to ...
... where the value stops. Within the headquarters, there is a laundry service, spa, gym, salon, multiple restaurants, duty-free shops, dentistry service, and more. VP of Corporate Sales, Matt Raos, mentioned that although the pay was not as high for employees as other airlines, Emirates clearly values employees and gives them incredible benefits and facilities to work in. We also visited the command center, which was very awing. There were 5 or ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services