Tabula Rasa – def/: ”the theory that individuals are born without built-in mental content and that therefore all knowledge comes from experience or perception. Tabula Rasa Wellness Retreats are global leaders in the curation of luxury corporate and lifestyle wellness retreats around the world. Whether you're looking for the perfect package for a corporate team incentive, a personal “health-kick” holiday, or a radical transformation in your wellbeing we offer it all. It’s not just our in depth insight and world renowned service that guarantees you an experience to remember, but our attention to detail and our genuine care for our clients, ensuring you leave the retreat renewed, refocused and happy. Our retreats range between 10 to 120 guests across varied levels of fitness and goals to achieve for the retreat . Situated near bustling Sheikh Zayed Road, Grand Hyatt Dubai is set on landscaped gardens with outdoor and indoor pools and boasts 13 dining and entertainment venues. Spa treatments and facilities are also featured. All accommodation at the Grand Hyatt Dubai is decorated with traditional Arabic touches. It features a flat-screen TV, free WiFi and a minibar. The luxury marble bathroom includes spa tub, bathrobes and exclusive toiletries.
About this Destination
Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music.
Dubai is rooted in Islamic traditions that form UAE National's lifestyles. It is highly important that when tourists visit Dubai they must respect and behave suitably, as the minority group of Emiratis are very protective over their culture and traditions.
Although Arabic is the official language of the UAE, English is the most spoken language in Dubai. You will also find a lot of expatriates who speak Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Tamil, Tagalog, Persian, Chinese, Malayalam, in addition to many other languages.
The name of the currency in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates is the dirham (AED or Arab Emirate Dirham – also commonly abbreviated to Dhs or DH). There are 100 fils in a dirham. Notes come in denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500 and 1,000 dirhams.
Weather and Climate
Dubai has a sub-tropical, arid climate, with clear skies, sunshine, and high temperatures throughout the year. Rainfall is rare and erratic. Any showers are usually in the winter months (December to March). Average maximum temperatures range from 24°C in January to 41°C in August.