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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #80 on: October 19, 2013, 10:02:46 PM »
PH for 725 AED ~ $235 after tax using GE Corprate 13307.

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #81 on: October 20, 2013, 02:15:42 AM »
PH for 725 AED ~ $235 after tax using GE Corprate 13307.

probably depends on the season

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #82 on: October 20, 2013, 09:45:51 AM »
How is it for a chassidishe guy to transit in Dubai?
(I don't even consider going out of the airport)
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #83 on: October 20, 2013, 09:46:30 AM »
How is it for a chassidishe guy to transit in Dubai?
(I don't even consider going out of the airport)
chassidish or kach?!

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #84 on: October 20, 2013, 09:49:50 AM »
I said chassidish, and I mean dressed as chassidish.

Maybe they like it...
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #85 on: October 20, 2013, 10:32:46 AM »
Did it dressed as a Lubavitcher (hat jacket tzitzis beard) and no problems (even went through passport control (with an Israeli student visa) just for points)...
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #86 on: October 20, 2013, 11:18:32 AM »
How is it for a chassidishe guy to transit in Dubai?
(I don't even consider going out of the airport)
Nothing to worry about AFAIK, Even leaving the airport aint no big deal, just stay safe - within public view.
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #87 on: October 20, 2013, 01:35:28 PM »
Ouch, seems like a no-go.

Wife already has the full picture in front of her:
 
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #88 on: October 20, 2013, 03:06:37 PM »
Ouch, seems like a no-go.

Wife already has the full picture in front of her:
 
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #89 on: October 20, 2013, 03:57:55 PM »
Unlikely.
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #90 on: October 20, 2013, 03:59:42 PM »
I said chassidish, and I mean dressed as chassidish.
Can't travel in a polo shirt and baseball cap with the peyos behind the ears if you're that nervous?

At any rate other people have flown through DXB in full regalia without any issues.
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #91 on: November 24, 2013, 03:03:40 PM »
anybody know how far chabd is from airport? is a week too long to spend there?

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #92 on: November 24, 2013, 03:07:59 PM »
anybody know how far chabd is from airport? is a week too long to spend there?
is that a joke?

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #93 on: November 24, 2013, 03:15:07 PM »
anybody know how far chabd is from airport? is a week too long to spend there?
I believe the closest would be in Israel but there are no direct flights...

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #94 on: November 24, 2013, 03:25:25 PM »
oh. anything to do for a week?

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #95 on: November 24, 2013, 03:27:56 PM »
or shoud i just cancel the $250 r/t ticket i purchased from the sale

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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #96 on: November 24, 2013, 03:28:20 PM »
A week is way too long.
Spend 2 days and go to MLE!
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #97 on: November 24, 2013, 03:30:13 PM »
anybody know how far chabd is from airport? is a week too long to spend there?
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A week is way too long.
Spend 2 days and go to MLE!
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #98 on: November 24, 2013, 03:33:41 PM »
A week is way too long.
Spend 2 days and go to MLE!

Good Idea, but if u want to stay in the UAE, there is plenty.

 i would do 2-3 days in Dubai, 2 days in Abu Dhabi (St. Regis or Park Hyatt) and another 2-3 days in a dessert Resort like this:
http://www.starwoodhotels.com/preferredguest/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=3081

Though Qasr Al Sarab is supposed to be the ultimate
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Re: Dubai Master Thread
« Reply #99 on: November 25, 2013, 01:16:30 AM »
Good Idea, but if u want to stay in the UAE, there is plenty.

 i would do 2-3 days in Dubai, 2 days in Abu Dhabi (St. Regis or Park Hyatt) and another 2-3 days in a dessert Resort like this:
http://www.starwoodhotels.com/preferredguest/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=3081

Though Qasr Al Sarab is supposed to be the ultimate

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