Home to the world’s tallest building and largest shopping mall in addition to its pristine beaches, modern marvels and a host of events, Dubai is known in the world as the land of records and record-breakers.
One of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the city is considered as one of the top 10 destinations in the world in terms of travel and tourism for leisure, business or shopping purposes.
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Located southeast of the Persian Gulf on the Arabian Peninsula, Dubai has the largest population in the UAE with over 3 million, comprised of more than 200 nationalities. Arabic is the nation’s official language but English is widely spoken by residents and visitors alike.
The culture of Dubai is strongly rooted in Islamic traditions but the city perfectly blends the ancient and modern traditions with its diverse and vibrant culture, thus attracting millions of visitors from all over the globe all year-round. The emirate is safe, family-friendly and multicultural environment has citizens, expatriates and visitors mingle in a relaxed lifestyle.
Attracting demand from a wide range of segments, the government has positioned Dubai as one of the most-sought-after destinations worldwide that has so much to offer and as a result, Dubai continues to be the location of choice for the business professional and the pleasure seeker.
Some of the local attractions nearby are Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Frame, Dubai Aquarium, Dubai Canal, Dubai Opera, and Dubai Canal.