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Forum: Middle East
Dec 20, 20, 4:50 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,562
Posted By RohanDXB

There is an Intercon in Dubai Marina which is...

There is an Intercon in Dubai Marina which is well placed to access restaurants & nightlife. Not too far from the metro stations either.

Ro
Forum: Russia
Feb 16, 20, 2:38 am
Replies: 7
Views: 3,814
Posted By RohanDXB

Anyone have experiences they can share upon...

Anyone have experiences they can share upon arrival into LED? Are the immigration officers familiar with what to do and do they ask to see any documents besides flight ticket / hotel bookings?

Ro
Forum: Japan
Jan 22, 20, 3:48 am
Replies: 14
Views: 1,721
Posted By RohanDXB

This is a question that I always ponder when...

This is a question that I always ponder when planning my trips to Japan - whether I should include Osaka or not. The food is superb, Osaka castle grounds are quite nice, Shinsekai is quaint and I've...
Forum: Japan
Dec 26, 19, 12:33 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,110
Posted By RohanDXB

In Kanazawa, I absolutely loved the DT Suzuki...

In Kanazawa, I absolutely loved the DT Suzuki Museum. It's pretty small but easy to access on the tourist bus loop and incredibly serene. Also gives a nice insight into the life of DT Suzuki - the...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Dec 10, 19, 6:15 am
Replies: 107
Views: 16,518
Posted By RohanDXB

What is your favorite subway system, and why? ...

What is your favorite subway system, and why?
Tokyo and Paris - because of how comprehensively they cover the city. My main complaint with Paris is those damn paper tickets kept getting...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Dec 8, 19, 1:11 am
Replies: 120
Views: 14,593
Posted By RohanDXB

Turkey - I have been to Istanbul more than 10...

Turkey - I have been to Istanbul more than 10 times but never visited Ankara. In fact I have never visited any city other than Istanbul which is something that I should change.

Ro
Forum: Japan
Dec 3, 19, 12:25 am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,909
Posted By RohanDXB

Returned back from Japan a couple of weeks ago...

Returned back from Japan a couple of weeks ago after a trip specifically to see the autumn colors. I ended up going to Kurobe gorge & Karuizawa. The colors in Kurobe gorge were spectacular and the...
Forum: Middle East
Oct 13, 19, 7:21 am
Replies: 128
Views: 17,837
Posted By RohanDXB

Here it is...

Here it is https://gulfnews.com/world/gulf/saudi-arabia-expands-tourist-visa-system-1.67087402
Forum: Middle East
Oct 13, 19, 6:40 am
Replies: 128
Views: 17,837
Posted By RohanDXB

As per Gulf News, for nationalities not on the...

As per Gulf News, for nationalities not on the original list, they can get the e-visa or a visa on arrival if they have a visa for the US, UK or Schengen countries.
I haven't seen this updated on...
Oct 6, 19, 12:15 am
Replies: 161
Views: 34,617
Posted By RohanDXB

I'm looking at a flight KWI-IST-KWI. Firstly I'm...

I'm looking at a flight KWI-IST-KWI. Firstly I'm trying to determine the number of miles on an L fare (Econ semi-flex). The ticket booking page shows 673 miles for KWI-IST and 673 for IST-KWI whereas...
Sep 4, 19, 5:36 am
Replies: 1,266
Views: 611,091
Posted By RohanDXB

Thanks for all the responses everyone! I did end...

Thanks for all the responses everyone! I did end up selecting 7A before OLCI opened but but when it did 6K was also available so I took it.

Ro
Sep 3, 19, 8:49 am
Replies: 1,266
Views: 611,091
Posted By RohanDXB

I'm traveling on EK181 from Dubai to Brussels and...

I'm traveling on EK181 from Dubai to Brussels and I at this point there are two available window seat choices.

11K - it is in the main cabin but is the last row with the risk of the bassinet seats...
Forum: Middle East
Jan 23, 19, 4:06 am
Replies: 1
Views: 662
Posted By RohanDXB

If only doing Burj Khalifa, this is plenty of...

If only doing Burj Khalifa, this is plenty of time. Make sure to book the morning time slot in advance. It will give you plenty of time to go up, spend some time there and have lunch at Dubai mall or...
Forum: Middle East
Dec 9, 18, 3:14 am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,042
Posted By RohanDXB

The Norman Foster terminal is T2 for which...

The Norman Foster terminal is T2 for which construction is currently ongoing. It will still take a couple of years to complete though (estimated for 2020).
Kuwait Airport is operating from T4 now...
Forum: Middle East
Nov 29, 18, 4:46 am
Replies: 1
Views: 529
Posted By RohanDXB

Terminal 2 (used for Saudia & Flynas) has two...

Terminal 2 (used for Saudia & Flynas) has two lounges - the Al Fursan lounge and Wellcome lounge.

Al Fursan is for Saudia passengers flying in premium classes & status holders (Saudia + Skyteam...
Forum: Middle East
Oct 29, 18, 12:10 am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,599
Posted By RohanDXB

Depending on how long you're in Riyadh for, you...

Depending on how long you're in Riyadh for, you should try to go to the Edge of the World - it's not easy to reach and requires some off-road driving but it is definitely worth the effort. The Ad...
Forum: Middle East
Oct 8, 18, 5:27 am
Replies: 42
Views: 6,509
Posted By RohanDXB

It's the same in T1 - Uber pickup is from the...

It's the same in T1 - Uber pickup is from the short term parking adjacent to the taxi rank. In the case of Careem I used to see the captains inside the terminal with placards showing the passenger...
Forum: Middle East
Oct 8, 18, 3:22 am
Replies: 7
Views: 975
Posted By RohanDXB

I agree with the posters above - this story isn't...

I agree with the posters above - this story isn't as simple as that. Particularly as a western national, the odds of being treated harshly as quite low. Inebriation is clearly not the death sentence...
Forum: Middle East
Oct 8, 18, 3:13 am
Replies: 42
Views: 6,509
Posted By RohanDXB

Assuming no one does anything and even just...

Assuming no one does anything and even just stands there, an argument will always erupt between the taxi drivers at the taxi stand. I cannot remember the last time I took a taxi without some level of...
Oct 7, 18, 12:43 am
Replies: 406
Views: 126,675
Posted By RohanDXB

Booked for February AMD-EWR-SIN ...

Booked for February

AMD-EWR-SIN
LAX-SIN-BOM (the flight which stops in Tokyo for a couple of hours).

$2495 - it helps that the Indian Rupee is in such bad shape at the moment (saved me almost...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Nov 27, 17, 3:15 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,756
Posted By RohanDXB

It might not be the most glamorous airport in the...

It might not be the most glamorous airport in the world, but I really do like Riyadh a lot.

Based on these criteria:
1) Efficient transit (including intl-intl transit security) - never had to use...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Oct 30, 17, 6:28 am
Replies: 141
Views: 19,575
Posted By RohanDXB

Truffle Oil. Not that I have anything against it...

Truffle Oil. Not that I have anything against it fundamentally but

a) It seems to be in every single thing
b) Most chefs seem to be too heavyhanded with it because it permeates & overpowers...
Forum: Middle East
Oct 23, 17, 3:44 am
Replies: 3
Views: 2,219
Posted By RohanDXB

When you land in DXB, you will go toward terminal...

When you land in DXB, you will go toward terminal 1 (AKA Concourse D) where your parking space depends on availability.

The concourse is a pretty compact area and even if you are at a remote...
Forum: USA
Sep 19, 17, 5:34 am
Replies: 8
Views: 759
Posted By RohanDXB

I have traveled to the US multiple times despite...

I have traveled to the US multiple times despite having several UAE & KSA visa stamps on my passport. It has never been questioned.

Ro
Forum: Middle East
Sep 13, 17, 11:42 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 8,804
Posted By RohanDXB

In the experiences of my colleagues who travel...

In the experiences of my colleagues who travel here pretty frequently, they have been able to use the visa from the old passport without any issues. Just make sure to keep that passport handy.

Ro
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