Category Archive: United Arab Emirates

Dec 29 2013

Al Fahidi

Today we visited Al Fahidi, the oldest neighborhood in Dubai. This is the historical quarter of the city and its ensemble of museums plus restored buildings and houses deserves the visitors’ attention. I especially enjoyed the traditional houses with its wind towers, which reminded me of Yadz in Iran, and the Camel Museum that we found by chance. …

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Dec 28 2013

Week End in Dubai

At Khasab, we did not want to loose the opportunity to visit Dubai in the UAE, which was at only two hours by car. The problem? Public transportation was 0. At the hotel we asked for a private taxi to our next destination but he wanted us to pay 180€ for the run! No deal, …

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