Dubai is a city and emirate in the Unites Arab Emirates, popularly known for its luxury shopping malls, modern architecture and lively nightlife. Dubai is a modern city with something for every type of traveller.
● The official language in Dubai is Arabic, although English is widely spoken
● The currency is the UAE Dirham
● Dubai is one of the largest man made islands in the world
Things To Do
Dubai has year round high temperatures and sunshine, the best time to visit for cooler
weather is during November to April.
Dubai is home to a variety of amazing wonders, from sky scrapers to deserts, this country really does have it all.
Visit Jumeirah beach for a relaxing beach holiday, with the country's year round hot climate and stunning beaches laced with restaurants and bars, you can't go wrong.
Dubai is also home to the world's tallest building - Burj Khalifa, an incredible 830m tall tower complete with viewing platforms for unmissable views. The city is also home to the world famous Dubai fountain with lights, jets and scheduled shows, it truly is a great sight.
Fancy doing a bit of shopping? Dubai is also home to the world's largest shopping center, Dubai mall is over 12 million square feet a perfect place for splashing the cash.
For the adventurers visiting dubai for desert fun, quad biking and dune bashing is amazing to experience, or why not try ziplining over dubai marina for stunning views and a real thrill and if you are a real daredevil, dubai has been voted one of the best places in the world for skydiving.
There are also water parks, theme parks, artificial islands such as Atlantis and plenty of desert safari excursions.
Dubai is quite well known for its luxury nightlife scene, with plenty of trendy nightclubs, beach clubs and rooftop bars on offer, no wonder it is ranked one of the top ten destinations for nightlife in the world.
Dubai has many modes of transport with Metros, buses, trams, taxis and ferries it is quite easy to get from A to B.