Lotus Downtown Metro Hotel Apartments
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The flight kept on going. The map told
us that our plane was going north, over Canada and Greenland, right
by the North Pole, down through Europe and finally to Dubai. The
hours dragged by, and soon we could see the city. Our plane landed
in Dubai International Airport, and we went to pick up our luggage.
After getting that, a …
... is an immigration offer with a bad attitude. Anyway he opens the door so I can leave and mutters something under his breath. Now I am clear of all the obstacles and find a café for a coffee and cake.
I am flying with Wizz Air which is a low cost carrier. My ticket from Budapest to Dubai including all the added extras I could pick was $185 for a 5 hour flight. I have priority boarding and premium seating with nobody next to me.
The flight goes ...
... to the grandness of the city and we were not disappointed! The skyline was filled with tall buildings, sign boards, Dubai metro stations and even the hotels were magnificent! The view from our hotel room was amazing, I didn't want to leave the room! But we had to fit in as much as possible, so we went to The Mall of Emirates. It was very much a touristy kind of place, it reminded me ...
... informed us that gas was expensive - equivalent to 42 cents/litre US. Saudi Arabia gas was only 16centsUS/litre. Dubai is a wealthy country and the guide said the average family owns 5-6 cars. However apartment rents were around $2,000 a month. The water is safe to drink however it is desalinated water, so bottled water is consumed.
We also saw a billboard advertising Tim Hortons!
After checking into the 4 points Sheridan, we retired to the bar for beer and eats. ...
Dubai. Woke up to a scorching 40deg day. Wow this place is hot. Had an interesting breakfast. Left for the venue at 12pm after a super quick vIsit to the mall next door that has an indoor ski park attached. Crazy!!! Great night of Worship with our new friends from Dubai followed by PF Chang's for ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsLotus Downtown Metro Hotel Apartments Dubai
This was so cool. Best hotel I've ever stayed in.
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