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1087-Airbus A 380

Janine and I had the opportunity to visit the Republic of Seychelles courtesy of the Seychelles Tourism Board. They were showing off their country in hopes of bringing one of her corporate incentives trips there. Janine was coming off one [...]

April 1, 2014 International Travel, United Arab Emirates

1086-Dubai Airport – Dubai, Emirates

The airport in Dubai is completely over the top in architecture as well as competence. No Visa required to get into the Emirates and I was through passport control in under ten minutes with reasonably happy border guards. Try getting [...]

April 1, 2014 United Arab Emirates

1076-Dubai, Emirates

Dubai is the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. It has become the center of commerce in the Middle East, Africa, and the Far East. It is a huge city of two-story brick buildings with two areas of the [...]

April 1, 2014 United Arab Emirates

1075-Deira, Emirates

I about four hours the first night in Deira, the old section of Dubai before Janine arrived. This is where the middle class live. When I got to the hotel I asked the manager where I could walk around at [...]

April 1, 2014 United Arab Emirates

1074-Mall of the Emirates, Dubai, Emirates

Had to visit the Mall of the Emirates. I have seen travel show on this place and had to see it for myself. This mall is La Vegas on steroids. They had every standard high-end mall store in the world, [...]

April 1, 2014 United Arab Emirates

1073-Souk – Dubai, Emirates

Got out of the over-the-top mall and went to a local souk. This is the old-school Arabic mall as if you were in Morocco, Algeria, or some other Middle Eastern country. Quiet, gentle with products from all over the world. [...]

April 1, 2014 United Arab Emirates