Dubai – The Second Attempt

Our second trip to Dubai! We first went in November 2007, this time was always going to be different.

Foe & Erin moved here in October and we decided it was time to go and say ‘hello’. We booked flights on a whim as they were dirt cheap and popped along. During our last [...]

A short week in Dubai & Guest Posting

As well you know, after they got married Foe & Erin emigrated to Dubai to spend a couple of years working their socks off to earn lots of tax free Dirhams to set themselves up in life. They went in October and we’ve been threatening to go and see them ever since so with flights [...]

Weekly Photo: Man Made Dubai

This photo was taken from an Abra on the man made canalways around the Jumeirah Beach resorts. In the background you can see the stunning Burj Al Arab hotel.

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So, Dubai (or ‘Doubai’ as the French call it). 3/4 days is probably about enough here, unless you want to spend longer sunbathing. The weather is five stars at this time of year, not too hot but hot enough to know you’d frazzle without the suncream.

We checked into the hotel on Sunday morning after [...]