December 4th, 2018

A stop over in Dubai on out trip back to New Zealand

Gillian and Rachael by Dubai Creek
Drinks by the Creek, Dubai
Rolex Twin Tower, Dubai
Pleasure boats line the Creek,
Dubai
Looking across the Creek to the Old Town,
Dubai
Looking across the Creek to the Old Town,
Dubai
Rachael admiring the gold at the Gold Souk, Dubai
Necklaces at the Gold Souk,
Dubai
World's largest ring, the Star of Taiba, worth over $3 million, on display at the Deira Gold Souk, Dubai
Entrance to Diera Gold Souk,
Dubai
Gillian admiring the bling
Diera Gold Souk, Dubai
Gillian gets some local knowledge on spices
Old Baladiya St., Dubai
A selection of spices
Dubai Spice Souk
Saffron
Dubai Spice Souk
A colourful display of spices
Dubai Spice Souk

A boat trip up the Dubai Creek. In September 2007, a $132 million extension of the creek was completed

Grand Bur Dubai Masjid Mosque
Opposite Dubai Museum
Bastakiya Mosque, Al Fahidi
Historical District, Dubai
Dubai Old Town
Tallest buildings from the left :
Al Reem Tower, Dubai
Arbift Tower, Dubai

Dubai Creek Tower, Dubai
National Bank of Dubai
Chamber of Commerce, Dubai

Traditional Arabian Dhow
Dubai Creek

Wooden Luxury Motor Yacht
Dubai Creek
National Bank of Dubai
Dubai Creek Tower, Dubai
Chamber of Commerce, Dubai
Dhow cruise boats on Dubai Creek
with a backdrop of tower blocks
Residential tower blocks under construction on Dubai Creek.
More tower blocks under construction on Dubai Creek
Ahmed bin Hadher Mohammed Al Meraikhi Tower with the
Marriott Executive Apartments behind.
The Marriott has a 30 metre cantilever skywalk between the towers
Highrise towers along Dubai Creek, with many still under construction
Buildings and boats along Dubai Creek
'Jewel of the Creek' is a 1 million sqm mixed use development in the Port Saeed area of Deira, Dubai
Cruise boats line Dubai Creek
Panorama of highrises from the National Bank of Dubai on the left, to the Marriott Appartments on the right
Sunset on Dubai Creek

D1 Tower, Dubai

Sails of the Dubai golf course on the right
The Old Quarters, Dubai Creek
Al Yaqub Mosque, Dubai
The Old Quarters, Dubai Creek
Motor launches along Dubai Creek
Masjid Al Fahidi Mosque, Dubai
An evening meal in the old town, Dubai

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