Dubai – A city from the futureBy Danielle P
Dubai is a futuristic city boasting iconic skyscrapers, a thriving nightlife, and sun-drenched deserts. Once you get over its luxurious charm that grips you as soon as you arrive, you begin to notice the rich culture, heritage, and traditions. The global hub is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates. Here are a few unique experiences that you can only have in Dubai.
At the Top, Burj Khalifa
Climb to the top of the tallest building in the world and admire the bird’s eye view of the ultramodern city with its raging seashores and orange-hued dunes. The observatory is located on level 124 with floor-to-ceiling glass walls.
Skydiving, the Palm Jumeirah Island
Take a spectacular free fall at the Palm Jumeirah and experience a breathtaking journey from sunlit skies to the grounds while gazing at the iconic landmarks such as Atlantis, Burj Al Arab, and the Palm Islands.
Dubai Gold Souk
Dubai gold souk will dazzle you with its plethora of exquisite gold. The open market is historically significant, and its lack of security may be surprising to visitors. Master the art of bargaining and buy yourself a solid piece of yellow gold.
If you happen to visit Dubai between November and April, you will stumble upon the world’s leading multicultural festival park at Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road. Geared towards families, the village takes you on a world trip with its numerous entertainment projects, live performances, and cultural attractions from over 30 countries.
Hop in an air-conditioned car and travel the sprawling Arabian desert in utmost luxury. If you fancy a thrilling adventure, you can explore the desert on a camel and slide down the dunes on a sandboard.