Travel guide over Dubai sights

Dubai is a true paradise for shoppers, because you will not find such number of markets in any other emirate. Trading outlets and shops occupy a whole quarter that is called Deira. Here are located a fruit market Fruit Souk, a fish market Fish Market, trading rows with jewelry Gold Souk and a spice market Spice Souk. … Further

Cuisine and best restaurants in Dubai

Fans of meat food should definitely try Makbus - roast lamb meat with rice, which is flavored with various herbs and spices as it cooks. Haris is a more refined dish. This is gentle lamb stewed with sprouted wheat. Biryani is another original dish. As a rule, in every restaurant it is cooked in accordance with their own unique original recipe. The dish is cooked from rice with small pieces of meat, different sorts of fish and seafood. Because of various combinations of products and spices used while cooking biryani the ready dish can taste completely different. … Further

Guide on cultural sights

Grand Mosque is without a doubt among the most interesting religious sites of the city. The spacious hall of the mosque can accommodate up to 1200 visitors at one time. This is a massive and beautiful structure, which is distinguished by its unique architectural shape and interesting internal structure. Shindaga Tower is one more important architectural object. The tower was built in 1910 and is located not far away from waterfront. Originally the tower was constructed for defensive purposes, but now everyone is welcome to visit it. The top of the tower is equipped with an observation deck. … Further

Attractions and nightlife of Dubai

Dubai International Marine offers boat renting and offers a variety of exciting cruises, and fans of fishing will find all they need in Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club. Other most popular diving centers are 7 Seas Divers, Al Boom Diving and Scuba Arabia. These are the places where tourists can order tours and observe most interesting underwater sights, as well as rent all the necessary equipment for that purpose. Dubai Kart Club will be a wonderful destination for vacationers. This karting club was founded specifically for international competitions of highest level. … Further

Traditions and mentality of locals

The locals are very hospitable. In order not to hurt them, tourists should consider a few rules of behavior. In no case should travellers refuse an invitation to pay a visit to a house of a local inhabitant. Traditionally, guests are welcomed with a cup of coffee with cardamom. Drinking of not one, but two or three cups is considered a sign of good taste. Do not forget to thank hosts for their hospitality. … Further
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