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Burj Al Arab

Monday, February 9th, 2009

My $1,200 Lunch at the Burj Hotel in Dubai

What do you get when you take seven stars, $650 million dollars, one helipad, and 1,500 species of fish and build an edifice three times the height of the Egyptian pyramids? You get the extraordinarily excessive Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai. The interior of the hotel resembles a jumbo-size Technicolor jewelry box. Some say

Monday, August 25th, 2008

Emirates A380 Super Long Haul!

The future has arrived! The super long haul, double decker monster Airbus has arrived to the US! Direct flights to Dubai from NYC are here, and LA and SF are set for this fall and winter. Just...