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Travel Guide to Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai is a real gem for fans of outdoor activities and excursions. It is reasonably considered the most liberal emirate in the country; it would be difficult to find a more attractive place to stay in the UAE. Incredible architecture, upscale beaches and modern entertainment centers became unchanged symbols of this emirate. Fans of shopping, beaches and nightlife from around the world come here for holidays, as emirate's tourism infrastructure is just perfect. We can say without a share of doubt that Dubai has everything you need for a relaxing holiday, from stunning beaches and comfortable hotels to water parks and unique entertainment venues.
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Number of natural beaches in Dubai is relatively small; their total length is less than 70 kilometers. To compensate this deficiency, active construction of artificial islands and beaches is held on...
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Rest in the picturesque emirate would be incomplete without visiting local attractions; Burj Khalifa is one of the most famous among them. It is an amazingly beautiful skyscraper whose height is 828 meters. Over $1.5 billion were spent to construct this monument of modern architecture; surrounding buildings seem quite tiny compared with this fabulous tower. The unique 163-storey skyscraper is home to hotels and apartments, offices and sports centers, as well as gastronomic and entertainment venues. There are several viewing platforms, where you can admire impressive panoramic view of the emirate.
Among historical attractions, Al Fahidi Fort is one of the most famous. Today, this large-scale historic structure has turned into an interesting museum complex. In the courtyard of the fort there are several reed huts, those are typical houses of locals that could be seen at these places a hundred years ago. The interior typical for local villages of the 19th century was fully reconstructed there. The fort houses expositions of Dubai Museum ; many historical artifacts shown there are unique.
Best beaches and recreation places in Dubai Region
Number of natural beaches in Dubai is relatively small; their total length is less than 70 kilometers. To compensate this deficiency, active construction of artificial islands and beaches is held on...
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Unforgettable impressions will bring a walk through the historic district of Bastakia , where interesting historical buildings can be seen at every step. Here you can spend hours strolling through the winding streets and admiring the beauty of old buildings. An abundance of interesting shops and craft workshops will make the walk more interesting; Bastakia district is one of the best places to buy souvenirs.
Dubai can boast the largest religious structure in the country, Jumeirah Mosque , the landmark of world importance. This is a true example of Arab religious architecture affecting not only with its impressive appearance, but also with chic decor. This beautiful mosque is free to visit, which isn’t common to Muslim places of worship, so absolutely everyone can admire its sumptuous decor.
Best beaches and recreation places in Dubai Region
Number of natural beaches in Dubai is relatively small; their total length is less than 70 kilometers. To compensate this deficiency, active construction of artificial islands and beaches is held on...
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Continue acquaintance with the history of the emirate at Shindagha , where the incredibly interesting outdoor museum Heritage Village is situated. Its exposition is devoted to the culture and craft traditions of indigenous people; every day very interesting events are arranged for visitors. Nearby is the house of Sheikh Rashid Al Maktoum that is one of the most important architectural landmarks of the country. Strolling through the new areas of Dubai will be incredibly interesting too; their main attractions are incredibly beautiful buildings of modern shopping and entertainment centers.
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