Bastakiya … The Souks … & Museums In Old Dubai …

So I’m finally getting round to blogging the last post from Harri’s trip to Dubai … we spent her last full day here exploring the older parts of the City … mainly up around Bastakiya … the Creek, and the Spice Souk …

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Bastakiya & Abra Ride With Paul … A Walk Around Old Dubai …

Last week on Thursday I had the day off from work for Eid … but Perry had to head back to site for the day … so I turned tour guide for the day and took Paul out to see old Dubai … we left home around noon and had some lunch around the Marina before we hopped onto the Metro up to the Bastakiya area of the city … it takes a while to get there but the views from the Metro are great so it’s not too long a journey …

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First day at work…

Well Ladies and Gents, We’ve been in Dubai less than 2 days, and now I’ve finished my first day at work.

A car picked me up from the hotel at 8am, and took me for my induction at the office 15mins drive away. Over the next few days there’s going to be a lot of form filling and paperwork, as well as a medical at the hospital to get my work permit all sorted.

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