Holidays in Dubai are guaranteed fun in the sun. This city has such an infusion of modern culture, heritage and amenities that it will attract even more discriminating visitors. Stay at some of the best hotels in the world, shop at a variety of boutiques and malls, or spend time enjoying the beautiful beaches. Below, you will find a wealth of information on Dubai vacations, including the most popular attractions.
There are few cities in the world that can boast of the number of luxury hotels like Dubai has. This city is even home to the world's only seven-star hotel. You can relax in complete comfort, try one of the many fantastic baths and dine at some of the best hotel restaurants in the world. The heart of the city, Bur Dubai, is close to many attractions, shopping centers, restaurants and a large number of city hotels. Accommodations are available to meet any budget, and most hotels have many amenities and services not found elsewhere.
This cosmopolitan city is still rich in history and heritage. You will find a wide range of dining establishments. There are five-star restaurants that emphasize local tastes of the city, but also those that offer global foods that are safe to enjoy. You will also find a number of small restaurants and street vendors pedaling their food daily. You're sure to find one or two restaurants that become your favorites.
Shopping is almost a national entertainment in Dubai. During the first two months of the year, the Dubai Shopping Festival attracts visitors from all over the world. Some of the most impressive malls in the world are here, such as Lamcy Plaza, Al Hana Center and Bur Jumar Center. You will also enjoy shopping and souks throughout the city. It is definitely a Mecca for those who want to "make purchases until it falls". Arrangements are expected and part of the fun. Look for great deals on goldsmiths and ethnic carpets throughout the city. There are even entire vacations in Dubai that focus solely on shopping!
Gold is one of the main attractions here. The winning golf courses at the Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Al Bada Golf Resort, Yacht Club, and Dubai Country Club will provide a fantastic time. If you’re not that much into golf, there are a number of other attractions, including the Jumeira Mosque, Dubai Museum, Wonderland and Wild Wadi. Spend a day visiting the Bedouin or Heritage Village. Camel races are also popular, such as sand surfing, bird watching, safaris and spending a record number of hours on the beach.
If your Dubai vacation sounds like your dream vacation, you're not alone. The city has fabulous weather throughout the year, but November to March are usually the warmest. When planning your Dubai vacation, you will want to make your reservations as soon as possible. This city is destined to become the number one tourist destination by 2020. You just won't find a destination that offers more than Dubai.