7 wonders of Dubai
Once upon a time, this place was covered by sands. It was hard to imagine that one day everything would change. Who could even dream that Dubai will become the most popular and luxury city in the whole world? Money, glory, and incredible technologies of the future, the largest commercial port, and airport in the UAE, you can find here. Dubai is one of the most successful examples how money and human labor can create amazing things. If you have never visited this adorable city before, then after this article you will spend all your credit card balance on air tickets!
Paradise for every shopper – Dubai Mall
Do you have many shopping centers or malls in your city? Please forget about it! When you see Dubai Mall, you will forget about everything that you have ever seen in your life before. The area is amazing: more than 1.2 million square meters – this is 50 football fields. This is a true paradise for shopaholics: more than 1200 stores with the best brands. Please think twice before visiting, because you risk saying “goodbye” to all your cash.
If you want to feel the original atmosphere of Dubai, you should visit the oldest area, called Bastakia. Most tourists are interested in modern Dubai with luxury hotels, buildings, golden beaches and expensive restaurants. Unfortunately, they lose a unique opportunity to see this adorable place. Bastakia is one of the main historical sights of the city. Part of the historic building was destroyed, and some were saved with the participation of the British Prince Charles, who came to the UAE and persuaded the ruler to preserve the historic buildings. So, if you want to feel the spirit of “old” Dubai, welcome to Bastakia!
The Palm Islands
I am sure you have seen these beautiful pictures on the Internet! By the way,
The Palm Islands are called the eighth wonder of the world. This is the second building, created by people, which can be seen from space. The first, as known, is the Great Wall of China. The Palm Islands were designed for tourists to attract.
The Dubai Fountain
Dubai musical fountain is a wonderful sight, which constantly gathers thousands of people around. The interesting fact is that the fountain can sing songs by the voice of Whitney Houston, Andrea Bocelli, and of course, popular Arabic tunes, including Sama Dubai in honor of Sheikh Mohammed. The Dubai Fountain is one of the largest in the world: 275 m in length and the height of jets of water reaches 150 m. Here you will immediately forget about your phone and other gadgets because all you can say is “WOW!”.
This is the world’s largest aquarium in the world! It even confirms the Guinness Book of Records. Aquarium certainly worth a look first, especially with children! This is a house for 33 000 marine animals and fish! Also, there is a huge tunnel, where you can admire the fish. The peculiarity of the aquarium is that you can swim with sharks here. Even inexperienced customers can feel such amazing emotions.
Water Park “Wild Wadi”
A real paradise for extreme people! “Wild Wadi” visitors get to the fairytale country – everything is decorated in the style of the eastern fairy tale about Sinbad the Sailor. In total, there are 30 attractions, as well as cafes, restaurants and souvenir shops. There are so many attractions here that you just do not have time to ride it all.
The Golden Market
Dubai is one of the richest cities in the whole world. Everyone knows that words “money and luxury” are synonyms with this town. So, it is quite natural that you will find here The Golden Market, where you can buy silver jewelry, products encrusted with diamonds, rubies, emeralds, pearls. Besides, this unusual Market is known for low prices for products. So, if you want to buy something beautiful and special, your eyes and purse will shock by this huge choice.