Fujairah Rotana Resort & Spa - Al Aqah Beach
Travel Blogs from Fujairah
The first place that we stayed at outside of Dubai was Fujairah. We ended up staying at a place called the Fujariah Beach Motel. We pretty much had the whole place to ourselves including a massive sweet swimming pool. We thought with a name like Beach Motel that the place was going to be on a beach, which I think is a pretty reasonable assumption. …
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‘For exercise, for exercise, Romeo, Hotel, Alpha, orange code, orange code’. Still we waited.
10 minutes later: ‘For exercise, for exercise, Romeo, Hotel, Alpha, red code, red code’. This was starting to sound like a Dr. Seuss book ‘Blue, fish Red fish, one fish, two fish!!’
Another few minutes and we got the green code, then the all clear. The announcer thanked everyone for ...
... br> A miracle occurred yesterday and it was witnessed by others. As we discussed that we were nearing the end of our 21 day trip Yvonne suddenly said: "I am not ready to go home. I want to stay on-board". ( And she had not been drinking!). For a lady who once thought a 2 week cruise was a long time this has to be considered a miracle (and I fully intend to exploit ...
... was driving, looking for the next section of our route that started from a bend in the road near a large rock outcrop that the wadi bends south at. Because the dunes drift a reasonable amount over time, he initially didn't recognise where to turn off and so we tried to forge a way through. We got about 200m before realising we should turn back as there was no recognisable track and these dunes were fairly soft. So ...
... color and become red as we drove further inland. The small shrubs that grew sporadically in the desert began to disappear and date palm tree farms began to crop up. The dates just hung from the trees in large clumps, almost ready to be picked. I had hoped I would be able to try fresh dates, but as the date palms in the UAE aren't ready for picking until August, I think that will be one experience I have to miss. Interestingly enough, if the date palms are on the side of the ...
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool