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September Travels: Dubai

A while back I’d told my husband that I wanted to do a sunshine/beach trip. Most of our travels end up being city breaks and a lot of hiking/exploration. 1,132 more words


The Dubai Mall - The World's Largest Shopping Mall

The Dubai Mall is the world’s largest shopping mall based on total area and fourteenth largest by gross leasable area. It is part of the 20-billion-dollar Downtown complex, and includes more than 1,200 shops and restaurants.  333 more words


Shopping mall tourism? The Dubai

I was in the Dubai, United Arab Emirates this past spring, and I must admit I was rather unmoved by what seems to be the national pastime, and a prime reason for visiting for many tourists – shopping. 250 more words


Dubai Day 2

We were quite late waking up and so headed for breakfast with only 30 mins left before they were due to stop serving. I was a complete piggy eating 6 pancakes with fruit…or at least I thought I was a piggy until Allistar beat me in that by having two waffles with maple syrup, strawberries, whipped cream with berries and because that wasn’t quite sweet enough he asked for icing sugar as well!! 208 more words


Rethinking UAE's ecological footprint

You do not need a course on environmental studies to make the assumption that Dubai has the one of the highest ecological footprint globally. The entire city is man-made. 1,001 more words


Dubai Days, Dubai Daze

We’re back from a little jaunt to the Sandpit (Dubai). I’m still in a bit of a daze from the exhausting heat, the dizziness induced by looking up at all those glittering skyscrapers and the headiness of looking down at the ground from our birds-eye accommodation. 713 more words


That Time I Went To Dubai Part 2 - The Dubai Mall

The more I try to describe the Dubai Mall, the more I realise I’ll never be able to. How can you accurately describe something so breathtakingly incredible, and still do it justice? 355 more words

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