Modern, exciting and bursting with world-class facilities
, Dubai is an oasis set alongside the cool blue waters of the Arabian Gulf. The transformation of Dubai from a small fishing settlement into the extraordinary destination as we know it today remains a remarkable success story.Home to the world's tallest building and largest shopping mall
in addition to its pristine beaches, modern marvels and a host of events, Dubai is known the world over as the land of records and record-breakers.
One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the city is considered one of the top 10 destinations in the world
in terms of travel and tourism for those coming for leisure, business or shopping purposes.
The city also has a cultural side to show to visitors – visit the Heritage Village where local Emiratis show off their customs and traditions. Watch the dhow and abra boats weave along the waterway
at Dubai Creek, and stroll through the Bastakia area or the multicultural Karama or Satwa – there is a whole new world waiting to be discovered!