Middle East - Qatar - Doha The perfume bottles are famous. I have not on this occasion visited Qatar proper. I was on a connection flight to Dubai from London.
|Purchased this postcard at the airport in Doha..|
Middle East - Dubai Showing the Jameriah Beach Hotel. This is the hotel I stayed in on my 3 trips to Dubai. It has a great location on the beach and 7 restaurants to choose from.
|A clear Emirates Postmark. This is the most popular location in the UAE. The special Dubai stamp is on the right.|
Middle East - United Arab Emirates - Dubai Here you see the Palm Jumerah. At this time in 2004 the Palm was not finished.
|A clear postmark from the Emirates. The Post office in Dubai has a great philatelic selection.|
Middle East - Sharjah Sharjah is very near Dubai.
|Hard to read postmark. Showing the special Sharjah stamp on the right.|
Middle East - Ajman Showing Mosques of the region.
|A hard to read postmark. With the special Ajman stamp on the right.|
Middle East - Umm al Quwain Showing doors of the region.
|A standard Emirates postmark. With the special Umm al Quwain stamp on right.|
Middle East - Ras Al Kaimah Here you can see the Wadis of the Region.
|Hard to see the postmark on these stamps. But again have the special Ras Al-Kaimah stamp on right.|
Middle East - Sharjah - Khor Fakan Maybe part of Sharjah but surrounded by Fujairah. Has a very good beach here.
|Standard postmark from the Emirates.|
Middle East - Fujairah This falcon is at the main Roundabout in Fjuerah. I think it says a lot when it says it is popular tourist attraction. Not sure there are many others. I did go diving here . Did not find it great as the visibility was poor.
|This is my last card from 2004. Has the special Fujairah stamp on right.|
Middle East - Abu Dhabi This is the capital of the United Arab Emirates. As you can see it is my last Emirate to visit in UAE. I recall the waterfront and a great museum.
|Abu Dhabi has its own postmark. This is my first postcard of 2005. Sent on January 2. Has the special Abu Dhabi stamp on right.|
Middle East - Oman -Muscat The postcard shows the main corniche in Muscat. I especially remember the main Mosque in Muscat. Outstanding.