At last it’s time for us to go on holiday again today! On our way to Australia and Indonesia we made a short stopover in Dubai. The city is not entirely new to us. 4 years ago we spent a few days here when we were on our way to the Maldives. But since something is changing quickly in Dubai and is being built everywhere, we have enjoyed a 20-hour stopover before we head on to Perth in Australia.» Read the full blog post
Travel Reports » Dubai
Dubai, with its 2.1 million inhabitants, is the largest city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the capital of the Emirate of Dubai. The most famous sights of the city on the Persian Gulf are the Burj Khalifa, the palm island “The Palm, Jumeirah”, the archipelago The World, the Heritage Village, the many traditional Suks, the Dubai Mall, Mall of the Emirates, the Dubai Creek and the luxury hotel Burj al Arab.
If you are in Dubai, there is a building that you simply cannot miss: the 828 meter high and really beautiful Burj Khalifa. Today we visited the Observation Desk to get a great view of Dubai.» Read the full blog post
Go to one of the most expensive and inclusive hotels in the world – in Dubai this is possible. For today we had booked an afternoon tea (Tea Time) at Burj Al Arab.» Read the full blog post
To see a little more of the surrounding area in Dubai, today we took a desert ride Morning Dune Drive with Arabian Adventures into the sand dunes.» Read the full blog post
To start our 3 days in Dubai we wanted to explore the city with a Hop-On/Hop-Off tour. As the sights of Dubai like the Burj Khalifa, the Burj Al Arab, the Hotel Atlantis, the Mall of the Emirates or the Old Town are very far apart, such a tour is ideal to explore the desert metropolis. The detailed travel report for the Hop On Hop Off Tour in Dubai will be delivered. But we have already uploaded the pictures. If …» Read the full blog post