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January 22, 2013 |
Top 10 Things to Do in Dubai

If you’re travelling to Dubai for the first time or having a stopover en route to Europe, the Emirati city is well worth exploring. Depending on your timeframe and budget, here are top ten things to do in Dubai, listed in no particular order. 1. Visit one of the gargantuan shopping malls such as Mall [...]

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Travel

May 11, 2012 |
Dubai Monorail: Photo Tour to Atlantis the Palm Hotel, Palm Jumeirah

If you’re lying on the Jumeirah beach strip in Dubai, soaking up the heat of the desert beside the tepid waters of the Persian Gulf and watching the Dubai monorail glide past, you may be tempted to take a little stroll and ride the driverless train. Dubai Monorail as seen from the private beach of [...]

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Travel

April 20, 2012 |
Souk Madinat Jumeirah: Shopping in Dubai

Dubai is renowned for its gigantic shopping malls but if you’re looking for a more intimate shopping experience, take a taxi ride to Souk Madinat Jumeirah. Inside Souk Madinat Jumeirah The shopping mall is a replica of a traditional souk with all the modern comforts of air conditioning, western cafés, bars, restaurants and shops. You’ll find [...]

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Travel

September 8, 2011 |
Ski Dubai at Mall of the Emirates

If you find the heat of the Dubai desert a little too hard to bear, and a swim in the Persian Gulf of your Jumeirah Beach hotel not cooling you enough, head over to the Mall of the Emirates shopping centre where you can Ski Dubai. Ski Dubai, Mall of the Emirates Inside this gargantuan [...]

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Restaurants, Travel

July 20, 2011 |
Al Khaima Restaurant Dubai: Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa

A sweet scent of flowers perfumes the night air. Beneath the stillness of palm trees, we relax on comfortable sofas under majlis-style tents that make up the outdoor dining area of Al Khaima Restaurant, one of the fourteen dining establishments belonging to Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa in Dubai. Al Khaima Restaurant* Al [...]

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Travel

February 9, 2011 |
Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina in Dubai

When it comes to choosing a hotel in Dubai, we were given the best advice. “Get one with a nice swimming pool. You’re going to need it.” Although I rarely use a hotel pool during a city stay, the dry desert heat of Dubai needs a cool respite after a day of shopping and sightseeing. [...]

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