York International Hotel
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... experience...sand dunes, camels, Arabic food and drink, henna tattoos and even playing dress up with abayas, hijabs and glitzy burkas.
Dinner was served at sundown entertained by 3 traditional dance shows - belly dancing, fire dancing and what can only be described as a man spinning onstage with a light-up underskirt and silent tambourines as props. Tackier than Blackpool pleasure beach.
Dubai has become our second home and we love it out here! We
could literally move tomorrow. We thought Sri Lanka was hot…..well that was
nothing to Dubai! (Averaging 36ish). We are also staying within the marina so
Daz is very happy. At the moment it’s Eid in Dubai and everyone can be seen
wearing their best sari or head scarf.
We are staying within the marina and I can say it is amazing
to wake up to the sun through ...
... by their hygiene practices - or lack thereof. Patted camels, without getting spat on, photographed hawks and checked out wares. Food was authentic and was entertained by a male in pink undergarments and a tunic that lit up in the dark ( very impressive) and a belly dancer. Had a couple of beers at Darwin nightclub prices. Eventually we took the highway home - all lit up by lights down the middle of the 12 lanes (6 going each ...
... food. It was around 10pm at night and it was warm. So nice to be warm and as Daisie said, "don't have to wear jackets "! We ended up going to a mall, City Centre, and at that time of night it was busy! Very strange for us and we got to eat and it was walking distance to the hotel. We had food from the food fair, mcdonalds, and enjoyed the people watching. The mall itself was like an upscale metro town!! All shiny and the same stores. The next ...
... we decided to return by 3:30 am again busses were again completely overloaded. Inge played Tankman. Jim and I watched this girl in a petty coat with high heels carrying her handbag stop a bus driver and force him to open the doors. That got us on a bus really quick. We kind of lost Jim in the rush. Now he had the keys, so when we did return around 6 am Inge and I had to wait for him in the lobby where pillows became bed. Later on it turned out that our calls didn't reach him, ...