York International Hotel
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Flight QR100 DOH-DXB we landed at 9:15 am then immediately we head off to Deira City Center for the first stop of Big Bus Tour.
At 0445 local time we touched down in the land of the UAE. While we were flying into Dubai, Erin was fast asleep. And being in the middle row of seats I didn't think that I would see much of anything while landing. But a few minutes before we touched down I looked out the window to my right and saw that a certain tower off in the distance was …
Today was spent acting like a kid! Most fun day yet and we used more vouchers from our Entertainer Me book.
First up was a trip to Wild Wadi Waterpark (2 for 1 wahoo so about $45NZ each). This might not seem like such a good idea in 43C but it was the best thing to be doing if you must be outdoors. There is quite a lot of shade provided …
Life is all about making the right decisions, now do you go for the Mighty Zinger, Whopper Big King XXL or the Chicken Big Mac.
Just at Dubai airport and leaving for Paris, and Dubai was quite a surprise. What you see in the movie and magazines accounts for probably 10% of Dubai as a majority of it is filled with Slums, low cost housing …
... at about 13:30, the sign was gone and small pillars where placed to prevent you from turning. That left almost no possibility to access the garage. We drove another block and at a crossing where there were three signs stating it was prohibited to make a u-turn there, completed with a red light indicating exactly the same, we made a u-turn. Together with six other cars that made it through the light. Traffic in Dubai can be strange and unexpected ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center