First view of Burj Al Arab from the highway in from the airport at 5 AM
Apparently I should not get used to seeing the roads this empty.
Home for the next 30 days or so
Walked over to the IBN Battuta mall - felt like I was in Vegas. China Section.
Walked through India hunting for breakfast cereal.
Found coffee in Persia
Not the last time I'll visit Egypt I'm sure.
Yeah, that aughta just about be enough power to charge up the old ipod.
Dubai Marina view from Fredrik and Charlotte's place. One potential area to live.
The amazing Atlantis resort at the end of Palm Jumeirah. We will not be living here.
Inside the Mall of the Emirates
The end of the indoor ski run at the Mall of the Emirates
Fredrik and Charlotte
Dinner in the sky at the Walk at JBR (Dubai Marina). Strap in then dig in.
Better hope you went to the loo before dinner.
Their soufles always rise!
The Walk at JBR (Dubai Marina)
The JBR complex has some 40 buildings.
A live Visa commercial
The haze makes for nice sunsets
The Burj, seen from outside Souq Madinat Jumeirah
Diners souqing up the atmosphere
Souq Madinat Jumeirah - Disney does Souq, but I wouldn't say it totally souq'd
Guy and Francois. Now how can I work the word souqcess into this caption??
Time to go car hunting. Some pretty flash dealerships!
Advanced genetic engineering techniques
Like a mirage rising from the desert haze, the current world's tallest man-made structure, Burj Dubai
818m tall, 160 habitable floors, due to open Sep 2009
All the essentials are available
Barasti at Le Meridien
Quiet night at Barasti
Great view from Derek's apartment on the Palm
You can just make out both Burj's
Roughing it in Dubai. The view from our apartment for 6 weeks or so on Palm Jumeira.