Dubai Study Tour r1.indd by pengxuebo


									STUDY TOUR


 4 – 9 February 2007
a Magic Planet family entertainment area, the largest         courtyard summerhouses, a traditional souk, the Six
Carrefour in Dubai, a 14-screen multiplex cinema, the         Senses Spa, a conference and banqueting centre, and
Ski Dubai snow park, 180,000 sq. ft of coffee shops and       recreational facilities make it a must to visit!
restaurants, a 5-star Kempinski ‘Alpine style’ resort hotel
and later in 2006 a theatre and arts centre.                  Deira City Centre
                                                              Deira City Centre is one of the flagship shopping, leisure
Burj Dubai Downtown                                           and entertainment centre’s within the MAF Shopping
                                                              Malls portfolio. A multi-faceted complex, it has over 340
                                                              stores and attracts over 20 million visitors a year, making
                                                              it one of Dubai’s top attractions.

                                                              Deira City Centre is unique in its variety of retailers
                                                              and anchor stores, which include Carrefour, Zara,
                                                              Debenhams, Woolworths, Virgin Megastore, Paris
                                                              Gallery, Sun and Sand Sports, Magrudy’s. In addition
                                                              to offering a great shopping experience, the centre is a
                                                              home to Sofitel City Centre
                                                              Hotel and Residence; 11
                                                              screen multiplex CineStar,
                                                              adjacent to international
Emaar has begun construction of its most ambitious            restaurants and cafes;
project within the UAE, the AED 73 billion (US$20             Magic Planet family
billion) Burj Dubai Downtown development, which               entertainment centre; Arabian Treasures, an enclosed
comprises Burj Dubai – which when completed in 2008           ‘souk’ featuring 14 unique shops; a Textile Court as well
will be the world’s tallest tower. The Dubai Mall – the       as a food court with 12 unique quick service restaurants;
world’s largest entertainment and shopping mall; Burj         dedicated tourist services; a specialized Jewellery Court
Dubai Boulevard; Burj Dubai Business Hub; The Lofts;          and a hub of electronic stores on the ground floor that
Burj Dubai Lake Hotel and Serviced Apartments; The Old        all add to the overall atmosphere.
Town; The Old Town Island; man-made lakes; landscaped
parks and gardens. Delegates will get a sneak preview of      Wafi City
the tallest tower of the world, as well as the seeing the     Wafi Shopping Mall is regarded as one of Dubai’s most
Dubai Mall, which is the focus of Emaar’s development         elegant shopping complexes, the ideally located Wafi
of “Downtown Dubai”.                                          City Mall has always been a place where it’s usual to
                                                              discover the unusual. It has over 200 stores featuring
Madinat Jumeirah                                              haute couture, popular fashions, fashion accessories,
The Madinat is a magnificent tribute to Dubai’s heritage       electronics, household accessories, home furnishings,
and is styled to resemble an ancient Arabian citadel.         gifts and leather goods. The opening of the ‘Link’ in
Luxurious and ornate, combining opulence with                 January 2002, introduced a further range of brands.
                                    tradition, meandering     Wafi City Mall is also home to one of the city’s most
                                    waterways transport       exciting family entertainment centres – Encounter
                                    guests to all parts of    Zone. Divided into two separate ‘worlds’; Galactica and
                                    this intricate city of    Lunarland, Encounter Zone caters for younger children
                                    senses. Two grand         and adults. Attractions for teenagers include the famous
                                    boutique hotels,          Crystal Maze, 3-D Animation Theatre, an indoor roller-
blading area, a ‘live’ horror show. While Lunarland
offers a soft play area, ball pool, flying spaceships
and an arts and crafts corner. A number of excellent
restaurants and cafes scattered throughout tempt
shoppers with international cuisine. Built in the form
of a stunning pyramidical structure adjoining Wafi City,
Raffles International will open in 2007. The 240 room
                                       Raffles Dubai
                                                            Its retail component, Festival Centre, features 450
                                       promises to be
                                                            shops, including 20 anchor stores, 90 waterside
                                       a prominent
                                                            restaurants, cafes and bistros, a 150 berth
                                       landmark, with
                                                            Mediterranean style marina, a 12-screen Cinema, a
                                       52 luxurious
                                                            vast entertainment centre, ‘Power Centre’, and retail
                                       suites, nine food
                                                            shopping park. This landmark 2.6 million square foot
                                       and beverage
                                                            urban retail resort, with 15,000 parking spaces, forms
                                       outlets, a grand
                                                            the epicentre of Dubai Festival City and promises to
ballroom, seven meeting rooms, a RafflesAmrita Spa,
                                                            be one of the UAE’s most exciting retail, dining and
and a gym.
                                                            leisure attractions.

BurJuman                                                    The retail element is also surrounded by and connected
BurJuman Centre, which opened doors in 1992, is             to a number of other tantalising facilities such as
regarded as one of the icons of the mall industry in        five internationally renowned hotels, which boast
the region. Attracting largely an audience of middle-       over 2,500 rooms making it the largest single project
upper income customers, the mall, which boasts the          hospitality cluster in the Middle East, those hotels will
strongest tenant mix in the region, offers discerning       include the iconic convention hotel InterContinental
shoppers the finest variety and concentration of             Dubai Festival City, Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City,
world-renowned brands in a luxurious and wonderfully        Four Seasons Hotel Dubai Festival City and the First W
relaxing environment that covers nearly one million         Hotel in the Middle East.
square feet. Following a Dhs 1.4 million extension
the BurJuman                                                 FLIGHT DETAILS

houses many                                                  The group will fly from London Heathrow at

brands including                                             08.30 on Sunday 4 February, landing in Dubai

Louis Vuitton, Dior,                                         at 19.25 local time. For those delegates wishing

Hermes, Valentino,                                           to return home for the weekend, the flight

Emanel Ungaro,                                               will leave Dubai at 14.30 arriving at London

Loewe, Etro,                                                 Heathrow at 18.15 on Friday 9 February. For

Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Christian Lacroix, Salvatore    those wishing to stay in Dubai for the weekend,

Ferragamo, Just Cavalli, and many more. There are            this may be arranged at an additional cost.

over 300 leading stores including the Middle East’s
                                                             For those wishing to book a business class ticket,
flagship Saks 5th Avenue.
                                                             BCSC has been able to secure a limited number
                                                             of seats. Those wishing to upgrade can do so at
Dubai Festival City
                                                             an additional cost of £1,250. Please advise on the
Dubai Festival City, which is transforming Dubai’s Creek
                                                             booking form whether you wish to be billed for
with 1,600 acres of waterfront real estate, is the Middle
                                                             the additional cost of the business class fare.
East’s largest, privately-funded mixed-use development.
Dubai Study Tour
Sun 4 – Fri 9 February 2007

The cost of the tour is £3,100 + VAT per person for BCSC members and £3,300 + VAT for your non-member guests.
This price includes economy class flights, coach transportation, 4-5* hotel accommodation with breakfast for 5 nights
and a group dinner. A 50% deposit will be required to secure your place by 15 November 2006. The following 50% will
be due by 30 November 2006.

Please return this form with remittance to BCSC at the address below no later than 15 November 2006. Confirmation details will be forwarded to you via
e-mail, so please ensure the e-mail address for yourself and your guests are correct. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. We have had an
incredible response to this tour, so should you not respond by 15 November 2006, your place will be allocated to someone on the waiting list.
Please complete this as fully as possible as this information will be used for flight tickets.
If you have any queries please contact Liz Curwen at BCSC. Tel: 020 7227 3469 Fax: 020 7222 4440 E-mail:
BCSC, 1 Queen Anne’s Gate, Westminster, London SW1H 9BT
I wish to book the following places on the BCSC Dubai Study Tour:

            place(s) for BCSC members           place(s) for non-member guests

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BCSC Members £3,100.00 + £542.50 VAT = £3642.50                                     £

Non-member guests £3,300.00 + £577.50 VAT = £3877.50                                £

Business Class upgrade £1,250.00                                                    £

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