In the desert of the United Arab Emirates lies one of the most attractive tourist destinations of the world- Dubai one of the seven emirates that constitutes the United Arab Emirates. Most of the tourists do shopping and visit the tempting places.It would be difficult indeed to choose only 10 great things to see on a visit to the Dubai.
The Arabia peninsula makes up half of the Arabian desert.It has extreme environment which contains quicksand and huge dunes.In this desert you can go for desert safari with an off-road vehicle and set out for an exciting journey.This is really a thrilling activity for adventurous people there.
Burj Al Arab:
It is the first tallest 7-star hotel in the world constructed in 1994 and was opened for the public in the year 1999. It is the iconic symbol of Dubai; The Burj Al Arab along the Dubai coastline.It is the most beautiful photographed architectural structures in the world.In night the light shows up the sail-shaped structure which makes people spell bounding.
The Palm Islands:
The Palm Islands world’s three man-made islands it is so large that it can be seen from the space with naked eye. In the year 2002, the foremost two islands announced were the Palm Jumeirah and the Palm Jebel Ali .These islands are built in the shape of palm trees and there are houses on these islands to live in.
Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort and is one of the world’s largest shopping mall.It was developed by Majid Al Futtaim Properties and has an indoor ski area of 22,500 square feet. It was opened for the public in November 2005 and has many things for the people.
Dubai museum is the main museum in Dubai.It is located in the Al Fahidi Fort.It was built in the year 1787. It includes local antiquities as well as artifacts .The aim of this museum was to present the traditional way of life in the Emirate of Dubai to the people.
It is the tallest building in the world almost 828 meters. You can enjoy the stunning scenes of Dubai from the top.Burj Khalifa has also got the world’s tallest restaurant situated on the 122nd floor.
The Dubai Mall:
Dubai has the world’s largest shopping mall based on area and includes 1200 shops. It is the part of Burj Khalifa you can see the world’s largest Gold Souk , Fashion Catwalk atrium, Fashion Island, the Middle East’s first Galeries Lafayette department, Oasis Fountain Waterfall and WaterFront Atrium.
Dubai has got very beautiful beaches in the world and they run along the Jumeriah Road. January is the best month to visit these beaches as the temperatures are pleasant.
The World Islands In Dubai:
It is a man-made archipelago of 300 islands built in the shape of a world map. These islands project was actually the idea of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,the ruler of Dubai and later it was developed by Nakheel Properties.
It is actually a motor sports facility and is a part of the Union Properties Motorcity development. Dubai Autodrome includes an FIA circuit, Race & Driving school and a CIK approved Karting track.