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Old November 17th, 2010, 11:31 AM   #1
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November in Dubai

A selection of pictures from my recent trip to Dubai.


































































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Old November 17th, 2010, 11:38 AM   #2
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very nice pics , i miss that city. What temperature was there in november?
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Old November 17th, 2010, 11:41 AM   #3
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Would love to spend november there. Awesome pictures thank you
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Old November 17th, 2010, 12:30 PM   #4
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very nice pics , i miss that city. What temperature was there in november?
Around 32-34░C at day and 26-28░ at night.
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Old November 17th, 2010, 09:46 PM   #5
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Sick. I hate temperatures over 25 C. I don't understand who want live place like that.
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Old November 17th, 2010, 10:07 PM   #6
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I dont.. I even cant sleep with temp of 24░C at night :/
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Your pictures are great. They show most landmarks as well as street (beach) life.

But, how was your experiece there?
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Old November 18th, 2010, 01:52 AM   #8
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I dont.. I even cant sleep with temp of 24░C at night :/
Have you heard about air condition?
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Old November 18th, 2010, 02:31 AM   #9
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Sick. I hate temperatures over 25 C. I don't understand who want live place like that.
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I dont.. I even cant sleep with temp of 24░C at night :/
Warm countries like UAE have very good ventilation system in place. Structures are built to make it cool inside , and there are proper cooling methods like ceiling fans, ventilators and air-conds

These are very much absent in temperate zones, as builders need to take into account not just Summer, but other seasons as well.
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Old November 18th, 2010, 04:17 AM   #10
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Warm countries like UAE have very good ventilation system in place. Structures are built to make it cool inside , and there are proper cooling methods like ceiling fans, ventilators and air-conds

These are very much absent in temperate zones, as builders need to take into account not just Summer, but other seasons as well.
Yeah only if you are rich. I am sure underpaid indian workers in Dubai don't have the ability to afford air conditioning. Having those really high temperatures is really not natural and our bodies are not designed to cope with such heat. Cold is much better
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Old November 18th, 2010, 04:23 AM   #11
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cool photos.
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Old November 18th, 2010, 10:20 AM   #12
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Awesome and very nice photos from Dubai
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Old November 18th, 2010, 10:45 AM   #13
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Yeah only if you are rich. I am sure underpaid indian workers in Dubai don't have the ability to afford air conditioning. Having those really high temperatures is really not natural and our bodies are not designed to cope with such heat. Cold is much better
you don't have to be rich to have a small AC :P , besides people have been living in hot desert areas for thousands of years , i doubt they had air conditioning. Not to mention ,If living in Dubai is bad ,then i guess is bad living in the US (florida and the south have similar humidity and temperatures) or southern Spain , Italy , etc). Personally i prefer extreme hot over extreme cold , it's way more acceptable in the coastal desert than siberia
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Old November 18th, 2010, 10:50 AM   #14
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Yeah only if you are rich. I am sure underpaid indian workers in Dubai don't have the ability to afford air conditioning. Having those really high temperatures is really not natural and our bodies are not designed to cope with such heat. Cold is much better
the same underpaid Indian worker would not have air conditioning in his native India also, and would live even worse off money wise
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Yeah only if you are rich. I am sure underpaid indian workers in Dubai don't have the ability to afford air conditioning. Having those really high temperatures is really not natural and our bodies are not designed to cope with such heat. Cold is much better
Incorrect. Civilization started in Africa where you have even worse heat. The Egyptians didn't have air conditioning and neither did other great civilizations.
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Your pictures are great. They show most landmarks as well as street (beach) life.

But, how was your experiece there?
Thanks.

My experience was very good. There were some things I didn't quite like, but none of them was major. For example small or no sidewalks in many parts of the city, I am not used to that. But I understand the reasons for all of them and the "negative" things were also a part of the interesting experience of Dubai.

The only major negative was that I didn't manage to take a picture of some Bugatti Veyron.

The temperatures were quite high, but I like it hot. And air conditioning is really everywhere. Even bus stops have AC.





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Old November 19th, 2010, 11:20 AM   #18
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I thought the same
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Old November 19th, 2010, 01:55 PM   #19
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I was thinking that all the time I was on the beach...
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Old November 19th, 2010, 10:25 PM   #20
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Oh GOSH I WANT AIR CONDITION IN BRAZILIAN BUS STOP HAHAHAHAHA
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