Here some impression of the "World's busiest Building Place"
And it is incredibly hot and humid.
Skyline of Dubai
The Dubai's Golf Club house (Any similarity of a
The world's highest building under construction
The world's only 7 Star Hotel with helicopter
landing pad on top
Dubai to Muscat (Oman)
an R&R day at Dubai, touring around the place, we had an early
snack at the hotel Club and went to bed early this to allow sufficient
an early start this morning. The planned early morning was due to the
climate early this to allow sufficient rest for an early start this
The planned early morning was due to the very hot climate.
The Hotel looked after us well and we were served a hot breakfast in
and thereafter all went well with clearing Dubai authorities with the
our Agent, Executive Flight services. We were airborne at by 7 AM and
Muscat Airport (with an ILS approach) at 08:30. This was a record for
Muscat Airport was very hot again and we cleared customs as -aircrew
minimum of fuss. We rented a Hertz Rented car and attempted to drive to
Hotel, the intercontinental at the shores of the Indian Ocean.
We managed to get totally lost on the highway. Here we traveled so far
around the world with all our modern Navigation aids in the plane. But
a relatively simple task on the ground, to find a hotel only a few
we totally got lost for the start.
After finally finding our Hotel, and booked into our up class executive
(at Airline rate), we spent time in the pool and then started detailed
planning for the legs ahead. As the next leg to the Maldives Islands
our first leg all over the water (estimated flight time approx. 10
will take our time and an extra day, to ensure the plane again in A1
and all the planning perfectly completed.
As Muscat is again very hot place at 46 degrees and high humidity, we
most of our time indoors or at the pool
old city of Muscat