Recognition number 57: If the drinking water bottle is frozen next to the bed, it was cold at night.
The bus comes to a halt, we overcome the 200 m air-conditioning-free zone as non-swimmers a 50 m train and I explore with sweat and with hypocritical euphoria the Dubai Mall. Outstanding and certainly debatable, the three-story Dubai Aquarium.
The many lights of the skyline take shape. Among other things, I can discover the shadow of the Burj Khalifa. Like an oversized stalagmite, the tallest building in the world grows 828 meters into the night sky. God's toothpick, if you like, or the late completion of the Tower of Babel.