Once a tiny fishing village in the Arabian Gulf, Dubai is today one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates, the city is home to more than 200 nationalities and offers an unforgettable experience to all visitors. Whether by the banks of the Creek, or at the top of the Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, Dubai lives and breathes a sense of possibility and innovation. And with an outstanding coastline, beautiful desert, and magnificent cityscapes, memories are just waiting to be made here.
Things to do
Dubai is home to award-winning galleries, culture-fuelled hubs, and contemporary street art, which means there are colorful surprises around every corner. There’s a world of creativity to discover. Start your explorations at Al Fahidi Historical Neighbourhood before heading to Dubai Design District, Jameel Arts Centre, and beyond. Our city is your canvas.
There are so many things to do in Dubai with kids and that’s where the modern side of Dubai comes into play at its best. The blend of old meets new is where the city thrives. From theme parks to incredible family-friendly resorts, dancing water fountains to sky-scraper views, visiting Dubai with kids is action-packed.
Dancing to flickering disco lights when the bass drops or listening to the melody of calm ocean waves in the moonlight, nightlife in Dubai will put on the face you want it to. The nightlife of Dubai is also considered to be one of the safest but also promises a wild night. The partying scenes start from Thursday late in the evening and go on till Friday and Saturday (since Friday and Saturday are considered to be weekends). You can see anyone of the famous and talented DJ’s throughout the world performing in either of the clubs of Dubai.
Consider the weather when you are planning the trip. The best time to visit Dubai is during the winter months from November to March when the weather is comfortable for sightseeing throughout the day.