A city of dreams and luxuries. New yet old, the city has got riches of all times. Praise the ultra-modern construction on one hand and laud the architecture on the other. Dynamic to the core, as Sheikh Mohammed says – ‘In Dubai, we don’t wait for things to happen. We make them happen’. Indeed! The city never sleeps. It restlessly keeps on evolving to lure the travellers of all sorts. Be it solo travelling or family trip, Dubai will welcome you with its open arms. The ambience, beauty, unmatchable cultural diversity, thriving art, food and precisely the acuity of the region is going to blow your mind. As you plan a trip to Dubai, get ready to experience the unbound beauty and magnanimity of the city. With all that being said, let’s look closer to the 10 reasons that make Dubai irresistibly charming.
Blend of Cultures:
A city of unparalleled cultural diversity. People from about 200 different countries being native of the place, makes it a massive cultural hub that attracts everyone. Owing to the fact that 9/10th of the population is from other countries, Dubai is amongst the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. Come and experience the rich culture that knows no geographical boundaries.
Dubai Shopping Festival:
Want the most exotic shopping experience of the time? Here you are. Dubai Shopping Festival is one of its kind. The festival is organized in the month of January every year and mark the upcoming festival dates from 26th December 2017 to 28th January 2018.
Major attractions of the festival include fireworks on the first day of the beginning of the festival. Best discount offers plus freebies are going to win your hearts. Well not just shopping, but the festival has a lot more to offer. Live music performances, street performers, magicians and jugglers will intensify the festive feeling. Moreover, many tour packages are exclusively designed to offer you a great festive experience during your visit to Dubai.
Food Lover’s Paradise:
With cuisines of glorious variety and styles, the city serves not only to feed your stomach but the profound food delicacy is going to fill your hearts with content. Dubai has developed itself according to the diverse eating habits of people across the globe and therefore, you can easily find a great range of Indian, Arab, Persian, Japanese, American, Chinese and British restaurants in the region. Go out and treat your taste buds with delicious food.
The shrewdness with which the buildings have been designed in the city is breathtaking. Look around and you shall see great examples of the aesthetic-minded artists. Innovative minds have never failed to amuse the people from all across the world. The architecture in Dubai has seen many transformations. From Alserkal Avenue art center to Al Quoz Industrial area and various art galleries spread across the financial center.
And yet another hot attraction of the city. People are naturally drawn to serene surroundings. With approximately 1000 Km of coastline, you’re never too away from having a good sunbath at the beach. Enjoy the outdoor activities and water sports at the beaches. Try activities like strolling, jogging, parasailing, Frisbee and banana boating. Most of the beaches offer a great view of the great and famous architectural buildings of the city.
In the recent years, international nightclub brands have settled in the city to provide you with the best entertainment experience. Enormous beaches with great fronts, Dubai has got the best beach bars where you can dance your worries away, all night long on the beats of best international DJs.
The Khalifa Tower aka Burj Khalifa is a mega tall skyscraper. With a total height of 2,722 ft and roof height of 2,717 ft, the building has topped among the tallest structure in the world.
With the construction done under the guidance of the government orders, the reason for such huge investment was to gain international recognition. Since its inception, the building broke various height records. Designed by Adrian Smith, the Y- shape geometry is built to optimize the hotel and residential space. The building itself calls you for a visit, to witness the greatness that it carries within.
Glitzy 7-star hotels wait to greet you in the most ostentatious manner. The city’s famous ‘7 Star’ Burj Al Arab are designed to overdose the guests with extravagant services such as helicopter arrival, a private beach, chauffeur- driven Rolls Royce, revolving beds and much more. The ravishing 7 Star hotels are designed to give you an ecstatic bliss and of course the adrenaline rush is unavoidable.
Another world class luxurious hotel is located on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Island where you can savour private sandy beach. It also offers mesmerizing view of the Arabian Gulf. The underwater aquarium, thrilling adventure to dive in water with the dolphins and complimentary services of Lost Chamber Aquarium and Aquaventure water park are a must try.
Want to enjoy the vast expanse of the great Arabian deserts? The half-day tours from the city take you for a ride on a camel convoy and after that follows the evening desert camp. The native guides help you enjoy the cultural activities such as falconry, belly dance, shisha, barbecue and bread making. And the best part is, they will not only let you enjoy the local food but will also teach you the recipes, that are handed down to them by their great-grandparents. And you can peacefully enjoy your dinner under the bliss of the starry night.
Other desert attractions include sand boarding and dune bashing. Also, don’t forget the take note of ultimate skiing. Ski Dubai offers the perfect ambience for almost any snow activity, right in the desert city.
Traditional Gold Souk and Amusement parks:
The city is well famous for its souks, especially its Deira gold market. What’s special about the Deira Gold market, is its name for offering the authentic jewellery at a price much lower than what you would expect at any legit place. You can expect the price of gold to be less as compared to the US or Europe.
Relish variety of family- friendly theme parks such as Bollywood park Dubai and enjoy various rides, performances and stunt shows. Other amusement parks with great theme include Wild Wadi Waterpark, Global Village, Dubai Dolphinarium etc.
Excited already? Yes, the excitement is worth of the experience. Pack your bags along with your family or friends and get the best of all that Dubai has to offer you.