It homes over 2 million people from over 200 nationalities ranking it as one of the top cosmopolitan cities in the world. Being one of the fastest growing cities in the world; Dubai has a lot to offer. From the cuisine that Dubai has to offer, the shopping in Dubai’s malls to the seven – star experience that the Burj Al Arab presents; prepare to be awed by the marvels that define Magical Dubai.
From just a little fishing village, the city of Dubai has transformed itself into a booming tourism industry by making headlines. So what do you do while on your visit to Dubai?
You can be sure to run out of time before savouring all that Dubai has to offer. There are the five must do’s when you are in Dubai.
The first thing to do while on your visit to Dubai is a visit to the Palm Jumeirah. It is perhaps the most audacious of Dubai’s megaprojects. Shaped like a palm-tree, the Palm Jumeirah is a collection of reclaimed islands offshore Dubai. The overhead view of the islands is simply spectacular!
A visit to “The World” which is an archipelago of islands forming a miniature world map is also a must see. If you like the man-made islands a little too much, you can go ahead and buy a country for yourself.
The Gold Souk
The second must do is a visit to the Gold Souk where you not only get genuine gold, but it also comes cheap!! This is a must do, whether you are ready to buy the gold or not. With stores offering diamonds, platinum and also in some instances silver, the Gold Souk is simply dazzling.
Burj Al Arab
The last but certainly not least must do while in Dubai is a visit to the seven Star hotel; Burj Al Arab one of the most luxurious hotels in the world. If there is one thing that will be sure to strike your eye is the Burj Al Arab. Dominating the Dubai skyline, the Burj Al Arab’s beauty is simply astounding. The best way to get a taste of this beauty is by heading to the Majlis Al Bahar, which is a beach based hotel from where you can get to admire that define the Burj’s impressive exterior.
The Traditional Dubai
To get a feel of just how far Dubai has come, you need to go back to the fishing village that it once was. A visit to the XVA gallery, the Majlis Gallery and the Basta Art Café will help you understand the history of Dubai and its future.
The Shopping malls
No visit to Dubai is complete without a visit to its shopping malls. If you love shopping and New York or Paris malls are your favourite, then Dubai is the place for you; from the Wafi Mall to the Mall of Arabia you won’t be disappointed.
Dubai offers you an experience like no other; from the seven star rated Burj Al Arab to the magnificent view that the Palm Jumeirah offers; your trip to Dubai will be unforgettable.