Iberotel Miramar Al Aqah Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Fujairah
... the in house TV that introduces you to the senior staff and heads of Department, we both recognised him as the very first Captain that took us around the Baltic on the MSC Opera in 2009. Unfortunately (or fortunately) we got talking to a couple from Eastbourne who had just come out of the show and couldn't rate it highly enough saying that it was excellent value unlike other shows they have seen on supposedly more upmarket cruise lines. High praise indeed. With this, ...
... arrived a bit early but we were almost ready to head out so we left the hotel at about 9:15 a.m. We are due at the dive shop at noon. Our driver, Abdul, is from India, even with a name like Abdul. He did speak English but it would take several tries before we could figure out what he was trying to tell us and then usually one of us would catch a word or two and by common sense and context of the conversation, we'd catch on to the ...
... let me tell you, running around in soft dunes in the UAE basically barefoot is pretty stressful. The soles of my feet were actually burned by the end of the day. So I jumped back in and Jim and my other friend Jim B set about clearing the sand from behind the wheels. Turns out it was the best way to get stuck in the sand. We were on a steep slope, it was easy to shift the sand out and Jim just stuck it in reverse ...
... because they will burn my face when I put them back on. Seriously!
Fujairah is the only emirate that doesn't have a coastline on the Arabian Gulf. Instead, its coastline has the slightly cooler waters of the Indian Ocean. However, because the mountains literally come right up to the sea, they've had to use reclaimed land to create beaches. We drove through the town of Dibba, which has the unique characteristic of being the entry point to 2 emirates and 1 country. In ...
Today we woke in our cabin on the 4th deck of the Serenade of the Seas, our sleep was good and now we are ready for another adventure. Val was showering and was asking for the conditioner oops we left it at our hotel in Dubai. So our plan of attack for the day shifted from one of leisure to one of purpose. We headed like most to the windjammer cafe for breakfast. We are starting to really notice the cost savings put on by ...
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