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Dubai In a Day

Dubai is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates. It is rather like an independent city-state and is the most modern and progressive emirate in the UAE, developing at an unbelievable pace in the tourist and trade sectors especially…¬†From a humble fishing village to a modern bustling metropolis in just over three decades! Dubai has burst on to the global scene as perhaps one of the most happening cities in the world with its ambitious projects and unique events. — WikiTravel and Dubai Tourism As with Cairo, Dubai was technically a layover for me, getting […]

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Cairo to Dubai flight

I arrived to Cairo airport after a day tour of the city with a couple hours to spare before my flight out to Dubai. I already had my boarding pass printed out so I went to the immigration desk right away. They looked at my self-printed boarding pass like it was the first time they saw one (same happened at the security check-point, the EgyptAir lounge, and even at the gate). Was I really the first person in the world to check-in online with EgyptAir? Although, after my previous horrendous experience less than 24 hours before, I was annoyed but […]

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