For years, Carol McDermott has battled a devastating illness while raising her two children and mentoring teens. Now that her health has improved, Carol is nominated by her best friend, Samantha, for the vacation of a lifetime. Hosts Andrea and Anji set sail with the two longtime friends and their three children in the Middle East. They venture to the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, and learn about Dubai's dynamic, multicultural community. Next, they travel to Khasab, Oman, and explore the mountainous landscape of this seaside oasis. Back on board, they cap off their unforgettable adventure by learning a traditional Middle Eastern dance.