Dubai Airport Terminal 3

The behemoth of a terminal has at last been open after so many years of being built. Not that Dubai Airport wasn’t a long walk to get out of it, I think they made it even bigger. I have no clue how far the walkway is going to be to immigrations, all I know is that in the old terminal my feet ached after that long walk.

With 16.1 million Sq.ft it can handle a lot more planes, and easily handle the Airbus A380 (The Double Decker). I just hope it won’t be as confusing Heathrows’ Terminal 5 when it opened, but I haven’t heard anything bad yet so I’m assuming things are going smoothly. Now all Emirates Airlines flights landing in Dubai will be landing in Terminal 3.

Link: Gizmodo

Coldstone @ Dubai Airport

Forget all the other copy cats, this is the original, Coldstone, I loved going to the Coldstone in the Bay Area. As soon as I saw it I wanted to try the one thing I always had after a long day in the lab. Strawberry ice cream with fresh strawberries, it sounds simple but when they make it, its just a world of a difference.

There are a lot of toppings, and I know some places have already copied the concept, but I couldn’t resist it. Just before boarding the plan, I got a small portion and put it in a medium cup so that it doesn’t spill. I Can never get enough of ice cream.

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