Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Dubai travel Information
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TRAVELING WITH CHILDREN SUNBURN The sun can be fierce throughout the year so heatstroke and heat exhaustion are always a risk. Adequate sunglasses, hats and high factor sun creams are essential, especially for children. Ambulance service 998 or 999 Main Public hospitals in Dubai Al Wasl Hospital – Qud Metha Road New Dubai Hospital - Near the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Deira Rashid Hospital – Oud Metha Road, Bur Dubai Main Private hospitals in Dubai American Hospital Dubai – Bur Dubai Emirates Hospital – Jumeirah Beach Road Welcare Hospital – Garhoud, Deira COMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA TELEPHONE AND FAX The telephone network operated by the national telecommunication organization ETISALAT is superb: local calls are free and direct dialing is available to 150 countries. In 2006, a rival telecommunications company, Du, was launched offering competitive rates. The international dial code for UAE is +971. Cheap rates for international direct calls apply from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. and all day on Fridays and public holidays.