TRAVELLING: Why bother with Sri Lanka ? It’s nearby, easy to get to, inexpensive, has great food, people and nature. No visa hassles either, what’s not to like? It’s only 4.5 hours away from Dubai and unlike the Seychelles, Phuket and the Maldives (also similar distance) it’s MUCH cheaper to fly to, scheduled flights, sensible ..Continue Reading
Destinations you may want to consider flying to while you're in Dubai. Brilliant short break destinations with comfortable flight durations and itineraries you can COPY. So the hard research has been done for you.
Ho Chi Minh City If I had to do my Vietnam trip over again, I’d like to have spent another night in Ho Chi Minh (HCM) firstly to enjoy the hospitality of the lovely Park Hyatt hotel Saigon but also to explore the less touristy trails of the city. The new Emirates flight to Vietnam gets you ..Continue Reading
Hanoi is a very hep and happening place, it has 10 international schools, many international banks and management consultancies, huge Gucci and Louis Vuitton stores, a range of historic French buildings, a buzzy young designers scene and some gorgeous lakes and pagodas. Did I mention great food ? But for our family the experience of staying ..Continue Reading
While we know Dubai has Signature Villas and Signature Restaurants, I think the GHM (General Hotel Management) Group may just have a Signature Swimming Pool. The luxuriously long (49 m by 14 m) pool at the Nam Hai hotel in Hoi An Central Vietnam is a joy to swim or soak in. The Infinity end has the South ..Continue Reading
Planning a holiday to Vietnam and Singapore involved 2 countries, 6 flights, 4 hotels and a boat ! Apart from being a GCSE and Prom Princess mum I have been busy booking our family holiday. An 11 day break involves going to Vietnam and Singapore, flying with Emirates on the new direct route to Ho Chi ..Continue Reading