Dubai, situated on the southeastern coast of the Persian Gulf, is the largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is the capital of the Emirate of Dubai and among the seven emirates that make up the country. Dubai is a universal city and business center of the Middle East. One of the most famous cities across the globe, it attracts thousands of visitors all round the year.
Talking about the local attractions, the Dubai Mall is located in the heart of the city. It is the world’s largest and most-visited retail and entertainment destination, which welcomes more than 75 million visitors every year. The Dubai Mall has more than 1,200 retail outlets combined with world-class dining, entertainment and leisure attractions. Whether you are on a shopping spree or looking for some sightseeing expeditions, a visit to this place won’t disappoint you. The mall has a long list of delights that can keep you hooked and busy for an entire day.
The world-class Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo boasts of an impressive collection of thousands of aquatic animals and you can enjoy a 270-degree walkthrough tunnel; VR Park, a unique virtual reality attraction; BurjKhalifa, a famous skyscraper; Dubai Fountain at BurjKhalifa Lake offering breathtaking fountain show; Human Waterfall; Fashion Avenue, a large fashion area offering world’s most exclusive brands like Gucci, Armani, and Chanel; and Dubai Dino Display, a massive display of 150 million years old dinosaurs’ skeletons. Other family constituents include KidZania, the Reel Cinemas megaplex;an innovative children’s ‘edutainment’ concept; and the Olympic-sized Dubai Ice Rink.
Other places to go in Dubai are the Mall of the Emirates, Ski Dubai, Wild Wadi Water Park, Dubai Gold Souk, Dubai Museum, Al Bastakiya, and The Lost Chambers Aquarium. Palm Islands are three simulated islands, Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jebel Ali and Deira Island, on the coastline of Dubai. The place is also a delight for foodies and you can treat your taste buds with a variety of cuisines at the plush restaurants as well as local eateries.
From budget hotels to five- star suites, you have plenty of good hotels in Dubai. Roda Al Murooj Downtown Dubai, Jood Palace Hotel Dubai, Taj Dubai, Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Kempinski Hotel & Residences are some of the famous Dubai hotels in luxury category. These hotels are perfect places to unwind and relax amidst worldly comforts.
Majestic Hotel Tower, Arabian Courtyard Hotel & Spa, Hilton Garden Inn, TIME Grand Plaza Hotel, Cosmopolitan Hotel are some mid–range hotels which are ready to offer you free Wi-Fi, free parking, delicious breakfast, outdoor pool, bar and fitness center.
Some of the best hotels in Dubai for budget travellers would be Royalton Hotel, Holiday Inn, Mount Royal, Ramee Guestline Hotel and Emirates Star Hotels among others. We recommend you to go for prior hotel bookings in Dubai for a hassle free vacation experience.