Camel rides 'a popular Dubai attraction'

18/05/2012 - Dubai Lifestyle News Posted by Bob Brunskill
Camel rides 'a popular Dubai attraction'

Those looking for Dubai property for sale may wish to try some of the activities the emirate is renowned for as they mull over their options.And one of the pursuits many visitors often view as must-do is to ride a camel along one of the city's white sandy beaches.This is certainly one pastime that seems a hit among the many celebrities who make their way to Dubai for a sun-soaked holiday in the emirate, as the Daily Mail has published pictures of The Only Way is Essex (Towie) star Lydia Bright on the back of one of the animals.The reality TV favourite was spotted smiling and laughing as she enjoyed a getaway to the wealthy destination with friends, sunning herself up as she sat atop the camel with a pal.An instructor pulled the duo along the sand, enabling them to take in the many sights to be seen along the coastline.And according to the newspaper, the duo had a great time as they paraded around on the unusual form of transport, laughing hysterically as they made their along the waterfront.Individuals considering Dubai property investment may wish to emulate Bright and see the wonders the city has to offer by camel-back.A number of the emirate's famous skyscrapers can be seen in the shots, suggesting those who take part in the activity not only get great beachfront views but are also able to gaze at Dubai's fines architectural achievements. But while Bright appeared relaxed on the back of the camel for the majority of the ride, it was a slightly different story as she came to dismount the animal.The celebrity - whose co-stars in Towie include the likes of Joey Essex and James Argent - shrieked as the camel bent down to its knees to allow the riders to get off and struggled to get herself down after being thrown by its movement.However, the 21-year-old remained all-smiles throughout the ordeal and stroked the camel's head after finally succeeding in freeing herself.