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Dubai travel information, and index of blog posts. Includes Abu Dhabi and other posts from the United Arab Emirates.

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Dubai and travel in and to Dubai and within the UAE.

Our two favourite things to do in Dubai are the Dubai cultural tour and Dubai camel safari. You should also check out Dubai mall and particularly the sound and light show at the Burj Khalifa.
Dubai is very hot in summer, July and August into September. The best time to visit is around Easter, February, March, April and May.

We can give you some useful information on travel within Dubai too, we've taken taxis, buses, and trains. We found a good way to get from Dubai to Abu Dhabi  after failing to get the bus because of huge lines.  This is useful information if you're flying into one of Dubai's airports and out or onward from Abu Dhabi, as we often do when flying on deeper into Asia from Europe.

Dubai can also offer a great lifestyle for expats, being well provided with leisure facilities, medical care, shopping, and gyms.

Because we're all about education, our kids got theirs worldschooling, we also have some factual information. For instance, do you know which continent Dubai is in?

Dubai, the beating heart of the United Arab Emirates. A city known for wealth, luxury, service and style, it has some of the most incredible man-made structures on the planet. Enjoy Dubai’s magnificent shining towers, fine dining, museums and theme park scene while giving your family a vacation to remember. Don’t skip the cultural excursions …

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Most people would say Dubai is known for wealth, skyscrapers, luxury shopping, glitzy nightlife, and white-clad Arabs driving expensive cars on desert roads. Dubai is also known for being a jet-set holiday destination. There’s more to Dubai. You’ll find history, culture, a mixed bag of nationalities, workers, and ex-pats. Dubai is also known for heat, …

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Dubai Desert Safaris are popular with visitors to Dubai, but not all Desert Safaris offer camel rides or camel trekking. There are many places to take a camel ride in Dubai, including some beaches, but to combine camels with Dubai’s desert safari camps and entertainment, you need to book this tour! Dubai Camel Safari Review …

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