Dubai is a city in the United Arab Emirates. It is the second largest after Abu Dhabi. This desert city is an excellent tourist destination with state of the art infrastructure. Dubai has incredible ancient and contemporary tourist attraction destinations and landmarks. Old dubai landmarks like the Bastakiya District Wind tower, Dubai Museum, Al Ahmadiya School built in 1912 are places to see. One of the must see places in modern Dubai is the world tallest building, Burj Khalifa that has 160 floors and 828 metres tall. The means of transportation in Dubai are by Bus, Taxis, Boat, Metro and they can be easily accessed from any district. You usually can get a taxi or car around the hotels, malls. The bus system is said to be a cheaper means of transportation. A boat ride across Dubai creek will afford you an opportunity to have a scenic view of the city.
Dubai is popular for its vibrant nightlife, luxury shopping and ultramodern architecture. Burj Khalifa, a tall skyscraper, dominates the city's skyline. Dubai fountain lies at the foot of the skyscraper, with jets and music. Dubai also has artificial islands and a resort called the Palm, which houses marin animal parks. With more than 70 shopping centres, Dubai is a shopping heaven and has the largest shopping mall in the world, The Dubai Mall. Other places to visit are The Dubai Fountain, Palms Islands, Dubai Marina and the renowned 7 star hotel, Burj al-Arab Hotel. For relaxation, a visit to the parks and beaches will be ideal. You can also go check out the exciting Water Sports and Camel Races. Though there is no Islamic dress code, it’s mandatory to be modest with your dressing.