Dubai Attractions and Places to See

Dubai Attractions and Places to See, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (B)

So close, yet so far ! This has been my condition for so many years in terms of not being able to or rather not having visited any of the beautiful countries around the world. Dubai is one such place. My first international trip to Thailand, then Sri Lanka and now Dubai, in a way are all very close to India. Yet it has taken me so long. But now not for long. And I chose Dubai this time simply for “Dubai Attractions” and places to see & marvel.

I have always been intrigued by the marvelous structures made by the people of the Emirates. For me it always used to be that Emirates is a land of development, pro-progress and full of authorities who are willing to take a step forward into the future. As I posted on my Facebook timeline as well, it is really intriguing to see the positive difference in terms of infrastructure development and the way the land has changed, from what it used to be around 1990s. With natural obstacles like barren land (desert), for example, it is actually amazing to see the change. And I am not saying this because this is my blog and now-a-days it is a practice to write extremely over-the-top about a place – something you cannot really connect to – because the reality depicts a different picture. None-the-less this is not the case with Dubai. If it’s going to be your first or even hundredth international vacation, Dubai is a place any time. It was my first time in Dubai and right from the time I got off the aircraft, I was all attentive, trying to capture everything I could in those 4 days that I was there. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Dubai Attractions and Places to See
Guide Location: United Arab Emirates » Dubai
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Shaunak Marulkar
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Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • The Burj Khalifa
  • Spice Souk
  • Textile Souk
  • Gold Souk
  • Burj Al Arab
  • Jumeira Mosque
  • Dubai Mall
  • Dubai Fountain
  • Hotel Atlantis
  • Gloria
  • Dubai Museum
  • Bastakiya
  • Palm Jumeira

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