Sponsor Message:
Non Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Im Going To Dubai For A Month, Help!  
User currently offlineMIA From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 875 posts, RR: 1
Posted (5 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 2 hours ago) and read 2410 times:

Hi. I should have posted on here sooner but it only dawned on my today that I do not know anyone in Dubai and im moving there tomorrow.

Id love to meet any members that live in the area, Ill be staying in Deira for the duration of my job.

Id also love to hear (read) any recommendations for living well in the country; good cheap eats, interesting things to do, where to find single women, etc. JEJE.

I know I will probably (well I HOPE) meet people in my office but id love to meet Anutters from the UAE.

Thanks,


"Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen."
4 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineMadameConcorde From San Marino, joined Feb 2007, 10907 posts, RR: 37
Reply 1, posted (5 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 2365 times:

There are several A.netters in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Look in the trip reports section and you might find them. I remember seeing their Emirates 380s trip reports and other TRs too.

Now if you want to do me a BIG favour any time you have time and you happen to go by Port Rashid, there is an old Lady Friend of mine named QE2. She used to be a World-Class Cruise ship sailing the Seven Seas for over 40 years under the Cunard logo. She also carried the British troops to the Falklands at speeds never seen in History. A war hero.

I was at sea in Dubai to meet and greet her. It was one fateful 27 November 2008 when she arrived in Dubai at the end of her Fnal Voyage. She has been sitting idle at Port Rashid ever since.

Any pictures you can get me will be greatly appreciated. We are a group of devout QE2 followers waiting for any pictures of the Grand Old Lady we can get from those in Dubai who will be kind to get them for us.

 crying 



There was a better way to fly it was called Concorde
User currently offlineME AVN FAN From Switzerland, joined May 2002, 13920 posts, RR: 25
Reply 2, posted (5 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 2334 times:



Quoting MIA (Thread starter):
good cheap eats

-
I had to check it and it still exists, the favourite restaurant I have ever been to
-
http://www.dubaicityguide.com/site/features/index.asp?id=2581
-
the elQasr Restaurant in the Jumeirah Beach area is not exactly cheap, but when you have eaten there in one evening, you can drop eating for two days, and then it becomes cheap.
-
It, at least some years ago it was, is nice, comfortable, tremendous cuisine and good service, and also some entertainment free of charge. Do not miss it.


User currently offlineSQ_EK_freak From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2000, 1641 posts, RR: 20
Reply 3, posted (5 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 10 hours ago) and read 2289 times:

Well if you're interested in hanging out with us cabin crew folk based in DXB, PM me! I can give you advice on where to go and eat and where not to, and if you like to party we can show you a good time...Zinc. But being crew, we're in and out like birds, so we might not be the stablest of friends to have, especially if you're only in for a month! But given the time frame, I think you'll like Dubai  Smile

Quoting MIA (Thread starter):
where to find single women,

Well then, are you interested in EK crew?  Wink



Keep Discovering
User currently offlineThrottleHold From South Africa, joined Jul 2006, 659 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (5 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 9 hours ago) and read 2269 times:

I highly recommend buying a copy of the Dubai Entertainer book. It's a book of money saving vouchers that can be used in restaurants, waterparks, bars etc. Lots of buy one get one free type vouchers.
It costs about 600 Dhs, but that can be made back in savings in a matter of days. It's available in all the book shops.


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Going To Dallas For Hockey Game... Help! posted Mon Apr 9 2007 23:32:26 by ZBBYLW
Im Going To Italy Need Suggestions For Things To D posted Mon Mar 18 2002 05:56:21 by Sxmarbury33
Going To US For The First Time... Advice? posted Sun Jul 29 2007 05:09:57 by BNEFlyer
Someone's Going To Hell For This posted Tue Dec 5 2006 22:58:20 by Helvknight
So Im Going To Europe posted Sat Nov 11 2006 05:09:34 by RichPhitzwell
Going To Jordan For School, Any Advice? posted Mon Dec 5 2005 20:02:13 by ConcordeLoss
Yippie Im Going To The White House posted Tue Sep 20 2005 04:06:10 by Rsmith6621a
Flat Out....... Who Are You Going To Vote For? posted Tue Mar 30 2004 04:58:40 by Trijetfan1
Going To Canada For WWE Under 18? posted Tue Jan 21 2003 21:15:19 by KLM672
Oh Look Another Democrat Is Going To Run For 2004! posted Thu Jan 2 2003 23:26:56 by Go Canada!