Archive for September, 2008

The Mall Of Emirates – Dubai

Monday, September 1st, 2008

dscf8769.JPGFor the ultimate shopping experience in Dubai head to The Mall of Emirates, the world’s largest shopping mall excluding North America.

The mall incorporates leisure, entertainment and shopping for a fun filled day out. Choose from skiing at Ski Dubai on the indoor slopes, going to one of the 14 cinema screens to watch a movie or going to the theatre. There are many restaurants and bars to stop for a bite to eat or drink and then of course there are over 450 retail shops including Harvey Nichols and Debenhams and then the less western stores that offer local appreciations.

Visit the website for more information on activities and shops.

The Jumeirah Beach Hotel – Dubai

Monday, September 1st, 2008

jumeria-beach-hotel.jpgAnother hotel in Dubai which is pure luxury is the Jumeirah Beach Hotel. It’s located next door to the Burj Al Arab and it is shaped like a breaking wave.

The hotel is vibrant and smart with a great mixture of cool clientele including honey mooner’s and business types and it has its own private beach. With 589 luxury rooms each one contains fine fabrics, hand crafted furniture and a luxury shower. The hotel boasts over 20 restaurants and bars including the famous 360? restaurant that sits out in the gulf of Arabia. Enjoy wonderful views of the coast line, including the Burj Al Arab while relaxing back into one of the comfy sofas, while chilling out with some shisha. There are also four swimming pools for both you and children to enjoy around the beautiful gardens on the beach front plus the water park Wild Wadi is situated just a few doors down.

Prices start around £165 in September for a twin room based on 2 people sharing, visit the website for more information.