Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 An Ugandan Urge- Gorillas & Chimps in the midst
  2. 2 Narrowing down my 10 day itinerary
  3. 3 Trip Report Our Magic Carpet Ride-Marrakesh!
  4. 4 Tel Aviv-Haifa: gifts and presents. Any ideas?
  5. 5 Kenya/Tanzania
  6. 6 Dubai first time
  7. 7 2 nights in Dubai
  8. 8 16 hours in Qatar
  9. 9 Petra from Israel
  10. 10 Trip Report Nine months to Egypt (but you should go now)
  11. 11 Trip Report A South African in Lusaka
  12. 12 Packing for trip to Tanzania
  13. 13 Need tour operator for Tanzania and Kenya
  14. 14 Where do I even start planning my SA safari?
  15. 15 A Little Trick for Converting Centigrade to Fahrenheit
  16. 16 Trip Report RETURN TO BOTSWANA, PLUS JOHANNESBURG, 2017
  17. 17 Trip Report Babies Galore: Kenya in April
  18. 18 Safari suggestions
  19. 19 Best places to eat in Egypt?
  20. 20 Cashgate Scandal Malawi effected my tour ?
  21. 21 Travel to Africa
  22. 22 Best SIM card companies for Kenya and Tanzania?
  23. 23 Beirut/Lebanon for 4 days--What not to miss?
  24. 24 Complaint: Russell Frankish / Green Bush Pig Safaris
  25. 25 Just starting to contemplate a safari--pointers please
View next 25 » Back to the top

Dubai - to go or not to go?

Jump to last reply

My partner and I have been considering visiting Dubai for the last few years and may have an opportunity to go for a reasonable price in the next few weeks. I'm really interested in seeing it for myself, having heard so much about it, and with the Middle East remaining a place neither of us have visited before. We're an unmarried couple - would that present any problem at all with regards to staying in a hotel together? Another issue is having enough to do - we'd only be staying a maximum of 3 nights, but do not have a massive budget. Other people who have visited Dubai seem to have spent lots of money on shopping. I'm interested in visiting the Mall of the Emirates just to see it, but can't really afford to buy much there. Would it be an option to go to the beach in March/April? I understand temps are already pretty high. I've started to research but any personal tips/opinions would be greatly appreciated!

11 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement