Dubai has revolutionized itself in recent years with a string of inventive, grand construction projects that have propelled this city to the top of every vacationer’s list. Here in this post we will discuss about a few attractions you shouldn’t miss when you’re in this desert land.
At 829m height, the Burj Khalifa stands tall as the tallest building in this planet. The tower is enclosed by luxury, 5-star hotels, magnificent shopping avenues and a wide range of entertainment alternatives. This gigantic tower also houses many private residences, hotel guest rooms, corporate offices, a 4-storey fitness club and an observation deck where one can have the feeling of being on top of the world.
The Dubai Fountain:
Placed conveniently on the 24 acre Burj Lake, the Dubai Fountain features water that spurts as high as 140 meters which’s equal to a 45 storey construction. The ray of light shining uphill from the fountain can be noticed from more than 20 miles away, and is also noticeable from space, making it the brightest area in the Middle East and possibly in the whole world. The Dubai Fountain Show is a real spectacle and you shouldn’t miss a sight of it.
Housed inside the 18th century Al Fahidi Fort, the Dubai Museum provides a chance to get familiar with the past of Dubai, which offers an intuition that Dubai’s present progression, modernization and distinction are merely a contribution of a voyage of a distinguished culture that was subjected to diverse culture and people, and also an instance of the influential bond with Islam and Arabism.
Providing Riviera-style living in a contemporary visual setting, Dubai Marina is the first and biggest of its type waterfront development in Dubai. With a development site of fifty million square feet, Dubai Marina has massive canal expanding 3.5 kilometers giving easy access to sea from both sides.
The Dubai Mall:
Also recognized as the home of the Dubai shopping festival, the Dubai Mall is one of the biggest shopping avenues in UAE. In 2011, it was the most visited mall in the globe, attracting more the 34 million tourists. If you love shopping or entertainment, then this is the place to be.
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