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Touring Abu Dhabi and Dubai with Big Bus Tours

After an early morning arrival in Abu Dhabi, I wanted a quick way to whiz around the city for a solo sightseeing tour before continuing my journey to Dubai. Thankfully, Big Bus Tours offered the ideal solution for my needs with a complimentary ticket to join their tour.
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Record-breaking observations at Burj Khalifa, Dubai

I recently wrote an article for Attraction Tix that’s now featured on their blog. It’s all about my recent trip to Dubai where I was fortunate to take a trip to the top of the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa.

Here’s a snippet of the article:

On a recent trip to Dubai, I was able to go to the top of the tallest man-made structure in the world, Burj Khalifa.
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5 Ways to Immerse Yourself in Local Culture

Following my last contribution to the Travelling Brown Girls Carnival, the theme for this post is ways to immerse yourself into the local culture. I’ve selected five ways to help all tourists to leave a destination with more than a few photos. Continue reading 5 Ways to Immerse Yourself in Local Culture

Tips for visiting the ‘Sovereign State’ – Dubai

As part of a one week trip, I wanted to explore two cities – Amsterdam and Dubai. A two day trip to Amsterdam, followed by continuing the flight on to Dubai for a remaining five days as part of KLM’s multi-destination booking feature. Continue reading Tips for visiting the ‘Sovereign State’ – Dubai