York International Hotel
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... flirting, if you stop doing it, the client will go find someone else and then he dropped the funniest line which is "started from the bottom now we’re here" and that’s how he described his career ladder. For those who don’t understand why it is funny – watch this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RubBzkZ zpUA
We decided to make most out of the day since we had few hours so we went to one of the famous beach bars ...
... later and we're off to Abu Dhabi in the world's fastest van cab, our Mercedes mini-van taxi was speeding along at 150km/hr! Our driver even had the courtesy to high beam the Rolls Royce Phantom to move out of our lane and let us pass!
-3:30a.m. UAE time...in bed in our hotel, after I washed my clothes...which I'm wearing again ...
A wee trip to Abu Dhabi was on the cards today. Turns out the easiest and cheapest wayto get there and back with 6 people is to just rent a taxi for the day. Claire came up and met us at my dads so we could all just get the taxi from there. Our taxi driver was called Mohammad and was from Egypt and spoke really good english which was a bonus! He was to be our tour guide for the day. We only really wanted to go to the mosque but mohammad said there was a couple of other things ...
... coming to a Bedouin village that was very touristy in set up but still a nice attempt to show what it may have been like in some aspects of their life. Camel rides but we didn't do those again after doing then in Alice Springs in Australia. There was a tent you could go and dress up in historical clothing and have photos taken, smoking area of their traditional water pipe and Bryan had a go of this. I went and tried out the Henna tent and had 2 Tatts (henna) done. 1 ...
... supposedly to walk straight in and to then have it for 24hrs rather than having to vacate at a typical 10am etc, and pay then pay for two days. This took them a long while to sort out. They did however admit that it was their fault. We finally got to our room and to bed at around 3am. Claire was beside herself by that time and ready to drop. In order to try to get our bodies a little nearer to Adelaide time, we decided that we would only sleep for 6 hours and ...