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Dubious About Dubai, concluding and flying home #Dubai

The chance to use the metro – I like all sorts of trains, well at least once – and visit the Dubai museum seemed a perfect combo. We – the Lawyer, the Beautician and I – were meeting for lunch … Continue reading

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Dubious about Dubai – day 3 #travel #Dubai

Ok so three days in Dubai is no way to judge a place. But you do gather impressions. This is a place that’s uninhibited in its excess and only limited by its overall size, the need to import everything, few … Continue reading

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Dubious About Dubai day two #travel #thoughts

When I think about the Middle Eastern states I’m thinking Sun, I’m thinking Blue Skies, I’m thinking Sunnies and Shorts – no, maybe not shorts – but I’m not thinking… Mist and Mizzle. Sand storms and swaying trees. But, hey, … Continue reading

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Dubious about Dubai; travelling-lite #travel #thoughts

I’m off to Dubai. Which is near Abu Dhabi and part of the United Arab Emirates. But apart from that I couldn’t stick a finger on the map and say I’d hit the spot. It’s the sort of place I … Continue reading

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