Tulip Inn Sharjah
Travel Blogs from Sharjah
Back in Dubai. Still bloody hot...but not as hot as the first time we came 4 weeks ago! View from our hotel...suppose to be a beach in front our hotel but now all construction in front of our hotel and building a new island just off the beach...amazing...and all working so fast! Went to a big mall that was so big it even had a skiing section in it. Too many ...
... fogged up instantly in the heat once the lens cap was removed! Luckily the phone cameras filled in the gap while our other cameras (and Troy and I also) adjusted to the heat!
We visited the Al Fahidi Fort which houses the Dubai Museum with exhibits covering the history of the area with pottery and other artefacts dating back to 3000BC and information on desert living and various pastimes of the original inhabitants. Following this we walked into the Old Dubai ...
... had but still no sleep. So thought may as well make use of it and watch 4 movies (pitch perfect, twilight saga second part, the guilt trip and life of Pi, then listened to two CDs and read the magazines that Sarah bought me (thanks sarah) then had a breakfast and time to land. Meanwhile next to me Kasey slept for about 6 hours dreaming away I was so jealous she was loving life! I did have an incident in the bathroom and a bloody man had left the ...
... at the breakfast buffet with American, Middle Eastern, and Asian foods aplenty. Even with such an extensive selection, one craving was still not satisfied... bacon. Pork is generally not served in Dubai to abide with Muslim customs. Save your pity for someone else though, I was able to leave the restaurant with a full stomach.
The next stop of the day was the pool. I snagged a cabana and spent a couple hours enjoying the ...
Next, we went down to check out the Lost Chambers. Everything was a little dark in there, but the boys seemed to like seeing all the fish. Dubai really is all about water and fish. Overcompensating maybe? We checked out the shops on the lower floor and then it was time for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. The boys were happy to be back in their play area. So happy, that I couldn't get Zach to come back to the room after we were done. He was ...
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