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United Arab Emirates

After a great trip to Africa. For my last trip for my dream trip around the world I chose Asian region. The first place that I choose is UAE(United Arab Emirates) I stayed there for 1 week. The average flight cost is $415. I took Aeroflot airlines. Nonstop I left south africa at 7:50pm and land at UAE at 1:10am. The flight was approx. 5hrs. 20 mins. I stayed at BURJ AL ARAB hotel. This hotel is a 5-minute drive from Dubai International Airport and offers a free 24-hour airport. Free Wi-Fi is available. Amenities include a rooftop swimming pool and a hot tub. A 32-inch flat-screen TV and a tea/coffee maker are standard in the modern rooms of Premier Inn Dubai and restaurant and licensed bar. Cost is $107 per night. Good Value for money hotel with free shuttle to airport and also to a nearby shopping mall. I used both, and also the rooftop swimming pool. So I really did get exactly what I wanted. The staff could not have been more welcoming or caring, and the service was excellent for a hotel of this class. Highly recommended hotel.

dhow cruise

dhow cruise

My Day 1 itinerary, I went to Traditional dhow cruise with dinner. This cruise aboard this traditional wooden vessel offers an intriguingly different view of this amazing city. Enjoy the scenery by night with its beautifully lit city, which is truly mesmerizing. Admire the architecture of place such as The spectacular Chamber of Commerce building. A sumptuous dinner is served while you cruise along. Enjoy the delicious taste of true Arabian hospitality. A GOOD EXPERIENCE AND WITH LIKE EVERYTHING IN DUBAI WAS DONE WELL. THE FOOD WAS GOOD ALONG WITH THE SERVICE. THE VIEWS ALONG THE CREEK WERE GOOD ESPECIALLY AT NIGHT!

Jumeirah Mosque

Jumeirah Mosque

My Day 2 itinerary is I did Dubai city tour. The tour of the city of Dubai introduces both the new and the old Dubai. The tour commences with the new environs of Dubai and then stops at the Jumeirah Mosque. The tour stops for people to stroll and take pictures through the narrow lanes of Bastakiya, old Dubai, and continues to the Al Fahidi Fort, which houses the Dubai Museum. From here, walk through the souks and continue to the Gold Souk windows. The city tour was an essential first step in getting to know the place and its layout. It was very well organised and the guide and vehicle were great. It was so nice to have a personal guide. His knowledge and insight to the place, people, history and customs were very good.
Desert wonder Safari

Desert wonder Safari

My Day 3 itinerary is I did Desert wonder Safari. This tour departs in the afternoon across the desert with photo-stops during an exciting dune drive. The drive continues across the desert where you have the opportunity to do camel riding, sand boarding and try out a henna design on hands or feet. Before returning, watch their belly dancer performing her show around the campfire by starlight. Had a fantastic time from start to finish. Pick up from hotel was prompt which is a good start. Our driver was very imformative whilst driving from different destinations. Timings in each place I visited were pretty good apart from the sunset stop where maybe an extra five minutes would have proven better for the photo stop. I understand you are on a tight schedule, this did not spoil my enjoyment. I could go into each individual part of the trip but to sum it up in one,it was value for money.Would definitely recommend it to friends.

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