Umm Al Quwain Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from Umm Al Quwain
... and he couldn't tell me, only suggesting the mixed grill after I stared him in the eyes. I then asked for a side dish and he said hummus, so nothing I haven't really tried before :( . In hindsight I should have wandered straight back out!! It was by far my cheapest meal though, totalling in at just over £12! What a joke, at this rate I'll be eating corn beef hash by the time I get to OZ. Apparently Melbourne and ...
... getting the picture here!! The view was amazing although the heat and humidity makes it very hazy. We could see the sea and the 7 star Burj Al Arab on the beach and had 360 degree views of Dubai which you could clearly see from there is a city in the desert. Most of it still is desert and there is a lot of construction going on. We could see the fountains at the base of the building which were designed by the same mob who ...
16 Grueling hours and finally here in Dubai. Got an upgrade to a suite, nice. Settled in, checked out the lounge, rooftop pool and spa and now ready to get a good night sleep. Today we got in a cab and drove all around Dubai to get the lay of the land. Finally stopped at the Atlantis hotel and spent some time there. It has one of the largest aquariums in ...
... we might pass out without water—which we couldn’t drink in public. We felt like winos drinking in an alley way with our brown bags as we looked for an empty passageway and “covered” for each other while we furtively gulped sips of water one at a time.
The Gold Souk was impressive. Shop after shop of glittering gold and diamonds. It’s a little bit overwhelming. Bargaining is welcome!
Shopping Continued at the famous Mall ...
... to see how the travel and tourism industry will continue to change over the next 20 years.
Some last minute random facts about Dubai:.
-Large global companies need a partnership with a local travel companies in order to do business here.
-Only 19% are local Emeriti. The locals live a charmed existence and are given free education and other services that a foreigner working here has ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Pets allowed