Everything You Need to Know About Dubai
Do you wish to experience a luxuriant lifestyle, visit Dubai which has the biggest and best of everything! One of the world’s best hotels, Burj Al-Arab is located here, so is Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world. That’s not all; you can find the largest indoor mall, biggest aquarium, largest indoor ski park and a lot more. ATMs dispense gold bars here. This is a city filled with expatriates, so you will never feel like an outsider here.
If the desert safari, beaches and shopping, are something you have already experienced, there are many theme parks and adventure sports you can experience (sky diving is just one of them). You can come in contact with wildlife on a safari and explore four themed sections: the Arabian, Asian, African and Safari Village. The park also has the world’s first drive-through crocodile exhibit. Dubai surely has a lot to offer to get your adrenaline pumping.
Currency: Arab Emirates Dirham
Official Language: Arabic
Say Hello: As-salamu alaykum
Local Dish: Luqaimat, Shawarma
Bottle of Beer: $12.00
Best time to visit: Mid November to early December, first half of March
The Burj Al Arab hotel uses enough gold to cover the Mona Lisa painting 46,265 times.
Dubai’s artificial Palm Islands use enough sand to fill 2.5 Empire State Buildings.
The police force in Dubai spends more on each of their super cars than it costs to send a child to college in the USA.
And best of all - you pay no income tax in Dubai!