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  • "You have food!" "No, it's a teddy bear..." After a late flight from Heathrow on a cold Tuesday morning and flying over desirable locations like Syria, Iraq and Iran, I finally arrived in the United Arab Emirates just as the sunset t Posted by kmmk17 in Kevin's Travels | Aug 29, 2013
  • DubaiOverall: Expectation: Dubai is luxurious, an expensive tourist destination, abruptly converted from the desert with no history into sci-fi megapolis. Reality: that is true. It is the Posted by Romanova in Expectation Vs Reality | Jun 27, 2017
  • Bus & walking to explore DubaiWoke Nathan at 8.30am and went for brekkie in the adjoining building. We passed on cornflakes but loved the pita bread with soft cheeses and honey. We went out the front and hopped on a bus heading for Posted by hillbillyramsey in Hilary's Travelpod blog | Feb 18, 2006
  • Afternoon flight to DubaiSlept in until 8 am and had a lazy day. Everything we had to do was locally,money from the bank, pick up laundry and burn a CD. After lunch we got a taxi Posted by hillbillyramsey in Hilary's Travelpod blog | Feb 17, 2006
  • Final stop - Abu Dhabi<!----------- end Hotel prices ----------------><!----------- end Hostel prices ---------------->Before we arrived in Abu Dhabi we found this quote, "Abu Dhabi is impressive, but unfortunately it seems to have virtually no interest in visits from 'budget' Posted by mktravels in Winter Sun 2016 | Mar 6, 2016
  • Abu Dhabi Pit stopK's first stop in a Gulf State was everything described, plenty of Arabs pushing shoving and shouting, what a welcome to Abu Dhabi airport. It then deteriorated further, the arrival was completely chaotic, the queue for security was so Posted by mktravels in Winter Sun 2016 | Jan 11, 2016
  • With Opulence ....Dubai is an opulent city, with wealth on display everywhere. Australia has the big banana, but Dubai has the Burj Khalifa...... [img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/895950/90_P6139850.jp Posted by scoleman29 in NetherlandsandNorway | Jun 11, 2017
  • The Gold Coast on SteriodsWe didn't realise it was Ramadan in Dubai. Which is OK because it meant that everywhere was relatively quiet (I don't expect that this city is ever quiet), especially Posted by scoleman29 in NetherlandsandNorway | Jun 10, 2017
  • DubaiThe cruise terminal like the airport is modern and spacious and we are soon walking up the ramp to board Fantasia. We head to the Zanzibar Buffet on deck 14 for some breakfast as it is still only 9.30. We Posted by Patch64 in Arabian Cruise 2017 | Mar 3, 2017
  • Abu DhabiThe Zanzibar Buffet is relatively quiet when we arrive for breakfast. We pick a table with a view over the gulf and the many flat islands dotting the horizon. We later learn that over 200 islands make up what is Posted by Patch64 in Arabian Cruise 2017 | Mar 4, 2017
  • Sir Bani Yas IslandFantasia is still at sea when we awake. She is due to reach Sir Bani Yas Island around 9am and it's now 7.30. I try a continental breakfast this morning as fancied something lighter. The buffet is very busy Posted by Patch64 in Arabian Cruise 2017 | Mar 8, 2017
  • Modern Wonders of DubaiFantasia docks back in Dubai a little after 8am today. Luckily we don't have to get off until tomorrow. True our coach pick up time is 4am on Saturday morning for our 7.30 flight to Manchester but we won't worry Posted by Patch64 in Arabian Cruise 2017 | Mar 9, 2017
  • Numb bum syndrome setting in.Long distance flying is not cool. After a long time and a seriously numb bum we arrived in Dubai and after clearing security headed off to find another fancy lounge that we had been told about. Lo and behold, success Posted by Pelican travels in Of Crocs and Socks | May 22, 2015
  • Dubai to Qatarwe didn't hear Angharad leave this morning as she left at twat o'clock but we thankfully had an early afternoon flight. Kate had time for a swim before breakfast and checkout to go and catch the metro to the airport. Posted by kate.timaeus in kate timaeus' big adventure | Apr 7, 2016
  • Dubai day 1we flew overnight from London arriving a bit bleary eyed but eager to make the most of our short stay. we took the metro unlike most of the hundreds of other travellers and amazingly for this quite expensive city remarkably Posted by kate.timaeus in kate timaeus' big adventure | Apr 4, 2016
  • Dubai day2after a leisurely breakfast courtesy of the 24hour Carrefour minimart across the road we set off to meet Angharad's friend Linda. unfortunately our taxi driver didn't know where we were going and it was only after a few phone Posted by kate.timaeus in kate timaeus' big adventure | Apr 5, 2016
  • Dubai day 3an early start to catch the tourist bus to take us round the marina complex,down to the iconic burj al arab and back in time to catch another dhow cruise,this time through the marina and out into the gulf to Posted by kate.timaeus in kate timaeus' big adventure | Apr 6, 2016
  • Dubai refueling stopWe only had 90 minutes on the ground in Dubai, so we just wandered through the Duty-free shops to stretch our legs before re-boarding. Disappointingly, we didn't have window seats on the plane, and couldn't see out of the terminal while Posted by michaelcourt in PizzaQuest | Aug 13, 2014
  • Leavin' on a jet plane - NOT!!Leaving Abu Dhabi today bound for Istanbul. Well, almost anyway. Got to the airport in plenty of time to check in, have some breakfast, and browse the duty free shops, only to be told that our flight had Posted by d.j.browning in European Adventure, Once Again!! | Nov 27, 2012
  • A few days in the sun25/11/2012 - Arrived in [[http://visitabudhabi.ae/en/default.aspx|Abu Dhabi]] around midnight last night. Good news, no lost luggage this time. Both bags arrived safely. It's 1am by the time we arrived at the hotel, 2am by the time we finally Posted by d.j.browning in European Adventure, Once Again!! | Nov 26, 2012
  • Half way there14 hours later and here we are in Abu Dhabi. Already been flying for 20hours and we're still only half way there. Now I know how people living on cattle stations feel! <br clear="all"> Anyway, Abu Dhabi. What a melting Posted by d.j.browning in Our European Tour - Second time around!! | Nov 24, 2011
  • Dubai, half way thereWell here we are in Dubai, after a long 14hour flight. A word of warning - don't let anyone tell you that the Airbus' are more comfortable, they're not!!!. Sore back, sore legs etc etc. Oh well, that's Posted by d.j.browning in D_J_browning's European Trip 2010_2011 | Nov 19, 2010
  • Continent ThreeIt's 2nd of August. Today I am leaving Colombo and flying to my last country that is United Arab Emirates. The city I will be staying in is dubai, which is well known as a great tourist attraction. The airplane Posted by Sara. Robin in Dream Trip Around The World | Jun 4, 2017
  • Some dune bashing and belly dancing...“A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.” – Tim Cahill Day 27 : 3rd June 2008 (Tuesday) Some dune bashing and belly dancing... We had breakfast and shopped some more. I was getting really tired of all the walking Posted by sharon1306 in Travel bites: Europe is best seen with f | May 19, 2017
  • Dubai - cheeky immigration guys and intense heat..Old-timers, weekends, and airplane landings are alike. If you can walk away from them, they're successful. - Casey Stengel Day 25 : 1st June 2008 (Sunday) Dubai - cheeky immigration guys and intense heat.. The flight from London was pretty un Posted by sharon1306 in Travel bites: Europe is best seen with f | May 19, 2017
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